06 - 07 September 2018
Death and Culture Conference II
University of York
Yorkshire & Humberside
Death and Culture Network
Biennial conference focusing on the impact of mortality on culture.
16 - 18 September 2018
The Ideal Death Show 2018
Highcliff Marriott Hotel, Bournemouth
Brian Jenner, Ideal Death Show
Talks, workshops, death cafes, exhibition and more at the Highcliff Marriott Hotel, Bournemouth, plus the Good Funeral Awards.
26 September 2018
Suicide Bereavement - Breaking the Silence
Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel, Manchester
North West England
Suicide Bereavement UK
Suicide Bereavement UK's 7th International Conference at Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel, Manchester, in collaboration with Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust. It provides a platform whereby individuals can network, learn from each other and share good practice in this newly developing field in the UK. Over 350 delegates, from several countries attend this event and it is always over-subscribed.
27 September 2018
Second National Convention for Celebrants
Kettering Conference Centre
East of England
Civil Ceremonies Ltd
Seminars, workshops and demonstrations from death cafes to service options and doing public readings. Cost: £95 for the day
22 November 2018
Supporting suddenly bereaved children and young people
Sudden - Supporting people after sudden death
All seminars 9.30am - 3.00pm
Led by a variety of academics and expert practitioners, these essential seminars provide a practical overview of best practice in supporting suddenly bereaved children and young people.
Offering an excellent professional development opportunity to all school teachers and support staff, healthcare workers and counsellors, these events provide expert guidance on how to help children cope and recover from the shocking impact of a sudden bereavement, and offer a great chance for professionals to develop their skills and knowledge.
Practitioners and academics specialising in sudden bereavement will discuss:
Symptoms and emotions that children and young people who have been suddenly bereaved may experience Insights into methods that practitioners can use to best support suddenly bereaved children A discussion of the ways in which children and young people comprehend and understand grief Sign-posting to a range of services, resources and organisations that are available for practitioners working with bereaved children and young people
07 - 09 June 2019
National Funeral Exhibition 2019
NEAC, Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 2LZ
National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD)
The National Association of Funeral Directors are pleased to once again bring you the National Funeral Exhibition; the Exhibition is built specifically for the Funeral Industry with targeted seminars to engage and educate, Exhibitors from all over the globe and sectors including vehicle fleets, coffins, caskets, professional equipment suppliers, printing and stationary companies, online memorial services, charities and a range of business advisory firms to support Funeral Directors with their business needs.
The National Funeral Exhibition (NFE) is a respected global platform for the funeral profession and the largest trade show for the sector in the United Kingdom; showcasing the latest, innovative products, inspiring thought leadership and business networking opportunities to 4,000+ funeral sector professionals.
One of the top three funeral trade shows in the world, the biennial NFE provides an opportunity for the industry to meet, innovate, buy, sell and see which direction the industry is heading in, in a vibrant and future-focused environment.
Wholly owned and organised by the National Association of Funeral Directors, the show works hard to ensure that exhibitors and visitors alike view the NFE as a sound investment in their time, essential to the future of their business – and a fantastic networking opportunity amongst colleagues in the field.