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8 September 2024 to 12 September 2024University of Manchester

Wednesday 11 September 2024

BERA/WERA Conference Gala Dinner 19.00 – 00.00
Price: £75-£95
Venue: Emirates Old Trafford (all areas of this venue is fully accessible)

Emirates Old Trafford is a cricket ground in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England. It opened in 1857 as the home of Manchester Cricket Club and has been the home of Lancashire County Cricket Club since 1864. 

Bringing the glamour to the conference, this is a ‘must attend’ part of the conference to be remembered. We will be celebrating in style for BERA’s 50th anniversary. Be prepared to dress up with your dancing shoes.

We also have a quiet area to drink your coffee, if you want to continue conversations with friends and colleagues when the entertainment starts.

Dress code: Dress to impress

Price includes:

  • Welcome drink on arrival and entertainment
  • 3 course meal with drinks (including coffee)
  • Live band

Tuesday 10 September 2024

BERA/WERA ECR Social Event 18.00 – 20.00
Price: £30-£60
Venue: Manchester Museum

This will be an exciting evening for ECRs to meet new and old colleagues and network. There will be food and drink and games to maximise connections. 

Price includes:

  • Drinks
  • Canapes
  • Entertainment

Sponsored by: Manchester Institute of Education (University of Manchester)

Monday 9 September 2024

BERA/WERA Welcome Reception 18.30 – 20.00
Price: Free for all registered delegates
Venue: University of Manchester

An informal evening reception is open to all delegates at no extra cost. Delegates are invited to the Welcome Reception whilst enjoying wine (soft drinks are available) and a light bite.

This will be an excellent opportunity to network and mingle with exhibitors, meet old friends and colleagues, and to make new ones.

The Welcome Reception is included in the full registration fees. Additional tickets for guests can be purchased at the time of registration.

Sponsored by: Manchester Institute of Education (University of Manchester)