BALEAP 2019 will take place at the University of Leeds 12 – 14 April 2019.

On-site registration, the supplier and publisher exhibition, refreshments the poster session and drink receptions will take place in the Parkinson Building. Should you wish to exhibit at the conference please contact

The main conference sessions will be held in the Parkinson Building, Michael Sadler, Baines Wing and Social Sciences break out space. Each lecture theatre is equipped with a projector, screen and PC. Instructions for submitting presentation in advance of the conference will be issued in due course.


Conference accommodation is available to book alongside your registration at the IBIS Leeds City Centre, Holiday Inn City Centre Hotels and Double Tree Hilton Hotel. These hotels are a short walk from the conference venue.

Social Events

The social programme begins with the welcome reception sponsored by Password on Friday evening in Parkinson Court.  The event is free to attend and all delegates are welcome to join the event. Please book your attendance alongside your registration.

On Saturday evening the BALEAP Accreditation Scheme invites you to join a drinks reception before the Conference Dinner. Again, all delegates are welcome to attend. Both receptions will offer a wonderful opportunity to meet with other attendees, network and hear from representatives from Password and BAS.

The BALEAP 2019 Conference Dinner will be held in The Refectory, famous for its musical history. The Rolling Stones, Elton John and Bob Marley have all graced this venue with their presence and perhaps the most famous live recording ever made, The Who Live at Leeds, was recorded here. Attendance at this event must be booked alongside your registration, tickets cost £35.00 each. Please ensure to notify us of any dietary requirements when you register to ensure your needs are catered for.