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Scottish Bat Conference 2017

Scottish Bat Workers Conference

Saturday 18th November 2017

Battleby Conference Centre, Redgorton, Perth PH1 3EW


Battleby sunset at Scottish Bat Workers Conference

This event is sponsored by:



Abstracts , summaries and useful website addresses from talks at the 2016 Scottish Conference .


This is a one day conference open to anyone with an interest in bats.  Attending the conference is a great way to update your bat knowledge, practical skills and to network.

The delegate rate is expected to be around £35 for BCT members, £40 for non-members( TBC) . This includes a buffet lunch and refreshments.


Registration  will open at 9:30 and the event close at 17:00.  Talks start at 10:00.

Provisional Programme

Watch this space!


Workshops last up to 90 minutes. Delegates will be able to choose one option from a variety of topics.  

Attendees may prefer not to attend a workshop but use the chance to browse the displays.

There will be an opportunity during the final afternoon session to discuss the priorities for bat conservation work in Scotland. 

Displays, Posters, sales tables and raffle

There will be displays, posters and sales tables which delegates can visit during registration and breaks. Donations to the raffle are welcome.

Directions to Battleby.

Cancellations: BCT are only able to offer a  partial refund (£30/£35)  for cancellations made before friday 11th November. Regrettably we are unable to provide a refund if cancellations are made on or after this date.

Information for dog owners 

If bringing your dog please also bring a poop scoop. Only assistance dogs are allowed inside the buildings.

Further information

If you have any questions or if you would like to bring sales or display items please contact Anne Youngman, telephone 01786 822 107 or email  

Sponsors are sought for the 2017 event.

 Links to our sponsors;














Find out more

SBWC Workshops 2016 (151 KB) - 12/10/16
Scottish Bat workers Conference Workshop details

Programme Scottish Bat workers Conference 2016 (229 KB) - 12/10/16
Programme Scottish Bat workers Conference 2016



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