Cremation and Burial Communication and Education 2019
CPD

In Principle

in association with:

The Cremation Society of Great Britain

The Cremation Society of Great Britain

The Federation of Burial and Cremation Authorities

The Federation of Burial and Cremation Authorities

Programme

MONDAY 1st JULY
09.30 hrs onwards Arrival and registration
12.30 hrs CBCE Exhibition Opens
Buffet Lunch in Exhibition Area
14.15 hrs Opening of Event by
Lord de Mauley, Honorary President, The Cremation Society of Great Britain and John Proffitt, President, The Federation of Burial and Cremation Authorities.
14.30 hrs Crematorium Compliance Scheme – Improving and Developing the Federation’s Approach to its Inspection Process
Kate Davidson, LLB (Hons), Lead Officer, Crematorium Compliance Working Group, The Federation of Burial and Cremation Authorities
15.15 hrs Refreshment Break in Exhibition Area
15.45 hrs Cruse Bereavement Care – 60 years of supporting bereaved people
Steven Wibberley, Chief Executive, Cruse Bereavement Care
16.30 hrs The National Implementation of the Medical Examiner System
Dr Alan Fletcher, B Med Sci (Hons), MB ChB, FRCEM, FRCP Edin, RCPathME, National Medical Examiner, NHS Improvement
17.00 – 18.00 hrs Networking in Exhibition Area
Evening Welcome Dinner – Details TBC
TUESDAY 2nd JULY
09.15 hrs Planning for Burial and Cremation Space
Lee Searles, BA, PGDip, MRTPI, Director of Planning, Enzygo Ltd
10.00 hrs Crematorium transformations: processing bodies and marking lives
Professor Douglas Davies, Ph.D., D.Litt., Hon. Dr. Theol, FAcSS, FLSW, FBA, Director of The Centre for Death and Life Studies, Department of Theology and Religion, Durham University
10.45 hrs Refreshment Break in Exhibition Area
11.15 hrs Coffin Accreditation Scheme
Alun Tucker, Chief Executive, Funeral Furnishing Manufacturers’ Association
11.45 hrs The good, the bad, and the ugly – the new paradigm of regulating funeral directors
Terry Tennens, MBA, Mth, Chief Executive, National Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors
12.30 hrs Buffet Lunch in Exhibition Area
14.00 hrs Ministry of Justice Update
Judith Bernstein OBE, MA (Oxon), LLM, JP, Joint Head of Coroners, Burials, Cremation and Inquiries Policy Team, Ministry of Justice
14.45 hrs What have you done David Bowie?
Debbie Kerslake, Council Member, The Cremation Society of Great Britain
15.30 hrs Refreshment Break in Exhibition Area
16.00 - 17.00 hrs Presidents’ Panel Chaired by Harvey Thomas CBE
19.15 hrs Pre-dinner Networking in Exhibition Area
19.45 hrs Event Dinner
WEDNESDAY 3rd JULY
09.30 hrs What the Public think of Crematoria – Part II
Richard Martin, BSc, Director, Scattering Ashes
10.15 hrs Brief History and Insight into the Pet Cremation Industry
Nick Ricketts, Chairman, Association of Private Pet Cemeteries & Crematoria
11.00 hrs Refreshment Break in Exhibition Area
11.30 hrs What is the environmental impact of current methods of human and animal body disposal, and what can we do to limit it?
Simon Holden, Managing Director, and Dr Caroline Sampson, BMedSci, BMBS (Hons), FRCA, FFICM, EDIC, Consultant in Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Adult ECMO, Faunus Group
12.15 hrs Funerals, Cremations and the CMA
Howard Hodgson, MBIFD (Dip), Ass RSH, Chief Executive Officer, Memoria Ltd
13.00 hrs Event closes
Buffet Lunch in Exhibition Area

(All timings are approximate. Programme and speakers are subject to change.)