Scotland's Towns Conference 2016: Unlocking the Potential of Scotland's Towns

9 November 2016 | Adam Smith Theatre and Kirkcaldy Galleries, Kirkcaldy


  1. On Wednesday 9 November 2016 in the 'Lang Toun', 200 practitioners, agencies, communities and towns advocates get together to discuss how towns can unlock their potential through partnerships and inclusive growth.
  2. Scotland's Towns Conference - the largest annual gathering for all those passionate about town regeneration and improvement in Scotland - was hosted by Fife Council, and welcomed a fantastic range of speakers, workshops and networking opportunities. The conference also hosted an exhibition of shortlisted entries for STP's FutureTown Design Competition, where delegates could vote for their favourite entry in a special ballot box!
  3. With the annual Scotland's Towns Conference as part of Scotland's Towns Week over for another year, conversations, projects and new inspirations continue to develop. Below we tell the 'story' of the day, including the wider social media discussion that took place before, during and after the conference. Please get in touch with STP if we've missed anything you felt was important, or you would like more information about any aspect of the conference!
  4. Buildup
  5. There was great anticipation ahead of the conference, with attendees preparing to discuss and learn about the issues of importance to them.
  6. STC16 sponsors and supporters were on hand to show delegates how they can support their towns