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Registration is now open for the 50th Anniversary Annual Conference of the British Society of Gerontology from 7 - 9 July 2021, which will be held online, hosted by Lancaster University. Please see below for for information regarding registration, including available tickets and prices. 

Please note that this year we are using the Oxford Abstract system for registration, the same system as for submission of abstracts. This means you can use the same email and login as you did for submission to process your registration, and all conference information will be found in one place. 

Please ensure you review the terms and conditions of registration which are found here. If you are registering on behalf of someone else, you can use this form

For queries about registration or anything else related to the 2021 Annual Conference, please contact

Discounted Registration Fees For Members of the British Society of Gerontology

Members of British Society of Gerontology will benefit from significantly reduced conference registration fees and will obtain all the benefits of membership for the year. Become a BSG Member today and receive a discount on the cost of registration. Please apply for BSG membership BEFORE registering for the conference, as you will be asked for your membership number. If attendees apply for BSG membership AFTER registering for the conference, no refund of conference fees will be possible.

All members will be required to enter their BSG membership number at time of registering.

For any assistance in applying for BSG Membership, please contact


We are working towards being fully inclusive and we endeavour to arrange events which reflect this. We appreciate your co-operation in meeting specific requirements and ask that you information us immediately if you require additional support. There is space to do so in the registration form, or you can contact the Conference Secretariat on the email address below.

Registration Fees

Ticket type Early Bird Standard
 BSG Member (Waged) £95 £115
 BSG Member (Unwaged/Student/Concession) £65 £90
 Non Member (Waged) £125 £145
 Non Member (Unwaged/Student Concession) £90 £115
Registration includes access to all conference sessions, including keynotes, parallel sessions and social events hosted online. All presenters will be required to register by the early bird deadline to secure their place in the programme. 


 ERA Pre-Conference Event Registration
 BSG Member FREE
 Non Member

ERA Registration includes a online workshop event on Tuesday 6 July  Even if you are not attending BSG 2021, you are welcome to register for the ERA Pre-Conference Event. Pleas see the ERA page for more details.

Please read our registration terms and conditions for booking, payment and refund information for all tickets.

Key Deadlines & Dates

1 July 2020
Abstract Submission Now Open
20 January 2021
Abstract Submission Deadline
5 February 2021
50@50 Bursary Application Deadline
25 March 2021
Abstract Notifications
29 April 2021
Early Bird Registration Deadline
6 July 2021
The ERA Pre-Conference Event
7 July 2021 to 9 July 2021
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