Conference venue

The Third Annual ACM Conference on Learning at Scale is hosted by the University of Edinburgh at the beautiful capital of Scotland and one of the most remarkable cities in the world!

The conference will be held at the University of Edinburgh's John McIntyre Conference Centre, which is a large conference centre located 10 minutes walk from the Edinburgh city centre and right at the foot of the famous Arthur's seat.

Map of Learning@Scale'16 Conference venue


John McIntyre Conference Centre


John McIntyre Conference Centre is a large recently renovated conference centre with a state-of-the-art visual and audio conferencing equipment. There are five open-air terrace overlooking Arthur's Seat which provide fantastic place for informal meetings and discussions. More information at Edinburgh First website.

About the University of Edinburgh

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The University of Edinburgh was established in 1583 by a Royal Charter granted by James VI and has been providing outstanding educational opportunities to students from around the world for more than 400 years. The university is internationally acclaimed and proud to mix tradition with innovation, heritage with trailblazing and outstanding academic credentials with an open, friendly culture, all located in one of Europe’s most inspiring and vibrant cities.

About Edinburgh

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Welcome to Edinburgh, the inspiring capital of Scotland, where centuries of history meet a vibrant, cosmopolitan city in an unforgettable setting. Discover stunning scenery, striking architecture and fine food, and beautiful coast and countryside in the nearby Lothians. From the world’s festival capital and a UNESCO World Heritage Site to world-class visitor attractions and exhilarating outdoor pursuits, Edinburgh is an amazing place with a lots to offer.