Spring Convention 15-18 April
Time & Location
About The Event
The BBKA Spring Convention, 15th–18thApril: A ‘virtual’ armchair eventAdvance Registration opens this week Just around the corner...The 43rd BBKA Spring Convention, opens on the evening of Thursday 15th and continues through to Sunday 18th April.With over twenty practical and scientific presentations, attendees will find a mix of speakers and topics every bit as broad, interesting and relevant as usual, whatever their experience of bees and beekeeping.
Prof. Keith Delaplane will give the George Knights Memorial Lecture, ‘How honey bees use genetics to solve their problems and what we can learn from it’, on Saturday 17thApril.
Social events planned include ‘Locked Down’ with Bill Turnbull on Friday evening and the Jimmy Doherty Interviews, plus the Bees-A-Buzzing quiz final, on Saturday.
The full programme can now be downloaded from the Spring Convention pages of www.bbka.org.uk.
Registration is needed to take part, but free-to-view content includes a keynote address by Dr David Aston, 7.30pm, Thursday 15thApril, plus the Beacon School presentations on Sunday at 15.30 and free access to the Market Place, for your favourite beekeeping equipment suppliers and other exhibitors
.Paid registration is needed to watch all live content (presentations, Q&A etc) and to view content later, on demand.'Tickets' for the entire three days are £10 in advance(until 15thApril), or £12.00 on-the-day. Complimentary registration is available for BBKA Junior and School members.Further Information at www.bbka.org.uk/Pages/Category/about-spring-convention and register soon at www.springconvention.bbka.org.uk. Please use the SAME e-mail address for access thereafter.
Newsletter editors interested in joining a ‘Get Together’ at 15.45, on Sunday 18th April, require paid Convention registration. They also need tocontact:email@example.com by noon on 17thApril to sign-up for the session.A great event to look forward to,which this year comes to you!Best viewed on a full-sized screen, but available on phones and tablets too......
BBKA Trustee and Spring Convention Committee Chair