• Surrogacy Experts from around the world

     
  • Families Through Surrogacy is a non-profit organisation

     
  • Run by parents for intended parents

     
  • We hold annual conferences to promote best-practice surrogacy

     
  • Meet and network with surrogates and intended parents

     

Unbiased Advice and Insight from Parents & Professionals

Seminar tickets available from kr120

3.5 hour seminar, including  panel of parents sharing their surrogacy experiences and expert talks on surrogacy in the US, Canada, Ukraine and Georgia

Clarion Collection Hotel Temperance, Engelbrektsgatan 16, SE-211 33 MALMÖ

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Program
Timing Description

Surrogacy Options – Choosing a Country

Discusses the differences in surrogacy eligibility, expertise and practice in the US, Canada, Ukraine, Georgia, Greece & emerging markets like Kenya

Sam Everingham, Families Through Surrogacy

Factors to Consider in Choosing A US Surrogacy Agency

There are increasing choices and price points in regard to US surrogacy agencies. Service levels, communication and surrogate screening can differ significantly. Karen is one of the world’s leading experts on surrogacy and runs one of the worlds oldest, highest quality agencies, based in Los Angeles, California. She discusses what factors to consider in choosing who to trust with your dream of a family.

Karen Synesiou, Owner, Center for Surrogate Parenting, USA

Breaking the Myths about Surrogacy in Canada 

Countries like Greece, Canada & UK allow only altruistic surrogacy. How does this differ from commercial surrogacy? What motivates altruistic surrogates? What are the limitations and rules around access for Scandinavians ? A small number of Canadian ‘agencies’ work in this area. Nir Keren illustrates the behind-the-scenes processes through new excerpts from a detailed Canadian documentary

Nir Keren, Create IVF

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Legal Issues to Consider

Alex McNab & other lawyers

BREAK & NETWORKING

Parent Panel

In-depth discussion & Q&A with Danish parents who engaged in US, Canada, Ukraine & Georgia detailing processes, costs, potential risks, what can go wrong and how to survive the unexpected hurdles

Moderator: Sam Everingham

Panellists: Mikkel Langved Raahede (Danish Dad via US), Hanna Skanne (Swedish mum via Georgia) Gregory Dean (Danish Dad via Canada) and 1 other parent