This week at the Progress Educational Trust (4 December 2017)


The Progress Educational Trust (PET) has now finalised the agenda, the timetable and the the stellar lineup of speakers for its Annual Conference 'Crossing Frontiers: Moving the Boundaries of Human Reproduction'.

The conference is taking place in London this coming Friday (8 December 2017). There are still a handful of places available, but they are going fast - book your tickets now.

'Do SHEEFs Challenge What It Is to Be Human?', presentation by Professor Robin Lovell-Badge at Session 2 of the Progress Educational Trust's one-day conference 'Crossing Frontiers: Moving the Boundaries of Human Reproduction', taking place at Amnesty International in London on Friday 8 December 2017 'Building Embryo-Like Structures In Vitro', presentation by Professor Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz at Session 2 of the Progress Educational Trust's one-day conference 'Crossing Frontiers: Moving the Boundaries of Human Reproduction', taking place at Amnesty International in London on Friday 8 December 2017Conference presentations will include:

Session chairs will include Sally Cheshire (Chair of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority), Vivienne Parry (science writer and broadcaster) and Dr Helen O'Neill (researcher in embryology, IVF and reproductive genetics), as well as Fiona Fox and Sarah Norcross (Chair of Trustees and Director respectively at PET).

Further details can be found here, and details of attendance fees and how to book can be found here.

If tweeting about the conference, please use the hashtag #petconf17. If you have any queries, please email