AGM and Charter Lecture for the Royal Society of Biology
This year's Annual General Meeting will include a Charter Lecture, presentation of the Trustee's Report and Accounts and a buffet lunch.
Members from all grades are able to attend the AGM, but only those members at grades MRSB and above are entitled to vote. Up to two representatives from each Member Organisation
of the Society can attend the AGM. Only full Member Organisations
may vote and only one representative is entitled to vote.
The Charter Lecture entitled “What is the purpose of Higher Education?" will be delivered by Professor Richard Reece CBiol FRSB. Richard has been an RSB trustee since 2013 and is professor of molecular biology and associate vice-president at The University of Manchester.
Buffet lunch on arrival (Bainbridge Room)14:00
AGM (Morris Lecture Theatre)15:00
Charter lecture (Morris Lecture Theatre)15:30
Refreshments (Bainbridge Room)16:00
Please note: The AGM will now take place at Queen Mary University of London, Robin Brook Centre, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London EC1A 7BE and not Charles Darwin House 2 as previously advertised. The Robin Brook Centre is building 2 on the map of the venue.
Full details of the event, including nominations for Council and voting on this year's resolutions, are available on the AGM page
Bookings will close on Monday 1st May 2017. If have any questions about the AGM agenda or President's Medial, contact development officer Ana Ilic
. Please direct general booking queries to events and regional manager Karen Patel at firstname.lastname@example.org
MO Twilight Event
Senior representatives from our Member Organisations have also been invited to attend a twilight event on 'Diversity, Equality and Inclusion in Practice
' from 16:00-19:00, following the AGM. This event will take place at Charles Darwin House 2
, which is a 20 minute walk from Queen Mary University of London.