SAIF AGM & Banquet Weekend 9th to 11th March 2018

Event Date: 9th March 2018

Date: Friday 9th to Sunday 11th March 2018*

Venue: The Grand Hotel, Brighton, 97-99 King’s Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 2FW

Booking activities and dining



For the 2018 Banquet weekend you will be required to book your accommodation directly with the hotel.  Please ring 01273 224 300 (option 1), quoting SAIF160318, the event name and date.

Bed & breakfast per room per night (to include: full English breakfast and use of 1st floor gym)

Single:                             £125.00 + vat

Double/twin :               £145.00 + vat

For room upgrades (inclusive of VAT per room, per night):

Classic Sea View                       £60.00

Classic Deluxe Sea View         £100.00

Feature Deluxe Sea View       £160.00

King Suite                                 £200.00

Grand Collection

From £40.00 (inclusive of VAT) per room, per night

This package is available in some Classic Sea View and Deluxe bedrooms and include:

  • Sky HD TV in your room including Sky Movies
  • Starbucks & Verisimo coffee
  • Luxury Noble Isle Toiletries
  • Wireless Bose Soundlink

Conference spa offer

The hotel offer a 20% discount on all spa treatments for the duration of the event (only available Monday to Friday and excludes weekends and bank holidays and is subject to availability).

Agenda for the weekend (subject to change)


Friday 9th March

12.00pm                           Associates Lunch

2.00pm – 3.00pm         Alzheimer’s: Dementia Friendly Business by Vicky Walker

3.00pm – 3.30pm          Refreshments

3.30pm – 4.30pm          Regulation of Funeral Plan Marketing by Graham McAusland

7.00pm                             Dinner – Fish and Chip Supper or Risotto with entertainment from Mark Wright aka ‘Elvis’

Saturday 10th March

9.30am                              AGM

11.30am                            Refreshments (Pavilion)

12 noon                            GDPR (optional) seminar by Golden Charter

1.00pm                              Buffet Lunch

2.30pm                             Meeting of the Next Generation Group

“Free Time” to explore Brighton.


6.30pm                              VIP drinks

Guest Reception

 7.00pm                            Pre-dinner act by Dave Lynn

7.30pm                              Dinner to be served

9.30pm                              Toasts to commence


11.45pm                            Bacon and egg rolls

Sunday 11th March

10.00 – 11.00am             Inauguration of Officers hosted by Mark Woollard

11.00am                            Refreshments

Booking activities and dining

To book activities, either:

  1. Download this form, complete and return to SAIF Business Centre: Booking form 2018 v2
  2. Buy activities online via EventBrite

See what packages are available: SAIF AGM Weekend 2018 packages

*Date changed from 16th to 18th March weekend