Manchester 2018


12th Annual Meeting
at the Hilton Hotel, Deansgate Manchester - 3rd-5th October 2018



Annual Meeting Programme


The annual meeting programme can accessed using the dropdown menus above, and we will be posting updates regularly.


Claud Worth Lecture

Prof Chris Lloyd

Great Ormond Street Hospital, UK


Trimble Lecture

Prof Michael Brodsky

Mayo Clinic, USA



Prof Tony Moore




Please download the booking form and return with your cheque payment or you can pay by bacs (please contact for details) or you can pay using paypal (you do not need a paypal account).  If you require an invoice for payment from your Trust, please ensure you apply before 31st August and ensure that you provide BIPOSA with a purchase order number.  Invoices will not be issued without a purchase order.




Please note that it is your responsibility to make your own accommodation arrangements.


There are rooms available at the Hilton on a group rate.  Use the booking reference MBIPO (or quote BIPOSA Conference, 3-5 Oct).  The rate is £150 per night bed and breakfast (supplement payable for twin / dual occupancy).  Please phone the hotel reservation Tel +44-161-870-1600 with your credit card to make your own booking or link here to bring up the Hotel’s booking portal.


 Annual Meeting Venue


The 2018 Annual Meeting will take place at the Hilton Deansgate, Manchester.    The Hilton is located at

303 deansgate, manchester, M3 4LQ, Tel +44-161-870-1600


 BIPOSA Annual Dinner


The annual dinner will take place at the Museum of Science & Industry


 Annual Meeting Sponsors


The exhibition space for this year's meeting has been fully allocated. We are pleased to announce that the following companies will be attending this year's BIPOSA.


Information for e-poster presenters


The deadline for submitting your eposter is Friday 28th September 2018.  For information on format and upload please read our eposter section


Information for rapid fire & for free paper presenters


The deadline for submitting your powerpoint file is 10 am on Monday 01st October 2018. For information on the format and upload please read our free paper section





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