Facilities at the ICMS

Facilites at the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences

ICMS is located on the fifth floor of the Bayes Centre. The Bayes Centre opened in 2018 and houses over 600 researchers, students and commercial partners, the Centre’s impressive space is open in design, providing interactive places for occupants from across academia, industry and the public sector to foster relationships.

ICMS is co-located on the fifth floor with the Maxwell Institute Graduate School.  

5.02 Seminar room: a flexible seminar room for up to 40 people, equipped with two blackboards, and AV equipment. This room can be used in a number of ways: as a seminar room; as a classroom or as a meeting room.

5.10 Seminar room: this room has 82 fixed seats, a two wheelchair spaces. The room is equipped with blackboards, AV equipment including dual projectors. The room overlooks the central atrium of Bayes. 

5.03 Breakout area: This large and airy space benefits from an outstanding view over Salisbury Crags and Arthur’s Seat and can be used for any number of activities. There are blackboards in the room and in the entrance corridor. The room can seat up to 90 people around tables for lunch or group working. This room can be used for catering, receptions, poster sessions, and collaborations.  As well as tables and chairs there is a sofa and lounge chairs looking out on to Arthur’s Seat through the picture window.

5.01 Breakout area: the lobby area as you exit the lifts to level 5 can be used for serving food, registration for events or just a quiet place to work or meet with a colleague.

As well as the fixed blackboards we have access to a number of whiteboards and a couple of mobile blackboards. There are also other meeting rooms within Bayes that can be booked on request for ICMS visitors. Please speak to a member of staff.

Practical notes

Access to Bayes: if you are here for an event longer than 1 day you will be given an access card which will allow you to enter and leave the building. Please take care of the card and be sure to return it before you leave the event for the last time.

ICMS staff: the ICMS administrative office,5.15, located adjacent to 5.03 is staffed between 08.30 – 17.00 Monday to Friday. ICMS staff will always be on hand during these times to help visitors.

All lavatories at Bayes are located on the west side of the building (this is the other side of the building from the ICMS rooms).

Drinking water: you can refill your own water bottle at the drinking water tap located in the pantries on the west side of the building (on the way to the lavatories).

There is a cafe on the ground floor of the Bayes Centre where hot drinks and snacks can be bought between 09.00 - 17.00.

Wireless access: Eduroam works well throughout the building. If you have problems accessing it or are not registerd for Eduroam please speak to a member of staff who can give you a wifi login.

Printing: please speak to a member of staff.