Wednesday Speakers 2019

Wednesday 11th September 2019

Keynote Speaker and Session Chairs

Click on a speaker to see a Biography and an Abstract

To be announced

Wednesday morning keynote
Vikki Bengtsson

Vikki Bengtsson (SWE)

Wednesday morning session chair

Wednesday Speakers

Click on a speaker to see a Biography and an Abstract

Morning Session

Pruning #2

Philip van Wassenaer

Philip van Wassenaer (CAN)

Reduce the crown, retain the tree
09:45am – 10:25am
Paul Muir

Paul Muir (UK)

Crown reductions: an inevitable response to uncertainty?
10:55am – 11:30am
Martin Dobson

Martin Dobson (UK)

Is pruning an efective tool for controlling subsidence risk and mitigating damage?
11:30am – 12:05pm
Andrew Benson

Andrew Benson (NZ)

Root pruning: What we know, what we don’t know and some things we’ve learned recently
12:05pm – 12:40pm

Afternoon Practical Sessions

Afternoon Practical Workshop Sessions will consist of 2 x 1hr 15min sessions each with a choice of speakers.

Ed Gilman

Ed Gilman (US)

Formative pruning
Ana Pérez-Sierra

Ana Pérez-Sierra (UK)

Pests and diseases walk
Jon Banks

Jon Banks (UK)

Chlorophyll florescence
Tony Kirkham

Tony Kirkham (UK)

Stefania Gasperini

Stefania Gasperini (IT)

Giovanni Morelli

Giovanni Morelli (IT)

Morphophysiology in practice