Welcome from
Dr Sharon Wong




9.30 - 9.45

What to do as a hairdresser/
patient if you spot hair loss

Zoe Passam

10.15 - 10.30

From dandruff to ringworm: all you need to know about scalp rashes

Glenn Lyons

9.45 - 10.00 

10.30 -10.45

What are the pitfalls in hair transplantation?

Dr Greg Williams  

10.00 - 10.15

The state of wig provision in the UK: how you can get one and the different types available

Gary Price


10.45 -11.00

Natural treatments for hair growth – do any work?

Dr Gill Westgate

An overview of the different types of hair loss

Dr Sharon Wong

11.00 - 11.30

Refreshments and presentations on the Atrium stage  



General hair loss information on
where to get help, what works and
a look at the treatments available

11.30 – 12.15

Scientific focus session

Q&A with our panel of experts; hair expert and consultant dermatologist
Dr Sharon Wong, hair transplant surgeon Dr Greg Williams, trichologists
Zoe Passam and Glenn Lyons 

12.15 - 1.15

Lunch and refreshments and presentations on the Atrium stage



Afro Hair Session

In association with


1.15 - 1.25

Intro to Project Embrace

Lekia Lée

1.25 - 1.40

1.40 - 1.55

Debunking the myths on hair care

Tony Maleedy / Stephanie Sey

The science behind the
uniqueness of textured hair

Dr Gill Westgate

1.55 - 2.05

From a hairdresser's viewpoint

Charlotte Mensah

2.05 - 2.30

Q&A panel to discuss African-Caribbean hair issues, styling
and solutions

Charlotte Mensah

Dr Gill Westgate

trichologist and 
cosmetic scientist

Tony Maleedy

Shirley Macdonald

Men's Hair Loss

In association with


1.25 - 1.40

Causes and treatments
for men’s hair loss

Dr Martin Wade

1.15 - 1.25

Intro to MANUAL
Dr Earim Chaudry

1.40 - 1.55

Why do men find it so hard to talk about hair loss?

Dr Alex Mizara

1.55 - 2.05

From a hairdresser's viewpoint

Jamie Stevens

2.05 - 2.30

Q&A panel to discuss men's hair loss issues, styling and solutions

hair transplant surgeon 
Dr Bessam Farjo 


Dr Alex Mizara

Jamie Stevens

Dr Martin Wade

2.30 - 3.00

Refreshments and presentations on the Atrium stage



Panel discussion:
The psychology of living with hair loss

3.00 - 4.15

Join our panel as they discuss their own experiences and the psychology of living with hair loss. Panel includes TV personality Michelle Heaton, student Imogen King, alopecia influencer Nikky Odutayo and blogger Perry O’Bree

Raffle prize draw



Style solutions

for at home

4.15 -  5.00

Celebrity-worthy specialist panel will share their top tips on how to style your hair at home, how to disguise hair thinning and enhance the hair you have.

Panel includes TV makeover king, Andrew Barton, extensionist to the stars Inanch Emir, wig specialist 

Gary Price and Dawn Forshaw CEO of Finishing Touches Group

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Style solutions

for professionals

4.15 - 5.00

Take the stress out of any consultation with the right language, style advice and treatments for your clients.

Panel includes top colourist 

Stephen Nurse from Daniel Galvin Salon, Emma Furlong from Finishing Touches Group and trichologist Zoe Passam from Philip Kingsley Clinic

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Programme is subject to change