Edinburgh set to host prestigious European conference

Published: 13 December 2017

The Capital is preparing to play host to one of the most prestigious conferences in Europe. The Eurocities network brings together the local governments of more than 130 of Europe’s largest cities and 40 partner cities.

Milan played host to last year’s conference of the influential network and this year’s was held in the Slovenian Capital Ljubljana.

Edinburgh is a vibrant capital city with a long history of strong international and European connections, having played a key role in the intellectual, scientific and cultural development of Europe.

Cllr Gavin Barrie, Economy Convener, The City of Edinburgh Council


The preparations for next year’s gathering in Edinburgh will be discussed in Brussels today where a media partnership between the city council and the Evening News will be announced to promote the event and the ideas which will be debated there. The conference is due to be held at the EICC in November...

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