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Special Events/Social

BeeTogether at BSG2018

Whether you are a PhD student, early-career researcher, attending BSG conference for the first time, or a regular attender,, there will be a dedicated BeeTogether area where you can meet people and get involved with some fun activities alongside and throughout the conference timetable. Look out for the BeeTogether logo!

Ongoing drop-in activities

  • Envisage - How do you picture your later life?
    Creative materials will be provided at the BeeTogether Area
  • Pollination - Share your ideas and experiences with others!
    Questions and materials provided at the BeeTogether Area

Scheduled activities

  • Mindfulness: Thursday, 09.00 – 09.30, BeeTogether Area
  • Walk to Whitworth Park: Thursday, 13.00 – 14.00, meet at BeeTogether Area
  • Meeting Point before dinner: Thursday, 19.30, look for the logo at the dinner location
  • Pilates: Friday, 08.30 – 09.00, BeeTogether Area

Welcome Reception

Wednesday 4 July 2018

The Welcome Reception will be held on Wednesday 4 July following our three flagship symposia.

During the evening, the presentation of the Stirling Student Poster Prize will be made. Light refreshment is included in the cost of the full registration fee. Additional tickets, including tickets for day-delegates can be purchased when registering. BSG would like to thank Marketing Manchester for its support towards the Welcome Reception.


Conference Dinner

Thursday 5 July 2018

The Conference Dinner will be held at the Principal Manchester. With its clock tower and striking Victorian architecture, The Principal Manchester is an unmistakable landmark in the city's skyline. A magnificent, terracotta Grade II listed building, the hotel has a history dating back to 1890, when it first opened as The Refuge Assurance Company headquarters.

Join us for what is always an enjoyable evening. The cost of a drink on arrival, 3 course dinner with coffee and wine is included in the full registration fee.

Additional tickets are priced at £58.50 and can be booked when registering.


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Contact us bsgconference2018@britishgerontology.org