Recorders’ Conference

The 2018 BSBI Recorders' Conference was a great success and attracted 69 delegates.  It was held on 12th - 14th October at FSC's Preston Montford Field Centre so everything - talks, workshops, pop-up bookshop, meals and accommodation - was on the same site, with a range of packages to suit everyone's requirements.

Find out what people thought about the Recorders' Conference and see images from the weekend here.

The next Recorders' Conference is a regional event pencilled in for spring 2020 - watch this space or (if you're a BSBI member) look out for advance notice in BSBI News.

Recorders' Conference 2018: presentations & hand-outs

The 2018 Recorders' Conference ran from Friday 12th to Sunday 14th October 2018. The programme is below - you can download the first batch of pdfs from the talks and workshops, or contact the speakers/ find out more, by clicking on the links:



We will share the other PPTs and hand-outs as soon as they become available!

As well as the 11 talks and 13 workshops/ drop-in sessions, the 2018 Recorders' Conference also featured a field session with John Poland to road-test his new Field Key to Winter Twigs and Summerfield Books were present over the weekend with a pop-up bookshop.

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Recorders' Conference 2016: presentations

The last Recorders' Conference ran from Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th September 2016. You can now download pdfs of six of the eight presentations by following the links below:

We will share the other PPTs as soon as they become available: David Earl on Rubus and Claudia Ferguson-Smyth on Charophytes.

The 2016 Recorders' Conference  also featured workshops on vegetative ID, alien plants,  charophytes, conifers, eyebrights, forget-me-nots, MapMate, the BSBI Database, a drop-in session to contribute to the BSBI Review  here and Summerfield Books were present over the weekend with a pop-up bookshop.

Recorders' Conference 2015

The talks from the 2015 Recorders' Conference are listed below - you can also download most of the presentations and hand-outs.

There were also workshops on the Big Database, Living Record, microscopy techniques, Mapmate and plant identification. Summerfield Books were present.