In June 2014, the findings of the PSE: Uk research project were presented at the Third Peter Townsend Memorial Conference, on Poverty and Social Exclusion in the UK. Presentations and the press release are available here.

In January 2011 the PSE: UK research project ran the Second Peter Townsend Memorial Conference, 'Measuring Poverty: The State of the Art'. Presentations and papers are available here.

Here are further details about forthcoming events run by other organisations.

Forthcoming events calendar

If you are organising a conference on poverty and social exclusion, and wish to publicise it on this website, please contact us.


Event Venue Dateretirement

Poverty Research Methods Course

University of Bristol, Victoria Rooms, 88 Queens Rd. BS8 1SA

15-19 July 2019

Welfare Rights Conference - Social security in Brexit Britain: navigating a changing landscape

University of Manchester, 46 Grafton St., Manchester M13 9NT

Exchange House, Primrose St., London EC2A 2EG

12 September 2019

27 September 2019

The Case of Affordable Housing - UCL Bartlett School 

UCL at Here East, 8-9 East Bay Lane, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London E15 2GW

12 September 2019

Workshop: Transforming injustice in UK austerity and poverty

Elm Bank, Coventry University, Coventry CV1 2LQ

13 September 2019

Migration and Poverty: Interdisciplinary Poverty Research

University of Salzburg University, Universitätsplatz 1 A-5020 Salzburg

19-20 September 201

IFS Annual Lecture: the unequal effects of globalisation

The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace,

London SW1Y 5AG

26 September 2019

BSA Social Aspects of Death, Dying and Bereavement Study Group Annual Symposium

Humanities Research Institute, University of Sheffield

34 Gell Street, Sheffield S3 7QY

5 December 2019

The 6th International Conference on Poverty and Sustainable Development (ICPSD 2019)

Colombo, Sri Lanka 5-6 December 2019