Conference Archive


16th Annual BESA Conference 2020

Manchester Metropolitan University

Dates: June 25th, 2020-June 26th, 2020

Theme: Educational Alternatives: Challenges and Possibilities

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15th Annual BESA Conference 2019

University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Dates: June 27th, 2019-June 28th, 2019

Theme: Politics and the role of education: divergence and convergence

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14th Annual BESA Conference 2018

University Of Bolton

Dates: June 27th, 2018-June 29th, 2018

Theme: Internationalisation and collaboration: ‘Values and value in globalised education’

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BESA 13th Annual Conference 2017

Liverpool Hope University

Dates: June 29th, 2017-June 30th, 2017

Theme: Education as a collaborative process: the entanglement of ethics, research, policy and practice.

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BESA 12th Annual Conference 2016

University of Wolverhampton

Dates: June 30th, 2016-July 1st, 2016

Theme: Education Studies, the next 10 years - themes, thoughts and theories

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BESA 11th Annual Conference 2015

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Dates: June 25th, 2015-June 26th, 2015

Theme: The diversity of Education Studies: theory research and practice

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BESA 10th Annual Conference 2014

University of Glasgow

Dates: June 26th, 2014-June 27th, 2014

Theme: The politics of education studies: pedagogy, curriculum, policy

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BESA Ninth Annual Conference 2013

Swansea Metropolitan University

Dates: June 27th, 2013-June 28th, 2013

Theme: Education: Past, Present and Future


BESA Eighth Annual Conference 2012

University of Hull

Dates: June 28th, 2012-June 29th, 2012

Theme: Changing Futures


BESA Seventh Annual Conference 2011

Manchester Metropolitan University

Dates: June 30th, 2011-July 1st, 2011


BESA Sixth Annual Conference 2010

Bangor University

Dates: July 1st, 2010-July 2nd, 2010


BESA Fifth Annual Conference 2009

Staffordshire University

Dates: July 2nd, 2009-July 3rd, 2009

Theme: Education Studies: The Bigger Picture


BESA Fourth Annual Conference 2008

Liverpool Hope University

Dates: June 27th, 2008-June 28th, 2008

Theme: Culture and Education


BESA Third Annual Conference 2007

Bath Spa University

Dates: July 6th, 2007-July 7th, 2007

Theme: Alternative Visions of Education


BESA Second Annual Conference 2006

Bishop Grosseteste University

Dates: June 30th, 2006-July 1st, 2006


BESA First Annual Conference 2005

University of Chester

Dates: July 1st, 2005-July 2nd, 2005