2015 Annual Conference

Harrogate International Centre; 18-19 November 2015

Full timetable now available.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Robin Grille: Psychologist, and author of "Parenting for a peaceful world"
  • Hollie McNish: UK poet
  • Dr Zoe Brownlie, Clinical Psychologist, Sheffield CAMHS            
  • Professor Mary Renfrew, Professor of Mother and Infant Health, University of Dundee


Submission is now closed for abstract submission for poster display at this year's conference. Successful abstracts will be confirmed by email in the week commencing 10th August 2015



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Group bookings (for more than 5 delegates attending together): please fill in and return this spreadsheet


Both Days - £230 per delegate - Discounted rate - £200 *

Single Day £140 per delegate - Discounted rate - £120 *

* Discounts available for group bookings (5 delegates booked and paid for at once)

Accommodation booking service

Reservation Highway Ltd is offering an accommodation booking service for delegates. Hotels can be viewed and booked online. Booking is available via this service until 2nd November.

For any enquiries related to bookings or questions around the event please contact bfi@unicef.org.uk  

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About our conferences

The UNICEF UK Baby Friendly Initiative's conference for health professionals and others involved in the care of mothers and babies is Europe's largest conference on infant feeding. The conference offers a mixture of innovative, entertaining and challenging presentations on a wide range of issues associated with supporting successful breastfeeding.

See information on previous annual conferences here.