2019 Symposium Chester

The Cycling and Society Research Group Annual Symposium 2019 will be joint for the second edition with the Scientists For Cycling Network (European Cyclists Federation)

The Symposium entitled “Cycling, Society and Social Justice” will be hosted by the Department of Social and Political Science, University of Chester, UK.

Dates: 2-3 September 2019

The call for abstracts is now CLOSED, you can still check it here.

Provisional programme outline (TBC)

Sun 1st from 12.00 arrivals & afternoon Site visit. Evening pre-symposium social

Mon 2nd all day on campus. Optional early evening meal. Optional evening discussion

Tuesday 3rd all day on campus

Wed 4th am and pm options 1) longer local rides 2) focused infrastructure assessment 3) meeting with local community bike schemes


£50 for the full symposium 2nd and 3rd of September

£25/ day for one-day attendance on the 2nd or the 3rd September (includes coffees and lunches).

£5 contribution on the day per session for activities on Sunday and Wednesday

Pre-symposium social, Evening meals and accommodation extra.

Conference and accommodation booking is now available


(A limited number of cycles may be available to hire/borrow)

For all other information, please contact csrg@chester.ac.uk