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LCGB Conference 2020

April 24 - April 25

The LCGB Conference 2020 –  Vision on Lactation will be on 24th and 25th April 2020

LCGB Conference and AGM; 20/20 Vision in Lactation

Come and join us for this packed learning experience!

LCGB is delighted to offer you at an all inclusive price an exciting two days with great speakers; a fantastic learning opportunity for lactation specialists and those interested in breastfeeding.

Residential conference with on-site accommodation, meals and refreshments, plus excellent leisure facilities.

International & national speakers confirmed to date include: 

Dr Christina Smillie, MD, FAAP, IBCLC, FABM

Kay Hoover, MEd, IBCLC, FILCA (USA)

Nancy Mohrbacher IBCLC, FILCA (USA)

Dr. Helen Crawley (UK)

Provisional Timetable LCGB Conference & AGM 2020

Friday 24th April

9.00 – 9.50 Registration & coffee
15.15-15.45 Afternoon tea (Bedroom check in from 3pm)

17.45 LCGB AGM

19.00 Evening meal

Saturday 25th April

8.00 – 9.00 Breakfast/registration & coffee

(Bedroom check out by 11.00)

16.30-17.00 Afternoon tea Evaluation & Finish

Early Bird rate ends 19th March 2020.

Whole Event includes:

  • Delegate pack, access to all sessions
  • Access to hotel 4* leisure facilities inc golf, tennis, gym, swimming pool- do ask if you have any questions (spa extra cost)
  • On-site en-suite accommodation Friday night (per room, non-delegate partners welcome to stay at the hotel for a supplement to cover cost of meals)
  • All meals (Friday; refreshments, lunch and private evening meal, Saturday; breakfast, lunch & refreshments)
  • Single day attendance available
  • Private dinner for our party on Friday (includes one complimentary drink per person to include either glass of prosecco or bottle of beer or a soft drink)

Whole Event prices:
Member Early Bird £255
Member regular rate (after 19th March) £310
Non-member Early Bird £300
Non-member regular rate (after 19th March) £350

Friday or Saturday only includes:

  • Delegate pack & access to sessions on that day
  • Refreshments and lunch (does not include Friday evening meal or B&B)

Friday or Saturday only prices:

Early Bird member single day £110
Member regular single day (after 19th March) £135
Early Bird non-member single day £140
Non-Member regular single day (after 19th March) £170

Extras nights & evening meals

Thursday & Saturday evening meals: – reception can book a table in the restaurant for you or there is bar food available till 10 pm, payable to the hotel.

The hotel has a licensed bar.

LCGB’s private evening meal on Friday costs £35 (if you have not booked the whole event).

If you are arriving at tea time on Friday it is possible to have a 24hr rate that will include the private evening meal, B&B, lunch & refreshments on Saturday. Please email events@lcgb.org for details.

Extra Bed & Breakfast for Thursday, Friday (if not booking whole event) or Saturday can be booked directly with the hotel.

CERPs will be applied for.

Please let us know if you have any dietary or mobility requirements.

Babes in arms free, please email events@lcgb.org if you plan to bring your baby. Breastfeeding babies and toddlers who need to be with their mothers are welcome at LCGB events. The hotel can also accommodate accompanying children, (details/prices on request). Places to visit:- https://www.devere.co.uk/horwood-estate/offers/days-out-guide/

However, this conference is not intended for children. Please respect the learning needs of other delegates

Bookings after 10th April at the discretion of the organisers.

Cancellations will only be considered if requested in writing and received by April 7th 2020. An administration fee of £20 will be charged.

No refunds will be given after this date.

Substitutions will be accepted at any time

The World Health Organisation (WHO) code, Global Strategy, World Health Authority (WHA) resolutions prohibit individuals employed by infant feeding manufacturers from providing any breastfeeding education to mothers, LCGB events may not be used to support such work.

This event is suitable for IBCLCs, GPs, paediatricians, midwives, health visitors, dietitians, breastfeeding counsellors, peer supporters and all interested in breastfeeding.

Membership: LCGB has full membership for IBCLCs and associate membership for those interested in breastfeeding/aspiring IBCLCs. Membership £41 per year (£35 by standing order), www.lcgb.org/about-lcgb/join-us

Information about our two scholarship places is on https://www.lcgb.org/lcgb-sponsorship/.

Any questions? Please email: events@lcgb.org

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Donations to support our work are welcome. However, because of our strong beliefs about the rights of the child and the effect of marketing forces, we respectfully request that organisations and individuals wishing to donate should uphold the principles and spirit of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes, Global Strategy, World Health Authority (WHA) resolutions. Donations from any organisations which seek to undermine The Code (above) are not welcome.


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