Social Events

The FLoC conferences are organised into two blocks, with workshops before, between and after these. Each block has its own reception and banquet.

Block 1: ITP, LICS, RTA, SAT; 11–14 July 2010

Block 2: CAV, CSF, ICLP, IJCAR; 16–19 July 2010

Individual tickets : Individual tickets for the FLoC Reception and the Banquet can also be purchased at time of registration.

Dietary Requirements : Please advise us in the registration procedure of any special dietary requirements, e.g. vegetarian, halal, kosher, as venues require notice to provide these. We cannot undertake to fulfil strict requirements but will do our best.

Drinks Reception - Block 1


Sunday 11th July at Edinburgh Castle

Public areas of the castle will be open including the Scottish Crown Jewels.

This also the date of the Football World Cup Final and we shall be showing this on plasma screens at the event. There will be additional food and drink available for purchase during the match.

Conference Banquet - Block 1

Our Dynamic Earth

Tuesday 13 July at Our Dynamic Earth

One of Edinburgh's most popular tourist attractions, by the foot of the Royal Mile. The displays will be open for viewing.

Drinks Reception - Block 2

National Gallery of Scotland

Friday 16 July at The National Galleries of Scotland

The Galleries lie at the heart of Edinburgh's main thoroughfare, Princes Street, beneath the Castle. The National Gallery houses Scotland's national collection of fine art from the early Renaissance to the end of the nineteenth century, and will be open for viewing during the reception.

Conference Banquet - Block 2

Prestonfield House

Sunday 18 July at Prestonfield House

Nestling at the foot of Arthur's Seat close to the main university and FLoC accommodation campus.

Squash Tournament

The traditional CADE/IJCAR Squash Tournament will be held on 15 July. Any FLoC participant may sign up during registration for £8.