2025 Digital Research Conference

1st Digital Research Conference at the University of Edinburgh

The first Digital Research Conference at the University of Edinburgh will take place on 29th January 2025 at John McIntyre Conference Centre and will bring together researchers and professional staff supporting digital, data-intensive, and computational research.

Its aims are to promote best practices and inspire, encourage collaborations and stimulate discussion across schools, colleges and professional services on a broad range of digital research-related topics.

Digital Research Confernece logo showing a colourful wheel

Themes & Sessions

Call for papers

We encourage University of Edinburgh academic, professional staff, and postgraduate research students to submit a paper, lighting talk or poster abstract addressing the themes above.

Submit your abstract



  • Professor Kim Graham will deliver the opening keynote. 
  • Digital research leads across colleges will join a closing keynote panel discussion. Details TBC.  

Key dates

  • May 2024 -  Call for papers opens 
  • July 2024 -  Papers abstract submission deadline
  • September 2024 - Programme Announcement & Registration for attendees opens