The first episode of “Doctor Who” season seven will première at the MediaGuardian Edinburgh International Television Festival, the festival organisers announced today. The event, which is primarily targeted at members of the television industry, will also play host to a “Sherlock” masterclass session featuring Steven Moffat, Mark Gatiss, and Sue Vertue.

MGEITF will take place from the 23rd to 25th of August this year, placing it firmly at the heart of the Edinburgh Festival screening. It’s held by a charitable organisation and has run since 1976, attended every year by thousands of industry professionals. You can find out more about the event on its official website and blog here and here respectively.