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Annual Conference 2016

 Registration is closed for this event
June 10th, 2016 6:00 PM   --   June 12th, 2016 3:30 PM

The British Humanist Association Annual Conference 2016 will be held in the busy and bustling city of Birmingham, home of the Midlands Enlightenment, on 10-12 June 2016. Tickets are selling quickly, so make sure you get yours now! Annual Conference 2016 will be the biggest and best to date, with more than 500 humanists gathering for a busy weekend of lectures, plenaries, panel discussions, live entertainment – and more choice than ever before. Join us at the world-class International Convention Centre Birmingham with an amazing cast of speakers from the worlds of science, comedy, journalism, history, philosophy, and the arts.

We are delighted to be welcoming the following fantastic guest speakers to Annual Conference 2016, and we will be announcing more in the weeks to come.

2016 01 20 v2 IS Badge Shappi Khorshandi2016 04 21 v1 IS AC Grayling Badge2016 01 20 v2 IS Badge Alice Roberts

This year's Conference brings us to the home of the Midlands Enlightenment, and to the world-class International Convention Centre Birmingham. We’ve done everything we can to make this year’s Conference as affordable as it can possibly be. 

  • £129 for BHA or HSS members
  • £149 for non-members
  • £89 for students

2016 01 20 v2 IS AccommodationThe BHA Annual Conference Accommodation Portal has kindly been organised by MeetBirmingham, and allows quick and easy booking at hotels near the Conference venue with rooms reserved specially for BHA Conference delegates. You are, of course, free to make your own accommodation arrangements too. 

​​2016 01 20 v2 IS Programme Please note that the follow details are tentative, and subject to change.

2016 01 20 v2 IS Friday 18:00 - Late | Drinks reception open to all
2016 01 20 v2 IS Saturday 09:00 | Saturday sessions begin 17:00 | Saturday sessions end 19:00 | Drinks reception (Dining tickets only)
20:00 | Gala Dinner (Dining tickets only)
2016 01 20 v2 IS Sunday 10:00 | Sunday sessions begin 15:30 | Sunday sessions close




Please see here details of the Annual Conference 2016 cancellation policy.  

Standard: £149.00
Members: £129.00
Students: £89.00
HSS Members: £129.00


The International Convention Centre, Birmingham
Broad Street
Hall 4
Birmingham, B1 2EA
United Kingdom

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