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National Conference

AoS National Conference 2017

Our National Conference was held from May 9th to May 11th at The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Derbyshire.  

Below you'll find links to the various presentations given by the speakers. Please click on the titles of the presentations to download and view them.

AoS National Conference 2017

Day 1 

Introduction & Overview of AoS - Martin Foley, National Director

Fundraising & Communications - John Green, Director of Development

Fundraising & Communications (Legacies) - Alastair Emblem, Legacy Officer

Fundraising & Communications (Schools) - Euan McArthur, Scotland Development Officer

Fundraising & Communications (PR & Digital) - Nathaniel Xavier, Digital Marketing Officer

Where We Work in Great Britain - Patrick Binks and AoS port chaplains



Day 2

Morning Prayer

Salvation - or - for me it was only raining? - Fr Noel Mullin, Regional Port Chaplain Bristol
(The text of Fr Noel's presentation will be made available soon)

Gospel in the Raw (Fishing Fleets) - Deacon Joe O'Donnell, Regional Port Chaplain Forth & Clyde

Gospel in the Raw (Cruise Chaplaincy) - Rev. Roger Stone, Regional Port Chaplain South Coast

Struggling at Sea? Seafarers' Health on Board - Dr Iris Acejo, Seafarers' International Research Centre, Cardiff University

Church & Law Enforcement Combatting Modern Slavery - Mick Duthie, Deputy Director Santa Marta Group

Thriller in Manila ICMA AHOY Conference
Anne McLaren -  Regional Port Chaplain Hull & Goole
Steven Willows - Regional Port Chaplain Immingham & Trent
Rev. Roger Stone - Regional Port Chaplain South Coast

Workshop Feedback

Day 3

AoS, the Global Picture - Fr Bruno Ciceri, Vatican Dicastery for the Promotional of Integral Human Development 

Kraft to Craft - Fr Colum Kelly 
Regional Port Chaplain Immingham & Trent
(The text of Fr Colum's presentation can be downloaded here).

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