The High Polymer Research Group welcomes delegates from all areas of polymer science and technology, with industrial and academic backgrounds, and at all career levels. Attendance at the annual conference is, however, by invitation only, made at the suggestion of the Committee from names held on the Group's database. If you would like to be included on this database, please fill in the attendance request form linked below:

Request to attend

2018 annual conference fee

Please complete the reply/registration form and mail to Ken Lewtas as directed. The invitation letter includes details of the High Polymer Research Group bank account to which fees should be paid.

The fees for the 2018 conference are £625.00 per delegate and £420.00 per accompanying person who is not a delegate.

Late payments: the delegate registration fee increases to £675.00 if payment is received after 1st February 2018.

For post doctoral and PhD students the reduced fee is £300. (Only a small number of such places are available and allocated strictly from nominations received.)

Fees should preferably be paid electronically if you use digital banking or by BACS transfer; as a last resort fees may be paid by a sterling denominated cheque payable to: The High Polymer Research Group and mailed to Ken Lewtas.

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Fees due after 1st February 2018

Late Registration for one delegate £707.00 including PayPal handling charge.


Late Registration Fee for delegate and one accompanying person £1149.00 including PayPal handling charge.


Reduced fee for post doc or PhD (on restricted basis) £315.00 including PayPal handling charge.


One accompanying person £442.00 including PayPal handling charge.


The High Polymer Research Group is grateful to the following companies and organisations for their support of our 2018 conference Polymer Surfaces by Design, our 58th annual conference:

Gold sponsor:

Silver sponsors:

Bronze sponsors:

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