World Canal Conference 2016

When & Where

Monday, 19 September 2016 (All day) to Friday, 23 September 2016 (All day)
Eden Court, Bishops Road, Inverness, IV3 5SA

Event Details

As the proud host of this year’s World Canals Conference Forth & Clyde Canal Society is delighted to announce details of the event including outline agenda, information on our unique study visits, fantastic pre and post-conference tours and accompanying persons programme.

The call for abstracts is now open and you can find details of how to submit an application on their website. See

You can also book online to get the early bird discount.

If you have any questions please email our team

The programme is as follows:
• Monday 19th September Technical challenges & innovation
• Tuesday 20th September Waterways as a driver for regeneration
• Wednesday 21st September Growing tourism & commercialising the assets
• Thursday 22nd September Safeguarding the heritage of our waterways


See website

Event Location

Eden Court
Bishops Road


Please note that you should check with the event organiser to confirm details of times and location - Scottish Local History Forum is not responsible for the events hosted by Member Societies.