0930 Arrival with tea and coffee
1000–1045 Open forum to discuss tree risk management led by audience, so bring any questions and Jeremy will facilitate the discussions to help clarify risk issues that are causing concern.
1045–1100 Short break
1100–1215 Main presentation discussing the challenges of highway tree risk management and introducing the preliminary results of the FoI request made to all the highway authorities in the UK. It will finish with practical examples of emerging tree hazards that Jeremy’s legal experience suggests should be added to the list of obvious conditions that inspectors are looking for.
1215–1245 Short talk from Vaibhav Raje who will broadly cover tree risk management in Mumbai
1330–1430 David Lonsdale to give a presentation (further info to follow)
1430–1600 Walk around the grounds of the venue for a practical discussion on managing tree risk issues.