Social Events

All the evening social events are included in the registration fee (or for the day attended for one day registration), but places must be pre-booked.

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Sunday 5th September
Welcome Reception sponsored by Green Engineering
Edinburgh International Conference Centre

The Conference will open with an informal drinks reception and buffet to give delegates to chance to catch up with friends and colleagues. Come and register, then join us for Games Night where you can relax and have fun!

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Monday 6th September
Networking Evening sponsored by Lallemand
The Hub

The Hub is a historic, A-listed building, which towers over the old town in the heart of the festival city, and is set on the historic Royal Mile, on the approach to Edinburgh Castle. Tuesday night’s event will be a relaxed networking event with drinks and a buffet, followed by some great entertainment from Big Vern N The Shootas.

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Tuesday 7th September
Surprise Event sponsored by Briggs of Burton
Surprise venue

The headline social event of WDSC 2021 will be the usual extravaganza you’ve all come to expect from our Diamond Sponsor, Briggs! Prepare to be wowed by stunning surroundings, lavish entertainment and delightful food and drink.