Why this Conference?
You’ll be engaging with two world-class speakers over six sessions from Friday evening to Saturday afternoon. [Click to see more about the speakers.] They will present cutting-edge scientific research and explore some of the moral and ethical implications of Darwinism and Design. Two sessions will be devoted to dealing with your questions and the responses of the speakers will shape their presentations.
The main questions explored through the six conference presentations and workshops will be:
The speakers operate at the highest levels in their own academic work and have a gift for making their subjects relevant, interesting and intelligible for non-specialists.
Who is the conference for?
It is for anyone who has a serious interest in understanding the current direction of origins science and its wider implications for individuals and society. It is not primarily aimed at academics, but at all those who interact with these issues in the course of their work, study or voluntary activities.
The conference programme will run from 5.30pm on Friday September 28th until 4.45pm on Saturday September 29th.
The full package, Friday and Saturday, with all meals, refreshments and accommodation is £119pp for twin or double accommodation, and £129 single. All rooms are en-suite.
Alternatively for those wishing to book their own accommodation there is available a Full Conference - ex accommodation package at £89. This includes all meals and refreshments at the Conference Centre commencing with dinner at 5.30pm on Friday 28th through to the conclusion on Saturday afternoon.
Please note that registration closes on Tuesday September 25th at 1.00pm.
Prices are fully inclusive commencing with Dinner on Friday evening from 5:30pm through to departure from 4:45pm on Saturday.
Unlimited hot drinks are available in the lounges after evening sessions.
Full Breakfast, morning and afternoon refreshments on Saturday with cafeteria hot lunch menus.
All rooms are en-suite. Prices are per person.
URGENT – the ID Conference is nearly full. We would expect the conference to be full within 2 days, that is by Sunday night September 16th unless we take the following steps. These steps are operative immediately from early on Saturday September 15th.
Please DO NOT attempt to register at any time now without first exchanging emails with our Conference Office who will confirm or otherwise a place within 12 hours of your request.
When seeking availability of a place please state the type of room you require – Single, Twin or Double.
Please also confirm that you will register, on line, within 24 hours, on receipt of the offer of a place.
We regret we cannot keep options open longer than 24 hours, such is the pressure on registrations.
If you plan to attend and use the own-accommodation option, then you may register for that as normal and do not need to apply for confirmation of a place being available.
If you have already been in direct personal contact with the conference office and a place has been allocated to you, that room has been allocated to you.
Early registration now is asked for please however.
Extra nights at the conference centre may be booked direct with the centre: http://www.elim.org.uk/Group/Group.aspx?ID=168519
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50% to the end of August 2012
25% up to and including Sptember 14th, 2012
Thereafter cancellation may be possible but on a case by case basis only: we will do our best to help but regret that no formal guarantees can be offered.