UKSF 2017 in Numbers
How can I register for the conference?
Registration will open in July 2018!
If you book by 31 August 2018 you can save 15% with our Early Bird rates!
Payment methods: credit or debit card only.
How much does it cost to attend the 2018 conference?
|Non-physician members of UKSF coalition organisation||
UKSF member except:
Anyone who is not entitled to any of the other discounted rates. This includes:
|Non-tenured researcher or trainee physician||
Non-tenured means you do not have a permanent contract. Physicians with the following job titles:
Junor rate eligibility
||Band 6 and below||
|Student rate or stroke survivors||Full-time or part-time students||
Are day delegate rates available?
At this time we do not offer one day passes to the conference - delegate rates are based on all three days.
What does the fee include?
A full delegate pass includes admission to training streams on Tuesday 4 December, admission to the main conference 5 & 6 December and also includes refreshments, lunches and all conference materials.
The main conference 5 & 6 December includes three plenary sessions and over twenty unique parallel sessions focused on different aspects of stroke care. Conference delegates also have access to the exhibition featuring poster tours, outcomes and networking hub and much more.
Delegate fees do not include accommodation or tickets for the conference dinner which need to be booked separately.
How do I qualify for discounted registration fees?
Discounted registration fees are available for any healthcare professional who is a member of a UK Stroke Forum coalition organisation. For example, if you are a member of The British Association of Stroke Physicians or the National Stroke Nursing Forum you will qualify. Discounted fees are also available for employees, members and associates of coalition organisations which you can find on our main conference page.
If I am selected to present an abstract, which category of delegate fee am I entitled to?
All successful abstract applicants will be notified in August, to ensure all selected authors can register before the early bird deadline (31 August). Please note that the normal delegate rates apply. We regret that we are unable to cover expenses for authors selected to present abstracts or posters.
Are there any social events?
There will be a welcome drinks reception taking place on Tuesday 4 December at 5pm in the exhibition hall. This is open to all delegates, do join us!
This year the UKSF annual conference dinner takes place on Wednesday 5 December and will be held on site at the conference venue in the banqueting suite. This includes a drinks reception, three-course meal, and quality themed entertainment creating great opportunities to network the night away! Tickets will be available soon.
How do I book accommodation in Telford?
We have negotiated some excellent accommodation rates. To take advantage, book your accommodation online via our agent, Reservation Highway
Can my organisation become a member of the UK Stroke Forum?
We are always keen to hear from organisations that share in our aim to improve stroke care, by promoting multidisciplinary stroke research and education amongst healthcare professionals. If you would like to inform us of your organisation’s interest in joining the coalition, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Can I become a member of the UK Stroke Forum?
The UK Stroke Forum does not offer membership to individuals but encourages them to become a member of one of the coalition organisations. Depending on your interests or professional background, membership is currently available with a number of coalition organisations - a list of UK Stroke Forum coalition organisations can be found on our website
By becoming a member of any of the coalition organisations, not only will you receive their standard membership benefits but you will be entitled to discounted rates to the annual UK Stroke Forum Conference.
How can I help promote the UK Stroke Forum to my colleagues and wider networks?
If you visit our webpage to see our promotional toolkit where you can find leaflets, power-point slides, web banners and much more….. (available from July)
What sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are there?
A variety of sponsorship and exhibition packages are available. See our comprehensive prospectus to find out more.
Our booking form is availabe here.
The UKSF Team
Sammy Connell, UK Stroke Forum Relationship and Business Manager - Sammy leads the UKSF team. She manages the coalition, together with all of the committees, governance, finances and business development.
Tracy Johnson, UK Stroke Forum Conference Manager - Tracy looks after the ‘nitty-gritty’ logistics side of the conference to ensure smooth delivery. She is also leading on abstracts, marketing and web content.
Jenna Bennett, UK Stroke Forum Event Administrator - Jenna shifts an incredible amount of paper! Jenna is also our 'go-to' for queries regarding the registration system. She's particularly involved in our social media feeds and supporting Sammy with the committees and speaker liaison.
Jenny Cherry, UK Stroke Forum Administrator (Finance) - Jenny is the person to contact with any financial queries you might have. Jenny supports the team on a part-time basis.
Contact details for the team are:
- 0845 521 email@example.com
- LinkedIn: UK Stroke Forum
- Twitter: @ukstrokeforum #UKSF18
- Updates: Sign up to our mailing list
We are supported by Carly Razell, our dedicated Sponsorship and Exhibitions Manager.
Contact Carly on 0207 566 1547 or firstname.lastname@example.org
We are supported through the Abstract process by Bernadett Tildy, Stroke Association Research Officer. Contact Bernadett on 0207 566 1543 or email@example.com