Monday Speakers 2017

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Monday Keynote Speaker and Session Chairs

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Sir Harry Studholme

Sir Harry Studholme (UK)

Monday morning Keynote Speaker
09:40am – 10:00am
Tony Kirkham

Tony Kirkham (UK)

Monday morning session chair
09:35am – 13:00pm
Dr. Kieron Doick

Dr. Kieron Doick (UK)

Monday afternoon session chair
14:15pm – 17:15pm

Monday Speakers

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Professor Mike Raupp

Professor Mike Raupp (USA)

How global change abets insect invasions: Case studies of beetles and bugs from the United States
10:00am
Dr David Lonsdale

Dr. David Lonsdale (UK)

Lessons from pests in the past; prospects for the future
10:35am
Keith Sacre

Keith Sacre (UK)

Lessons from pests in the past; prospects for the future
10:35am
Professor Edward Wilson

Professor Edward Wilson (CAN)

Emerald ash borer
11:40am
Dr. Matt Elliot

Dr. Matt Elliot (UK)

Tree disease threats and UK Sourced and Grown – a biosecurity assurance scheme improve standards
12:15pm
Lee Dudley

Lee Dudley (UK)

Tree disease threats and UK Sourced and Grown – a biosecurity assurance scheme improve standards
12:15pm
 
Dr. Neil Strong

Dr. Neil Strong (UK)

Management of Pests and Diseases on the railway alongside Government agencies
14:20pm
Simon Toomer

Simon Toomer (UK)

Developing a plant health standard for the National Trust’s gardens and parks
14:45pm
Ian Shears

Ian Shears (AUS)

Transitioning Melbourne’s urban landscapes – climate adaptation for future liveability
15:50pm
Dr. Glynn Percival

Dr. Glynn Percival (UK)

The potential of boosting tree immune systems for pest and disease control
16:25pm