BIEN | Events

On this page you will find information about BIEN’s Congresses, and notices about other events.


The 2020 BIEN Congress was to be held in Brisbane, Australia from the 28th to the 30th September 2020. Unfortunately, because of the Coronavirus outbreak, the event had to be cancelled. BIEN’s Executive Committee and the Scottish and Australian Congress Local Organising Committees have agrees to the following statement: “The Scottish and Australian Congress Local Organisaiton Committees have agreed that the current plan is to hold the 2021 BIEN Congress in Scotland and the 2022 BIEN Congress in Australia. Further details will follow.”

Other Events

We will post notices of other events here as information becomes available.

BIEN Congresses

BIEN’s 2022 Congress will be held in Brisbane, Australia, from Monday 26th to Wednesday 28th September 2022. Registration now open. This will be a hybrid face to face and online event. The main face-to-face event will take place in Brisbane.

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