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How to get to the Edinburgh office

The Edinburgh office of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) is in Exchange Crescent, just a few minutes walk from the Lothian Road

Address:

Level 2, Exchange Crescent
7 Conference Square
Edinburgh EH3 8RA

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By train

The office is between Haymarket and Waverley stations.  The walk is around 20 minutes from Waverley or 15 minutes from Haymarket.

By coach

Long distance coaches, and coaches from other parts of Scotland, stop at Haymarket or Shandwick Place/Princes Street.  Please check with the driver.

From Edinburgh Airport

For visitors arriving at Edinburgh Airport, the journey from the airport to Exchange Crescent can be made by tram or bus.

By tram, the journey takes approximately 25 minutes and the nearest tram stop to the IFoA's office is West End - Princes Street.  

The Airlink Express bus service (Service 100) runs every 10 minutes to and from the city centre and takes approximately 25 minutes, but can take longer during peak travel times.  The nearest bus stop is West End.

A taxi from the airport to Exchange Crescent takes about 20 minutes (allow extra time at peak periods.)

 

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Events calendar

  • India Town Hall

    Webinar
    28 January 2021

    Spaces available

    IFoA Immediate Past President John Taylor would like to invite you to the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries’ (IFoA) virtual India Town Hall 2021, hosted by John Taylor with IFoA Council Member Mahidhara Davangere and IFoA Chief Executive, Stephen Mann. 

  • Spaces available

    What are the options for the world economy looking ahead?

    In this Thought Leadership Lecture, Economist, Vicky Pryce, will be discussing world economic trends, including the differences in geographical performance and how output is recovering and where.

  • Spaces available

    Trust and Leadership for Actuaries

    Led by Dr. Jim Baxter, University of Leeds, this webinar introduces some key ideas in the ethics of trust, with a particular focus on those in, or on the path to, leadership roles. Dr Baxter is joined by a panel of experienced leaders who will give their personal perspectives on how they understand the value of trust and how they seek to promote and inspire trust, drawing on their experiences of leadership. The panel includes:

  • Health and Care Hot Topics webinar

    Online webinar
    10 February 2021

    Spaces available

    In this webinar, we have two presentations showing the latest research on the implications for life and health insurers of two key issues: genomics and pandemic risk.

    Dr Peter Joshi and Paul Timmers will share their research on how well-established underwriting processes can allow for genomics in predicting expected mortality and morbidity. They will then discuss the potential for stratified screening and personalised medicine to improve health and reduce claim costs.

  • Spaces available

    As the world’s attention begins to turn to COP26 later this year in Glasgow, Sarah Gordon (Chief Executive, Impact Investing Institute) will share her vision for how the financial services industry can deliver for people and the planet, as well as how to encourage more investment with the intention to generate positive, measurable social and environmental impact alongside a financial return.

  • Sub-Saharan Africa Town Hall

    26 February 2021

    Spaces available

    IFoA Immediate Past President John Taylor would like to invite you to the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries’ (IFoA) virtual SSA Town Hall 2021, hosted by John Taylor with IFoA Council Members Mukami Njeru, Prosper Matiashe and IFoA Chief Executive, Stephen Mann.

  • MENAP Town Hall

    2 March 2021

    Spaces available

    IFoA Immediate Past President John Taylor would like to invite you to the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries’ (IFoA) virtual MENAP Town Hall 2021, hosted by John Taylor and IFoA Chief Executive, Stephen Mann.