Autumn Conference 2014


5-8 September, Aston University, Birmingham

Registration - Please note that the early bird deadline was 24 August. Online registration is still possible until Friday 29 August at the door price.
Registration will also be possible on the door, but you may have to queue and will not have a printed name badge.

Book online here (payment by cheque or card). You will need to be logged in to the members intranet.

How to book if you wish to represent an organisation or campaign at conference

Press pass enquiries to Zoe Hall, Senior Press Officer


Exhibiting and other commercial opportunities

Online stall bookings are now closed, but there are some spaces still available. Please contact for last-minute opportunities.
A-Z of Exhibitors


The Final Agenda is available on the SOC pages of the members intranet (you willl need to log in). 

Download a document which explains the policy making process. 

Download a draft timetable.
Please note that there may be minor changes to this between now and conference. 


Accommodation, travel and creche
There is good quality on-site student accommodation (en-suite) available at £40 per night or on-site hotel accommodation at £65 per night. 
Click here for more information on accommodation
Click here for more information on travel
Click here for more information on the Conference Creche (booking deadline Fri Aug 29)

First Timers
Download a guide to conference here


All queries should be addressed to the Conferences Co-ordinator,