Congress '20, presented by the World Congress of Science and Factual Producers, will be held online from December 8 to 10 and is presented with the generous support of host sponsor ARTE, the European cultural channel.

Registration for Congress '20 includes:

  • Exceptional interactive sessions and panels, as well as dynamic virtual networking events
  • On-demand access to recorded content until January 31, 2021
  • Year-round access to the Congress Online Community
  • Access to apply for Speed Dating, curated one-on-one meetings with decision makers
  • Discount on submissions for the new Congress awards, The Buzzies


  • Regular Rate (October 29 to December 1): 264 EUR / $309 USD / $409 CAD* / 240 GBP
  • Last-Minute Rate (after December 1): 293 EUR / $330 USD / $449 CAD* / 263 GBP


The WCSFP and Wellcome have partnered in our ongoing efforts to welcome diverse, emerging voices and non-traditional science content creators and communicators. Includes a $20 CAD discount on Congress '20 awards submissions.

  • Associate Member Rate: 84 EUR / $100 USD / $129 CAD* / 87 GBP

This rate is available to:

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


With Congress ’20 moving online, now is the perfect time to include more members of your organization in this must-attend event.

  • Small Organizations (5-10 registrants): 648 EUR / $740 USD / $999 CAD* / 588 GBP
  • Medium/Large Organizations (11+ registrants): Please contact [email protected] for pricing.

* Please note: exchange rates are approximations. All registration fees are charged in CAD, and the amount that appears on your statement is based on the exchange rate on date of purchase. Registration fees are non-refundable.

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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.