Conferences and Events

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COVID-19
Coronavirus updates – for Conference and Events clients & delegates

From Thursday 19th March 2020, I’m afraid the University campus is closed to external visitors.  There will only be access for essential staff and resident students. These restrictions are in place for at least 2 weeks, however, the University is continuing to monitor closely and follow healthcare and government advice from Health Protection Scotland.

The Events team are all working from home and are contactable by email via events@qmu.ac.uk.  Our normal working hours remain in place:  Monday – Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-4.30pm.  So please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any queries at all.

We also have a dedicated page on the main QMU website with FAQ’s which are continually being updated:  https://www.qmu.ac.uk/coronavirus/

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Are you looking for a cost-effective venue for a meeting or event? Do you regularly arrange conferences and events? Then Queen Margaret University could be the venue you’re looking for.

Here are Queen Margaret University we have an extensive variety of spaces available for hire covering everything from state-of-the-art lecture theatres to clinical labs and drama studios. We deliver a great service at very competitive prices and previous clients have included the Scottish Government, East Lothian Council, the Scotsman, British Psychological Society, the British and Irish Ombudsman Association, just to name a few.

From small meetings or training workshops, up to large international conferences attracting up to 250 delegates, we offer a flexible, professional conferences and events service. Whatever your event or conference needs, you can be confident that it will be professionally handled from beginning through to end by our experienced team.

Outside term times (May, June and August), we can also offer accommodation depending on availability. From September to May, we have negotiated competitive delegate rates with local and Edinburgh hotels.

We also run our own events here at QMU. From community open days to public lectures, and from a St Andrew's Day dinner and ceilidh to exhibitions. To find out what's happening, see our event listings.

The QMU Conferences & Events Team are accredited with the Customer Service Excellence standard (CSE).

    CSE Award QMU 2018  

For more information contact the events team

 

 

Conferences and Events Enquiries

If you have an Event/Conference enquiry, one of our team will contact you as soon as possible.

We aim to respond to all enquiries within one full working day of receipt.

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Conferences and Events Enquiries

Conferences and Events Team
0131 474 0000

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“You said “The temperature in the conference room was stifling and it seemed to get hotter throughout the day” and “The temperature in the Room was very hot – we had to keep the door open, which was not ideal”. In April 2019 we purchased and installed a new heating/cooling system in the conference room and this allows customers to adjust the room temperature themselves as and when required.”