European Meetings


European Meetings give members in Europe a chance to connect. They also are a valuable opportunity for North American members to attend and learn from professionals in another part of the world—often the new best practice or upcoming trend originates outside the U.S.!

European Spring Meeting 2019

8-10 March  |  Luneberg, Germany | Hosted by Britta Paulsen [click here for details]

European Conference Summer Meeting 2019

13-16 June  |  Marlow-on-Thames, England | Hosted by Julian & Matthew Walker
[Conference Brochure]  [Booking Form]  [Additional Details]

For more information on the European Group, contact Iain Steel, European Group Secretary. 

Autumn AGM 2019 – The Park Lane Hotel, London
12 November | The Park Lane Hotel, London 
(Executive committee meeting | 8 October)  

Spring Meeting 2020 – Bologna Funeral Exhibition
Date TBD |  Bologna Funeral Exhibition | Hosted by Karl-Albert Denk


Euro Meeting
European Chairman, Michael Schutt (l) of Seemann & Sohne
in Hamburg, Germany passes the torch to Derek Case
of Mortons Funeral Directors of Birmingham, England.

Highlights of the November 2018 Autumn European Group Meeting


The European Group of Selected met recently in London for their Autumn Meeting. Our speaker was Mr Dickie Arbiter LVO, former Press Secretary to Her Majesty The Queen who talked about the monarchy past and present, the media and state funerals including that of Princess Diana. (which was handled by an SIFH member in London) The Chairmanship passed from Michael Schütt of Hamburg, Germany to Derek Case of Birmingham, England for 2018/19.


European Group Contact

For more information about Selected's European Group, please contact:

Iain Steel, European Group Secretary
Richard Steel & Partners Ltd., Winchester, England
Telephone: 01962 86233