Programme & Essential Information

View the programme and essential information.

This December, we invite you to join us and over 1200 international ecologists in Birmingham for Europe’s largest and most influential annual event dedicated to ecology.

Attendee Information

Our delegate instructions provide you with all the key information you need for the conference, so please take the time to read through these before travelling to Birmingham.

You can download these from the bottom of this page.

Presenter Guidelines

Congratulations on being accepted to give a presentation at the 2018 BES Annual Meeting in Birmingham. Guidelines for standard talks, lightning talks, and poster presentations can be downloaded below. Please read through all instructions carefully before the meeting to ensure your presentation is prepared correctly.


Oral Presentation Guidelines

Lightning Talk Guidelines

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Poster Presentation Guidelines

2012 Bulletin Article on Poster Presentation Tips