Mini-conference - Scotland 2017
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Scotland – Friday 5 May 2017
This was a one-day mini-conference organised by the local groups in Scotland – Edinburgh, Glasgow and North/East Scotland. The programme for the event, held at the City of Edinburgh Methodist Church, included sessions by:
- Geoff Pullum – Professor of General Linguistics at the University of Edinburgh, and a well-known blogger at Language Log and Lingua Franca
- Laura Poole – editorial trainer at Copyediting.com and author of Juggling on a High Wire: The Art of Work-Life Balance When You’re Self-Employed
This mini-conference was mainly for SfEP members based in Scotland and the areas just south of the border with NE and CA postcodes. The cost of attendance was £40 and delegates were awarded two SfEP upgrade points.
Travel directions to the venue were supplied here.
A comprehensive report on the mini-conference – including photographs – can be found in a blog post by Denise Cowle.