Full Conference

The full conference will take place at Sheffield Hallam University's City Campus, just a very short walk from the recommended hotels. More information about the recommended hotels and booking details can be found on the Book Accommodation tab.

Registration will take place in the Owen Building, Heartspace atrium, level 2. The conference exhibition and all day time refreshments and lunch will also be served in this area. Plenary sessions will take place in the Pennine lecture theatre, located just off the Atrium, with workshops taking place close by the Eric Mensforth Building.

A drinks reception will be taking place on Wednesday 5th July, in the Heartspace Atrium On Thursday 6th July the conference exhibition and all day time refreshments and lunch will also be in the Owen Building, Heartspace Atrium, Level 2. Plenary sessions will take place in the Pennine lecture theatre, located just off the Atrium, with workshops taking place in the Eric Mensforth Building.

The evening drinks reception and conference dinner will take place at The Cutlers Hall, the most prestigious venue in Sheffield.

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Tuesday 4 July

11:45 - 13:00 - Postgraduate Arrival and Registration

12:00 - 13:00 - Postgraduate Lunch

13:00 - 13:30 - Postgraduate Welcome

13:30 - 18:00 - Postgraduate Parallel Sessions

19:00 – 22:00 - Postgraduate social evening at The Graduate Pub

Wednesday 5 July

09:30 - 10:00 - Postgraduate/ECR Refreshments

10:00 - 12:00 - Postgraduate Expert Workshops - The Braithwaites and Anita Dockley

11:00 onwards - Main Conference Registration / Arrival

12:15 - 13:00 - Lunch

13:00 - 13:30 - Main Conference Welcome

13:30 - 14.45 - Plenary 1 - Crime and Capital

14:45 - 15.15 - Refreshments

15.15 - 16.45 - Parallel Session A + Masterclass 1

16:45 - 17:00 - Refreshments

17:00 - 18:30 - Parallel Session B

18:30 - 19:30 - Drinks Reception

Thursday 6 July

08:30 - 09:00 - Refreshments

09:00 - 10:30 - Parallel Session C

10:30 - 11:00 - Refreshments

11:00 - 12:30 - Parallel Session D

12:30 - 13:15 - Lunch & BSC AGM

13:15 - 14:30 - Plenary 2 - Justice for the 96

14:30 - 15:00 - Refreshments and Poster Viewing

15:00 - 16:30 - Parallel Session E + Masterclass 2

16:30 - 16:45 - Refreshments

16:45 - 18:00 - Plenary 3 - Crime and Politics

18:00 - 19:00 - BSC Network Meetings

19:30 - 20:00 - Conference Dinner Drinks Reception

20:00 onwards - Conference Dinner and Prize Giving - Cutler's Hall

Friday 7 July

08:30 - 09:00 - Refreshments

09:00 - 10:30 - Parallel Session F + Masterclass 3

10:30 - 11:00 - Refreshments

11:00 - 12:30 - Plenary 4 Desistance and Rehabilitation

12:30 - 13:00 - Packed lunch

13:00 - Close

Key Dates

Friday 23rd June 2017

Conference registration closes

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Monday 30th January 2017

Call for abstracts

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Monday 30th January 2017

Early bird registration opens

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Friday 12th May 2017

Early bird registration closes

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Friday 26th May 2017

Call for abstracts closes

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