Sam is dad to two girls Zoe & Ruby via surrogacy and has become one of the globe’s foremost commentators and researchers on surrogacy trends. He convenes conferences and seminars for intended parents in Ireland, UK, Australia, Asia and Scandinavia. Sam consults with singles and couples from around the globe to assist them to plan safe and reliable routes to building families through surrogacy. He has behind-the-scenes knowledge of providers of egg donation and surrogacy around the globe. He has seen the best and worst that surrogacy can deliver. He continues to promote best practice through conferences, one-on-one consultation and online resources. He runs a healthcare research consultancy and is the author of three books and is a non-executive director of the charity Surrogacy Australia.
Staffan Sörenson äger och driver rådgivningsbyrån Napoleon jurister i Göteborg sedan 2008. Byrån har klienter över hela landet och arbetar med civilrätt med specialistkompetens inom surrogat- och stjärnfamiljejuridik. Byrån har biträtt omkring 400 par och ensamstående svenska föräldrar i samband med att deras barn fötts av surrogatmoder. Staffan har en bakgrund inom kulturproduktion och musik.
Staffan Sörenson is owner and managing director of the Göteborg based law firm Napoleon jurister founded in 2008. The firm works all over the country and is working within the field of civil law specialised in both domestic and international surrogacy and unconventional families (Stjärnfamiljer). The law firm has assisted around 350 couples and single parents when having children born by a surrogate. Staffan has a background in the field of culture production and music business.
Program Director, Egg Donor & Surrogacy Program, USA
Program Director, Egg Donor & Surrogacy Program, USA
Alex Maron is the Program Director of The Egg Donor & Surrogacy Program (eggdonation.com) based in Los Angeles. Founded in 1991, the Egg Donor & Surrogacy Program is the first ever established in the world. And for over 10 years, Alex has personally been helping families achieve their dreams to have children. As a mother of 3, Alex understands the love of parenthood and has been a passionate advocate for parents from all backgrounds and walks of life.
The team provides a high-touch experience based on a passion for helping people become parents by matching them with exceptional donors and loving surrogates. They have an extensive database and a rigorous screening process that is overseen by a world-class physician with over 30 years of experience. Quality is the priority, however to reduce costs for intended parents, they have partnered with top fertility doctors in the USA and have made available optional one-stop-shop packages for IVF, surrogacy and egg donation with live births guaranteed and no surprise expenses.
Dr. Cristin C. Slater is a board certified reproductive endocrinologist and infertility specialist. She received her bachelor’s degree in 3 years from the University of Utah, majoring in health sciences while minoring in both chemistry and philosophy. She received her medical degree from the University of Utah in 1993. She completed her specialty training in obstetrics and gynecology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. Subsequently, she completed her sub-specialty fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Southern California. Prior to joining the Idaho Center for Reproductive Medicine, Dr. Slater practiced as an assistant professor in the division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility for 3 years at the University of Southern California, where she taught medical students and reproductive endocrinology fellows.
Dr. Slater is well trained in laparoscopic, hysteroscopic, and microscopic surgery as well as with advanced reproductive technologies and hormone management. She has written 3 chapters in medical text books and published many articles in prestigious medical journals. She is active in various regional and national medical societies where she has presented her research.
Personally, Dr. Slater is married and is the mother of twin boys.
Alexandra is a member of the Swedish parliament. Representing the Moderate party and is member of the Defence Committee, the Foreign Affairs Committee and the EU Committee. Active in municipal politics in school and social issues, she is married, with two kids, two crazy horses and a nice dog.
Moderaterna har på sitt möte i Västerås beslutat att jobba för att barn födda genom surrogat utomlands ska ha samma rättigheter som vilken annan svensk familj plus fortsätta jobba för att altruistisk surrogat ska tillåtas i Sverige. Alexandra kommer att prata om den här frågan
Diana is Head of international cooperation at Ava Fertility Clinic in St Petersburg, Russia. She is a member of ASRM and ESHRE. She has an academic post with the Medical Faculty, St Petersburg State University. She has a large surrogacy practice. Her research into patients with recurrent implantation failure has been published in August 2018 in the European Medical Journal. The AVA-PETER Clinic is the oldest private fertility clinic in Russia and has offered its experience and expertise in fertility treatments both to residents as to foreign patients since 1996. Their medical specialists and tutors are trained to care for patients in English, French, Spanish and Chinese thus breaking the language barrier.
Nadiia looks after customer service with IVMed and Rodynne Dzherelo, which provides full service IVF and surrogacy programs under one roof in Kiev. Their facilities are very modern and they have become a very popular destination for surrogacy.
Valentina and the team at International Surrogacy Agency specialize in supporting you to make your dream for a family come true. During the whole process Valentina and the team at ISA will guide and support you, so that you will remember the surrogate motherhood period as an important and bright time in your life.
Zichi and his partner Bo live in Sweden. They first started their surrogacy journey in Thailand, then Nepal around 2014. After the surrogacy ban in these countries, they turned to Canada for altruistic surrogacy. They matched with a very sweet and lovely lady Annie in 2018 and their son Hemming was born in July, 2019 in New Brunswick, Canada.