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PSGB 50th Anniversary with Jane Goodall & Frans de Waal

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Royal Geographical Society

1 Kensington Gore

Knightsbridge

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SW7 2AR

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Celebrating 50 years of the Primate Society of Great Britain

Join our guest speakers: Dr Jane Goodall, DBE, patron of the Primate Society of Great Britain, Founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace, and Prof Frans de Waal, Dutch primatologist and ethologist, together with leading primatologists, such as Robin Dunbar, Bob Martin and Russ Mittermeier, in celebrating 50 years of primate research, conservation and welfare in the UK.

This 2-day event includes talks, round-table discussions, posters, and social events. Jane and our panel of experts will highlight priority areas for the next 50 years of primate conservation, as well as celebrating the last 50 years of UK primatology. The conference is open to anyone interested in the conservation and welfare of primates.

The meeting will also include:

  • sale of artwork
  • silent auction
  • book sales
  • book signings, including by Jane Goodall
  • past presidents' memoires

Ticket price includes: lunch, tea and coffee on both days, and the wine reception and gala dinner* with Jane on the 28th. Ticket prices have been heavily subsidised by the Society to encourage student attendance.

*drinks purchased separately.Please indicate dietary needs when purchasing your ticket.


Please consider sponsoring a student to attend by selecting that option from the list of available ticket types (last option).



Schedule of events

  • 27 Nov. 7pm-late. Pre-conference social event. Broadway House, SW6 1BY (2 min walk from Fulham Broadway tube)
  • 28 Nov. 9am-10am Registration
  • 28 Nov. 10am-5pm Conference day 1. Royal Geographical Society, SW7 2AR. Guest speaker: Jane Goodall
  • 28 Nov. 5pm-11pm Wine reception & gala dinner. Royal Geographical Society, SW7 2AR
  • 29 Nov. 10am-5.30pm Conference day 2. Royal Geographical Society, SW7 2AR. Guest speaker: Frans de Waal

The draft scientific programme and schedule of social events is available here.


Key deadlines

  • Abstract submission: 4 August 2017
  • Early bird registration: 1 October 2017 (all ticket prices then increase by 25%)
  • Refund requests: 13 November 2017



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How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please contact meetings@psgb.org.

What's the refund policy?

Refund requests must be made at least 2 weeks before the start of the conference and should be made direct to the Treasurer at: treasurer@psgb.org. Please give your name as it appears on your bank statement, the name of your bank, sort code and account number. Requests for refunds via Eventbrite will not be accepted.

Can I update my registration information?

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