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Social Media Week: Death, Digital Demise, Community & Digital Legacy

Social Media Week: Death, Digital Demise, Community & Digital Legacy

Press Releases   •   Sep 02, 2013 06:30 BST

Death, Digital Demise, Community & Digital Legacy’ is an event hosted by DeadSocial and taking place for Social Media Week, London 2013. It aims to explore society’s changing attitudes and behaviour in relation to ‘end of life’ and mourning. It will be examined from the context of todays’ connected world from a number of differing perspectives.

DeadSocial Shortlisted For The 'Best Internet Bereavement Resource Award' At The Good Funeral Awards

DeadSocial Shortlisted For The 'Best Internet Bereavement Resource Award' At The Good Funeral Awards

Press Releases   •   Aug 14, 2013 06:50 BST

The judging panel for the Good Funeral Awards sifted through more than 600 nominations for this year’s Good Funeral Awards. DeadSocial are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for an award. We would like to thank the person(s) who put us forward for this very prestigious award and for The Good Funeral Awards for shortlisting us.

Celebrating the Mexican Day of the Dead, showcase

Celebrating the Mexican Day of the Dead, showcase

Press Releases   •   Aug 06, 2013 06:40 BST

Dying Matters annual 'Day of the Dead' showcase will take place in London on Friday 1st November, 2013. The event will play host to many different speakers and workshops during the day.

An Undertakers most 'Frequently Asked Questions' (FAQs)

An Undertakers most 'Frequently Asked Questions' (FAQs)

Press Releases   •   Jul 29, 2013 15:57 BST

Leverton & Sons have been Independent Funeral Directors in London since 1789. Richard Putt one of the Directors at Leverton's has answered some of the most frequently asked questions (FAQ's) that he and other funeral directors encounter

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'Post-Death control of Digital Assets'. A CDAS Seminar at the University of Bath

'Post-Death control of Digital Assets'. A CDAS Seminar at the University of Bath

Blog posts   •   Jan 02, 2014 21:40 GMT

James Norris (CEO, DeadSocial) will explore how physical assets are heavily intertwined with death, mourning and the rituals behind grieving on the 21st February at the University of Bath. Assets are often used as a way for the living to feel connected to the deceased and to bridge a gap between life and death.

'Mindings, & how Mother became the inspiration'. - Stuart Arnott, ahead of his Social Media Week 2013 Presentation

'Mindings, & how Mother became the inspiration'. - Stuart Arnott, ahead of his Social Media Week 2013 Presentation

Blog posts   •   Sep 23, 2013 11:54 BST

Stuart founded Mindings Tablet Application to help those suffering from dementia and loneliness. During 'Death, Digital Demise, Community & Digital Legacy' Stuart will probe why technology is often overlooked as a way to combat loneliness, dementia and end of life care.

What we can learn from 'A Game of Thrones' when planning our own Funeral

What we can learn from 'A Game of Thrones' when planning our own Funeral

Blog posts   •   Sep 06, 2013 06:35 BST

Planning your funeral is often a hard thing to comprehend especially whilst healthy. However, when someone unexpectedly passes away arranging a funeral in keeping with the deceased's wishes is often made more stressful when things haven't been documented. Here are a few lessons learn't from the fictional TV series 'A Game of Thrones'.

Social Media Week Preview: Where does the self begin and end?

Social Media Week Preview: Where does the self begin and end?

Blog posts   •   Sep 05, 2013 14:50 BST

This post was written by Dr. Aaron Balick ahead of Social Media Week 2013. Dr. Aaron Balick is a UKCP registered psychotherapist providing one-to-one psychotherapy, supervision, consultation and other related services located in Clerkenwell, London. Aaron will be speaking at the Social Media Week event 'Death, Digital Demise, Community & Digital Legacy'

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