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We look forward to welcoming you to the 71st British Phycological Society Winter Meeting in Newcastle

24th-27th January 2023 

The School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, Newcastle University is pleased to host this event. On this site you will be able to register and pay for the meeting, submit an abstract for a talk or poster and find links for discounted accommodation rates. You will also find an outline programme as well as information on the conference facilities, travel to Newcastle and information on where the conference dinner and poster session will take place.

BPS themes 2023
Biotechnology
Citizen Science & Sci-Art
General phycology
Phycology in a changing world

Cost

BPS Members – £120

Non-BPS members – £150 or to get the BPS member rate join for as little as £10.50 by clicking here

Included in the price are drinks at the welcome event, teas/coffees, snacks and lunches on each day of the conference as well as drinks and nibbles at the poster session and a 3-course conference dinner

Conference registration and payment

To register for the conference click here – deadline midnight 15th December

To pay for the conference click here – deadline midnight 15th December

To submit an abstract for a talk or poster click here – deadline midnight 1st January

Draft programme

Tuesday 24thWednesday 25thThursday 26thFriday 27th
MorningWelcome
BPS Presidents address
Plenary
Themed talks
Themed talksPlenary
Themed talks
AfternoonBPS Council Meeting
14:00 – 17:00
Themed talksPlenary
Themed talks
Themed talks
Prize giving
Close 15:30
EveningWelcome event
17:00 – till the wine runs out
BPS AGM
17:00 – 18:00
Poster session @ Dove Marine Laboratory
18:30 – 20:00
Buses depart university 18:00
Public lecture – Dr Matt Frost
18:00 – 19:00
Conference dinner @ BALTIC
19:30 –