Conference Day

Join us for Scotland's first Night Time Economy Conference

Our aim is to explore changes within night life culture, and highlight the needs and wants from a night time economy by the people who use and make it.

We are hosting a day of talks covering Night Time Economy, Nightlife Culture, Urban Life & The Night, Health & Safety, and Scottish Licensing.

Conference day will be held on 

Tuesday 22nd May 2018        12:00 - 16:00

Brewdog, Castlegate, 5-9 Union St, Aberdeen AB11 5BU

The event is free to attend, registration is required as catering will be provided. 

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Night Time Economy

A holistic view of the night time economy and its position within a city centre.

Managing a city after dark - safety, performance, future goals, night-time managers


Night Life Culture

Exploring business trends, change in societies use of the night, and the shift in night club culture.

What do you want from your night life experience?

Event experience over alcohol consumption?


Urban Life at Night

Striking the balance between city living and a vibrant night time economy.

Are noise complaints killing culture? Agent of Change Principle. 

Are venues penalised unfairly? A review of The Arches, Glasgow.


Health & Safety

Do we need to re-think our approach to reduce vulnerability and harm within the night time economy?

Drug Testing Kits to tackle drugs within night time economy.

The work of Red Frogs, and a review of the student community.


Scottish Licensing Policies

Exploring Scottish Licensing Board Policies -  Are they fit for purpose? 

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