Digital Legacy Conference 2016

Digital Legacy Conference

The Digital Legacy Conference 2016 will take place at St Joseph’s Hospice this Saturday. We look forward to welcoming a range experts and professionals to our annual event both as conference speakers and as attendees.

Our conference aims to explore developments within the UK and across the globe in areas relating to digital assets and digital legacy. The draft speaker schedule can be viewed below. Please be aware that the times stated are subject to change.


1.30pm – Doors open

1.30pm-2.10pm – Networking for early birds.

2.10pm-2.15pm Introduction from Peter Billingham (Death Goes Digital) the MC for this year’s conference.
2.15pm Seminars begin

2.15pm-2.30pm – James Norris (Digital Legacy Association & MyWishes).
2.30pm-2.45pm – Gary Rycroft (Joseph A. Jones, Dying Matters Chairman).
2.45pm-3.00pm – Jane Harris Edmonds (Filmmaker, a bereaved parent, Member of Dying Matters/ NCPC People in Partnership Group, Good Grief).
3.00pm-3.15pm – Dr Mark Taubert Palliative Care Doctor, Editor for BMJ Supportive & Palliatve Care, DeadSocial Non-Exec Director and Huffington Post blogger).
3.15pm- 3.30pm – Quick break, pizza, pasta and beverages

3.30pm–4.45pm: TBA.
4.45pm-5.00pm: TBA.
5.00pm-5.30pm: Peter Billingham (Death Goes Digital).
5.30pm-6pm spill over time, drinks and networking.

We hope that you can join us. Tickets are free however they need to be reserved before Saturday. Tickets can be reserved by clicking here.

The Digital Legacy Conference is an event ran by MyWishes and The Digital Legacy Association taking place during Dying Matters Awareness Week.