Congress '19 is produced by the World Congress of Science & Factual Producers (WCSFP), a not-for-profit member-run organization. Registration to attend Congress '19 includes WCSFP membership for the year.

Full Member Registration

Includes the full program of panels, market events, lunches, parties and receptions, as well as year-round access to the WCSFP Online Community.
Full Member Rates:

  • Early-Bird Rate (until September 26): $1,450 (964 EUR, 851 GBP, 117643 JPY, 1074 USD)
  • Regular Rate (until November 12 ): $1,600 (1064 EUR, 939 GBP, 129813 JPY, 1185 USD)
  • Last-Minute Rate (after November 12): $1,700 (1130 EUR, 998 GBP, 137925 JPY,1259 USD)

Bringing more people? Save 15% for groups of 3-4 and 20% for groups of 5+ when booking full member registrations. Contact registration for your discount code.

New! Associate Member Registration (Limited Quantities)

In our ongoing strategic efforts to welcome diverse, emerging voices and non-traditional science content creators and communicators to the community, the WCSFP and Wellcome have partnered to expand access to Congress ’19. Limited quantities of passes are available at subsidized Associate Member registration rates.

Associate Member Rate: $600 (399 EUR, 352 GBP, 48680 JPY, 445 USD)
Available only to:

  • Junior executives or independent producers who are under 35 and have less than five years experience in the industry.

Associate Member Rate (Independent Digital Creator): $300 (200 EUR, 176 GBP, 24340 JPY, 223 USD)
Available only to:

  • Science communicators who independently create and distribute content primarily via digital platforms (e.g. social media, YouTube, podcasts), and are not directly employed by a broadcaster or digital platform.
  • OR Post-graduate scientists focused on public outreach and working in online or digital platforms.

If you are eligible for an Associate Member registration rate, you may also be eligible to apply to the Emerging Producer Bursary Program.

Membership & Media Policy

The World Congress of Science and Factual producers is open to all producers, broadcasters and other professionals working in the creation and distribution of specialist factual media content. Once registered, all delegates are considered members of the organization and welcome to participate in the annual plenary session at the end of each Congress.

Media accreditation for the WCSFP is open to select trade publications, and only a limited number of media representatives will receive accreditation. Please direct all media inquiries to media relations manager Andrea Smitko.