SAIF AGM Banquet Weekend 13th to 15th March 2020

Event Date: 13th March 2020

Grand Central Hotel, 99 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SF

SAIF thanks our Associate Members for generously supporting the weekend.


SAIF Members and Associates will be gathering in Glasgow to review the year and thank National President Jim Auld for his year in office.  The weekend is a fantastic opportunity to find out the latest developments affecting the funeral profession and learn how SAIF is helping members ensure that they are prepared.  It’s also a fun social time with plenty of opportunities for re-establishing old friendships and forging new ones.


Friday 13th March 

12.30 – 14.00  Associates’ Lunch (invitation only)

14.30 – 16.30 Workshop: “Everyone has their breaking point” – Surviving and thriving in the funeral sector.

16.30 – 17.0 Refreshments

Afternoon and evening including dinner at delegate’s leisure

Saturday 14th March 

9.00 – 9.30  Refreshments / registration

9.30 – 11.00 SAIF AGM

11.00 – 11.30 Refreshments

13.00 – 14.30 Buffet lunch and refreshments

14.30 – 15.30 Meeting of SAIF’s Next Gen Group (20-40s emerging leaders)


18.15 Drinks reception (General & VIP)

19.30 Banquet meal – entertainment by the Glasgow Phoenix Choir and the ‘Stravaig’ Ceilidh Band

23.45 Bacon & Egg rolls

Sunday 15th March

10.00 – 11.00 Installation of Offices

11.00 Refreshments

11.30 End of AGM Banquet Weekend 2020

Booking activities

To book places, you may use one of the following options:

  1. Download the appropriate booking form and return it to SAIF with payment:

2. Book your places at Eventbrite:




Friday Associates’ Lunch (only Associates)

  • 1 place per Associate member                                                                                        FOC
  • Extra place per person                                                                                                     £25.00

Meetings and presentations                                                                                             FOC

  • Friday afternoon: Keynote speaker(s)
  • Saturday AGM: on arrival tea, coffee & biscuits
  • Saturday afternoon: NextGen meeting
  • Sunday morning: Installation of Officers

Saturday lunch                                                                                                                     £25.00

Saturday Banquet                                                                                                                £70.00

  • Drinks reception on arrival
  • 3 course meal followed by tea/coffee
  • Entertainment
  • Bacon and Egg Rolls

The AGM Weekend Experience                                                                                     £90.00

!! A saving of £5 if attending the whole weekend!!

All prices are per person


Book accommodation directly with the hotel on 0141 240 3700, advising that you are attending the SAIF AGM. The hotel has now released the block booking of rooms held for SAIF but you may still be able to book a room.


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