BISA 2020 is open to both members and non-members. The conference is competitively priced with over 30% discount on the standard rate for our members. There are also significant discounts for early-career researchers and students.

Rates include

  • coffee break refreshments
  • lunch
  • invitation to the AGM
  • BISA conference reception on the evening of Wednesday 17 June at Wylam Brewery

Please note that conference rates do not include travel, accommodation and visas.

We operate the conference on a non-profit basis and seek out venues that can meet the needs of our delegates at a competitive price. The Newcastle Civic Centre is publicly owned and was the most competitively priced venue available in the city that could meet our requirements.

Standard rates

  • 3 day conference rate £330
  • Day rate £115

We will issue a refund of the difference in price to anyone becomes a member of BISA within 7 working days of taking out a standard rate. Please email office@bisa.ac.uk once you have completed the joining process so that we know to issue your refund.

Member discounted rates

  • 3 day conference rate £225
  • Day rate £80

ECR and Emeritus rates

  • Non-member 3 day £220
  • Member 3 day £155
  • Non-member day £75
  • Member day £55

Student rates

  • Non-member 3 day £160
  • Member 3 day £95
  • Non-member day £60
  • Member day £40

Institutional Named Members 

Your conference rate has already been paid within your membership fee. 

School Members

By invitation only

Registration will open on 17 February 2020.