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Crowne Plaza Newcastle - Stephenson Quarter

Hawthorn Square

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE1 3SA

United Kingdom

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The 21st BARS Annual Conference will be held on Thursday 23 September 2021 and Friday 24 September 2021 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Stephenson Quarter, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Newcastle was the home of the first ever BARS Conference in 2000 so we are delighted to be returning to this city albeit a year later than planned!

REGISTRATION

Registration opens from 10:00 hrs on Thursday 23 September with tea/coffee followed by lunch at 12:00 hrs The Conference commences with the Chairman’s welcome at 13:00 hrs and day one will finish at 17:00 hrs

PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT MEETING

The Programme Management Meeting will take place from 10.30 am to 12.00 pm on Thursday 23 September. This is only for delegates attending the main meeting. Registration for this meeting is required.

EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS

Following the success of previous workshops, BARS are delighted to announce that they will once again be holding Workshops at the 2021 Conference. BARS Council will be supported by Topcon (Great Britain) Medical Limited who will showcase their DRI OCT Triton, Swept Source OCT. Haag-Streit UK Ltd will be bringing 2 Slit-Lamps. These workshops will be of benefit to Screener/Graders looking to expand their educational knowledge with hands-on sessions

Each consecutive workshop will last 20 minutes (5 minute talk 15 minutes hands-on) with 7 people in each workshop at a time. These would run from 10:00-11:00 and 11:00-12:00. The cost for each workshop is £15.00 per head. Please register for these workshops on the Ticket Page.


PLEASE NOTE YOU MUST BE REGISTERED FOR THE CONFERENCE TO ATTEND THESE WORKSHOPS

DRINKS RECEPTION AND GALA DINNER

A drinks reception is planned from 19:00 hrs with the Gala Dinner at 19.30 hrs. Entertainment thereafter includes the BARS raffle, a quiz and disco.

CONFERENCE DAY TWO

Day two will commence at 09:00 hrs and Conference will end at 13:15 hrs.

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists Education Dept/Professional Standards have in the past awarded the meeting 7 CPD points - Category B. This will be beneficial for any Ophthalmologists attending.

DELEGATE LIST

A delegate list will be available within the conference packs. If you DO NOT wish to be included on this list please ensure you mark this on the Eventbrite booking page

INVOICE PAYMENTS

Requests for invoices to Alison Simpson at barsevents@eyescreening.org.uk

Please ensure all relevant payment information is included in the email.

DIETARY REQUIREMENTS

Please ensure you add this on the Registration Page on Eventbrite.

**PLEASE NOTE THIS SITE IS FOR CONFERENCE REGISTRATION ONLY. PLEASE FOLLOW THE LINK ON THE BARS WEBSITE FOR ACCOMMODATION BOOKING** www.eyescreening.org.uk

ACCOMMODATION BOOKING LINK WILL BE POSTED ASAP

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

BARS Council may at any time, in their absolute discretion and without giving any reason, cancel or postpone the conference, change its venue or any of the other published particulars, or withdraw any invitation to attend.

BARS Council will endeavour to inform all paid up course delegates and presenters. Only monies exchanged between the course delegates and BARS LTD will be refunded. Booked and paid for travel arrangements will be at the liability of the course attendee.

Photographs will be taken through out the course of the conference including the Gala meal. BARS LTD reserves the right to publish these images on media such as, but not limited to its own website, facebook and future printed promotional material.

On the ticket order page you will be asked to indicate that you have read and agreed to these terms and conditions.



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Hawthorn Square

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE1 3SA

United Kingdom

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