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Institute of Criminology

Date Confirmed for the Families and Imprisonment Research Conference 2019

The Families and Imprisonment Research Conference 2019 will take place on Tuesday 25th June. The conference will present key findings from the FAIR Study, alongside a range of expert contributors to the field of families and imprisonment.

The conference is free to attend, and we warmly welcome academics and practitioners in this field, as well as anybody with experience or interest in prisoners' families.

Our keynote speakers are:

Lord Michael Farmer, British peer and author of the Parliamentary report "The Importance of Strengthening Prisoners' Family Ties to Prevent Reoffending and Reduce Intergenerational Crime"

Professor Nancy Loucks, chief executive of Families Outside

Further speakers to be confirmed shortly!

The conference will be held at the Institute of Criminology in Cambridge (directions can be found here) and a buffet lunch will be provided for attendees.

Places are limited and registration is required. Please email Sophie Ellis at