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Conferences & Events

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BOHS provides an exciting and varied schedule of events which are available to everyone. These events are a great way of networking to make new contacts and increase your knowledge – with many events qualifying for CPD points.

Details of Events

Inhaled Particles XII Conference, 25-27 September 2017, Glasgow

Inhaled Particles XII (IPXII) is the latest in a long line of highly successful and prestigious international conferences and meetings organised by the British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS). It is the oldest ongoing symposium series on the adverse health effects of inhaled particles.

Asbestos Roadshows, October & November 2017

BOHS, in conjunction with HSE, are holding a series of roadshow events in October and November, to reflect a number of changes and developments in the industry.

The series of roadshow events are key for anyone who wants to find out about BOHS' new Faculty of Asbestos Assessment and Management (FAAM), along with latest developments for the duty to manage, plus the HSE’s Analyst programme.

These events will benefit those companies who work with asbestos, in addition to those with responsibility for managing asbestos risks. The roadshows will also bring analysts up-to-date with developing qualifications, along with the review of the asbestos regulations and the impact on the future.

Presentations include:

  • HSE Asbestos Analyst Inspection Programme Results
  • Asbestos: Review of CAR 2012 and future changes
  • Asbestos in Soils Qualifications

Registration is from 09.00 and each roadshow will finish at 16.00.  Refreshments and lunch will be provided.

11 October 2017, Holiday Inn London - Wembley

18 October 2017, The Studio Glasgow

31 October 2017, Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel

06 November 2017, The Studio Manchester

Member Rate at each event - £130+VAT
Non-Member Rate at each event - £170 +VAT 

In addition to the roadshows, BOHS has taken steps to enhance levels of competency and expertise amongst asbestos professionals, by launching a new Faculty of Asbestos Assessment and Management (FAAM). The official launch of FAAM will take place at an evening reception at the prestigious Conrad Hotel in Westminster on the 11 October.

BOHS Annual Occupational Hygiene Conference, 16-19 April 2018, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK

The most prestigious event in the BOHS calendar, the annual Occupational Hygiene Conference is the leading international conference in the field of worker health protection in the UK, attracting around 400 UK and International delegates.

The OH Conference delivers an exciting programme which combines inspiring and thought-leading plenary sessions with scientific and technical sessions, in addition to a range of interactive workshops, case studies, and professional development courses.

The conference brings together researchers, practitioners, regulators and other experts from around the world to discuss the very latest in issues that affect health at work.

To view the presentations and photos from OH2017 click on the link below.

Regional Meetings

BOHS has an established UK-wide regional network: each region is headed by a Regional Organiser, who co-ordinates local meetings and other events.

Regional meetings are free to attend and are open to anyone. They provide an excellent forum for networking and making new contacts.

External Events

BOHS participates in, and supports, a range of events related to worker health protection.

Presentations from Past Events

In this section you can access previous event listings and presentations.


Whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of information in this section, please note that BOHS cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies, nor the quality of events. Please check with the individual organisers to confirm timings, availability, and programme information etc.