About this Event
Chaired by the Presiding Officer and chair of Scotland’s Futures Forum, Rt Hon Ken Macintosh MSP, this event will consider our approach to death and dying in Scotland, now and in the future, and how our cultural relationship with death could and should change by 2030.
With a keynote presentation from writer, broadcaster and ex-bishop Richard Holloway, this event will tackle a taboo subject that ultimately affects us all.
17:30 Registration opens
18:00 Welcome and introduction: Ken Macintosh MSP
18:05 Presentation: Richard Holloway – death now and in the future
18:30 Discussion: Death and Dying in Future Scotland
19:30 Informal discussion over light refreshments
20:00 Event finishes