The key events in the annual BSP calendar include the annual residential meetings in spring and autumn which are focused upon general and specialist aspects of parasitology.

The video on the right gives a flavour of our events, which are attended by a wide range of academics, researchers and students.

Travel Awards

If you are a student you may be able to apply for one of our meeting travel awards to support your attendance at these events, find out more.

To see abstracts of our past meetings

Upcoming BSP events

Below you can find all the events run by the BSP for our members.

BSP Autumn Symposium 2018

This year’s Autumn Symposium will be a 1-day event held in Liverpool at the Foresight Centre.

BSP Spring meeting 2019

The 2019 Spring Meeting will be held in Manchester on 15-17 April 2019.

BSP Autumn Symposium 2019

The 2019 Autumn Symposium will be held at Queens University Belfast, on ‘Post-genomic progress in helminth parasitology’.

BSP Spring Meeting 2020

The BSP Spring Meeting in 2020 will be held at University of Edinburgh on 12-15 April. More details to follow.

BSP Spring Meeting 2018

The 2018 Spring Meeting was held at Aberystwyth University from 8th-11th April, with over 380 people registered to attend.

Other events

Other organisations run events that you might find interesting: here are some up and coming events occurring across the world for those with an interest in parasitology.

ICOPA: 14th International Congress of Parasitology, 2018

ICOPA: 14th International Congress of Parasitology, 19–24th Aug 2018. Daegu, Korea.

EMBO workshop: Molecular advances and parasite strategies in host infection

Workshop to be held in Autumn 2018, Les Embiez Island, France.

Brazilian Society of Protozoology (SBPz) conference 2018

The next SBPz Conference will be held in Caxambu, Brazil, 5-7th November 2018.