Tuesday Speakers 2019

Tuesday 10th September 2019

Keynote Speaker and Session Chairs

Click on a speaker to see a Biography and an Abstract
Ted Green

Ted Green, MBE (UK)

What’s Pruning?
Tuesday morning keynote
Mick Boddy

Mick Boddy (UK)

Tuesday morning session chair
Keith Sacre

Keith Sacre (UK)

Tuesday afternoon session chair
14:00pm – 17:45pm

Tuesday Speakers

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Morning Session

Challenging Current Practice

Stefania Gasperini

Stefania Gasperini (IT)

Giovanni Morelli

Giovanni Morelli (IT)

Morphophysiology and management of veteran trees: Two case studies
08:55am – 09:35am
Vikki Bengtsson

Vikki Bengtsson (SWE)

Veteranisation: Using tools instead of time
09:35am – 10:10am

Kwok-on-Tsang (HK)

Pruning strategy for stonewall trees in Hong Kong: An arboricultural practice to preserve natural heritage
10:10am – 10:45am
Jon Hartill

Jon Hartill (SWE)

From an unknown load to another unknown load, what are the consequences of reduction pruning?
11:15am – 11:50am
Reg Harris

Reg Harris (UK)

New thinking about retrenchment pruning
11:50am – 12:25pm

Afternoon Session

Pruning #1

Ed Gilman

Ed Gilman (US)

Formative pruning experiences and research on shade trees in the US
14:05pm – 14:45pm
Tony Kirkham

Tony Kirkham (UK)

Different species’ response to pruning phenology
14:45pm – 15:20pm
Henry Kuppen

Henry Kuppen (NL)

Culture and maintenance of pleached trees in the Netherlands
15:50pm – 16:25pm
Jaroslav Kolarik

Jaroslav Kolarik (CZ)

Development of the European Tree Pruning Standard
16:25pm – 16:55pm
Vaibhav Raje

Vaibhav Raje (IND)

Potential and challenges for arboriculture in India
16:55pm – 17:25pm