Glasgow Caledonian University
University for the Common Good
Glasgow, G4 0BA
Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is a vibrant, innovative and multi-award winning University for the Common Good, contributing to society in a manner that embraces yet goes beyond the traditional role of a university. GCU’s student experience nurtures knowledge and creativity to address real-world global challenges, transforming the lives of our students and others.
Having recently undergone a £32 million pound redevelopment, including the creation of the new flexible 488 seat conference hall, the stunning Lantern room, and the award winning Saltire Centre. It is a contemporary, compact campus with excellent road, rail and air links. You’ll love it!
Argyle Street Arches
253 Argyle Street
Argyle Street Arches is Glasgow’s most atmospheric event space. An industrial venue steeped in history it comprises a series of adjoining arches and is part of the substructure of Glasgow’s Central Station. A strong environmental ethos governs all operations at the venue as it strives to become Glasgow’s greenest venue.
This is the location for dinner on Monday 9 September and, as well as amazing food, you’ll be introduced to a couple of Glasgow delicacies. Foundation Scotland will be encouraging you onto the floor for a traditional Scottish ceilidh afterwards. At the end of the night, you’re right in the city centre if you fancy a wee beverage in one of the many clubs and bars nearby.
Glasgow Science Centre
50 Pacific Quay
Glasgow, G51 1EA
As well as being an awesome visitor attraction, presenting concepts of science and technology in unique and inspiring ways, Glasgow Science Centre is an independent Scottish Charity which aims to increase awareness of science for all in Scotland while promoting Scotland’s science, education and innovation capability.
Spending a ‘Night in the Museum’, or at least an evening, will be a highlight of the conference because while you enjoy your glass of bubbly you will be able to experiment with the interactive exhibits. Then it’s down to the Atrium for a sumptuous meal that’s designed to impress but not intimidate. And are you ready for a homegrown stunning surprise? We’ve got a cracker for you. See you there!