Early-bird Deadline Monday 24 July 2017

Standard Registration 25 July 2017 – 29 August 2017

Late & Onsite Registration from 30 August 2017


Registration is required for all IFPA 2017 delegates. Early-bird registration fees are offered at a discounted rate and New Investigators benefit from further reduced registration fees.

Verification of New Investigator Status form should be emailed at the time of registration to ensure proper processing.


Meeting Registration Rates


Early-bird Registration

(available until 23:59 GMT on 24 July 2017)

Standard Registration

(available from 25 July 2017 until 29 August 2017 23:59 GMT)

Late and Onsite

(available from 30 August 2017)

 Standard Delegate





New Investigator Delegate*





 One Day Registration





*Definition of New Investigator: A full time graduate student for the Masters, Ph.D. (D.Phil) or regional equivalent, a post-doctoral fellow, or new investigator normally within three years of receiving their doctoral or senior degree.  

The registration fee for delegates includes:

  • Access to all IFPA 2017 Meeting sessions
  • Delegate bag including all Meeting materials and a name badge
  • Entrance to the Welcome Reception
  • All refreshment breaks during the Meeting, including lunch
  • Registration does not include accommodation or ticket to the Gala Dinner


Welcome Reception – Wednesday 30 August 2017

Join your fellow delegates for drinks and snacks at the Manchester Museum from 18:30. This is a great introduction to the Meeting. Tickets are complimentary for registered delegates and £20 each for additional guests. 


Early Career Social Evening - Thursday 31 August 2017

The informal Early Career evening will be held at the Pie & Ale in the northern quarters of Manchester. Please book this on your registration form, alternatively add it to your existing booking via "manage my booking"

More information will follow.


Gala Dinner – Friday 1 September 2017

The IFPA Gala dinner will take place in the evening on Friday 1st September at the Meeting Venue – Manchester Central (Manchester Central Convention Complex Ltd. Manchester, Petersfield, M2 3GX).

Tickets are priced as below:

  • Standard registration: £15.00 
  • New Investigator: £5.00
  • Additional Guests: £65.00

Further details to be announced in due course.


Children and Accompanying persons

Due to regulations, children and accompanying persons are not permitted to attend the Meeting. There is opportunity for accompanying persons to attend the social programme, including the Welcome Reception and Gala Dinner. Prices are detailed above.


Cancellation policy

Cancellation of Registration / Refund Requests

Notification of cancellation must be made in writing and sent to Bioscientifica Ltd to the following email Please send your proof of payment with the written cancellation. All bank fees related to the refunds are to be paid by the delegate. Cancellation of registration or refund requests will be accepted until and on 24 July 2017. Refunds will be processed after the Meeting has taken place. For cancellations or refund requests made after 24 July 2017 (for any reason including ill health) we regret that no refunds can be made. Delegates are fully liable for damages caused to the third parties and property. All delegates shall have valid, comprehensive third party liability insurance.


The Federation may hold and process by computer or otherwise information given as a result of registration on this Website (Personal Data). This Personal Data will be held securely and will not be provided to third parties other than subject to equivalent conditions. Delegate information may be shared with contracted third party suppliers of the Meeting as required to only be used for specific and agreed Meeting communication.

All prices quoted are in GBP.

No refunds will be made after 24 July 2017 – cancellation requests received before this date will be refunded after the Meeting has taken place.

The last date to register for payment by bank transfer is 2 August 2017. After this date all registrations will need to be paid by debit/credit card only. All senders bank charges are to be paid by sender.

It is strongly recommended that you register in advance for the Meeting. Payment will be required at the time of registration. Cash and cheque payments CANNOT be accepted onsite. Payment onsite at IFPA 2017 will be accepted by debit/credit card only.

Please note: Attendees must be over the age of 16 to enter the Meeting.

There is a strict NO PHOTOGRAPHY policy at the IFPA 2017 Meeting. Delegates may be asked to leave if this policy is not adhered to.