Attendee information

How much does it cost to attend?

View the registration fees, plus full details on what’s included.

Are there any discounted rates?

Discounted rates are available for students: MD, PhD or equivalent higher degree, not awarded prior to Dec 31st 2019. We must receive an email to academic.conferences@contacts.bham.ac.uk from your director certifying your status. If the email is not received within 7 days of registering, you will be charged an additional fee.

How do I register?

All registrations can be made on the online shop. Please note this booking system only allows payment via PayPal or credit/debit card. For alternative payment methods, please contact academic.conferences@contacts.bham.ac.uk.

How do I request an invoice?

Please contact academic.conferences@contacts.bham.ac.uk.

How do I request a receipt?

Once the payment process has been completed, you’ll receive an email confirming the items you have purchased.

If you do not receive this email, please contact academic.conferences@contacts.bham.ac.uk.

Will I have to pay VAT?

Delegate fees: you will only need to pay VAT on guest tickets.

Accommodation: VAT is included in the price advertised.

Can I attend the main conference social event?

You’ll have the option to add a ticket to the main conference social event during the registration process. Tickets are £50 per person and include return coach travel to and from the University. This event, at the Custard Factory in Birmingham’s Digbeth, includes a three-course street food feast, some complimentary drinks, and entertainment. A cash bar will also be available.

The guest ticket includes access to the main conference social event.

View the full social programme.

Can I cancel my place?

You can cancel your Biomag2020 booking within 14 calendar days of your purchase if this is prior to the conference.               

If you do wish to cancel you must inform the University by email: academic.conferences@contacts.bham.ac.uk  

Refunds less an administration fee of £10 will be made as soon as possible following cancellation.

The full terms and conditions of your booking can be found on the online shop.

How do I tell you my dietary requirements or other specific needs?

You can add these to your registration, or by contacting academic.conferences@contacts.bham.ac.uk.

I’ve forgotten my password for the online shop. How do I reset it?

At each log-in stage, you’ll see a Forgotten Password button. Enter your email address, and a reset password link will be emailed to you almost immediately.

How to get to the venue?

View directions to the venue.

Will I receive a certificate of attendance?

Certificates of attendance will be emailed to you at the end of the event.

How do I book accommodation?

There are a number of accommodation options available to attendees. View all the accommodation options.

Will there be a conference app?

Yes. Further details will be provided closer to the event.

What is the programme for the conference?

View the full programme, including all timings.

How can I submit an abstract?

View the abstract submission information.

How do I apply for one of the awards?

View all awards information, including criteria, prizes, deadlines, and how to apply.