Location & Accommation



IMAP 2018 will be held in Surgeons' Hall, part of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. The King Khalid building is a wonderful converted church with a modern 158 seat auditorium with state-of-the-art AV equipment. The reception area provides space for posters, exhibition stands and refreshments.

Address & Directions

The addrss of the King Khalid conference centre is:

Surgeons' Hall
Nicolson Street
Edinburgh, EH8 9DW, UK

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Getting to Edinburgh

Edinburgh Airport has connections to all major European cities as well as direct flights from North America and the Middle East. Regular flights to London Heathrow and Amsterdam Schipol offer worldwide connections. Information about getting to and from the airport is available.

There are regular train services to Edinburgh, see the Getting Here page for more information.

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There is no accommodation provided by the conference, but Edinburgh has a wide selection of good quality accommodation at a range of prices.

Ten Hill Place

Surgeons' Hall has its own 4* hotel right next to the King Khalid building. More information and online booking on the hotel website.

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University of Edinburgh Accommodation

The University of Edinburgh offers good-quality accommodation at reasonable prices. Visit the Edinburgh First website for more information and online booking. The Richmond Place Apartments and KM Central are located about 2 minutes walk from Surgeons' Hall. Pollock Halls is about 15 minutes walk.

Other Accommodation in Edinburgh

For details of other accommodation in Edinburgh, visit the This is Edinburgh website.