Registration

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:

  • Regular Rate (until November 12 ): $1185 USD (1064 EUR, 939 GBP, 129813 JPY, 1600 CAD)
  • Last-Minute Rate (after November 12): $1259 USD (1130 EUR, 998 GBP, 137925 JPY, 1700 CAD)

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.

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, but they are fully transferable with a $100 CAD administrative fee. If you would like to transfer your registration to a colleague, you must email [email protected].


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: $445 USD (399 EUR, 352 GBP, 48680 JPY, 600 CAD)
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): $223 USD (200 EUR, 176 GBP, 24340 JPY, 300 CAD)
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.

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, but they are fully transferable with a $100 CAD administrative fee. If you would like to transfer your registration to a colleague, you must email [email protected].



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.