The 2017 annual conference will take place on Monday, April 24th - Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at the Mercure Perth Hotel, Perth, Scotland
Please make sure that you have read the instructions before clicking the button! Registration will close on March 31st. Your registration options are as follows:
If you are registering another person, please enter their name in PayPal's comment field. This comment field can also be used to indicate dietary requirements such as vegetarian / vegan.
Spouses / accompanying persons do not need to register. The hotel will charge you a separate fee — payable at reception — for using your room as a double as well as for the meals and functions. We would appreciate if you could apprise us of your travelling with an accompanying person by writing an email to email@example.com.
Paypal will send an email confirming your payment. You will obtain a full receipt for reimbursement purposes as part of your conference pack.
Conference delegates wanting to book extra nights (Sunday and/or Wednesday), please contact the hotel directly via this e-mail.
In case of any doubts or problems, please do not hesitate to ask firstname.lastname@example.org.
Perth mainly claims its special place in Scottish history because it is home to the Stone of Scone, the traditional place where Scottish kings were crowned. (Remember your Shakespeare?) For us down-to-earth economists, this special place is primarily due to Perth's location in the centre of Scotland, which Perth shares with Scotland's medieval capital, Stirling.
The fact that Perth can be reached from all parts of Scotland in under two hours (excepting very faraway places) has been a main factor in the SES's decision to base all its major events there. Perth also has an excellent infrastructure for events.
If you are new to the SES and do not live in Scotland, however, Perth may seem to be quite a long way away. Here is a couple of tips for travellers: