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 Programme and Presentations 

 

 

The Climate Connections seminar was covered by the BBC Radio Scotland 'Out of Doors' programme on Saturday 14 May 2011. To listen click here.

 

Click here to see videos of the Climate Connections presentations.

 

Programme: 

An output generating seminar with keynote speakers; three main themes with speakers; two workshops and plenary discussions which will form the basis of a report to the new government.

Also there will be exhibits from some key organisations.


 

Welcome and Introduction to the Day

 

Professor Martin Price  

9:15am

Keynote Speaker

 

 

Professor Anne Glover

9:25

State of the  environment and impacts

 

 

Professor Dominic Moran Researcher Perspective

 

9.40

 

 

 

Antje Branding, Policy Perspective

 

9.55

Workshop 1

Networks addressing state of environment and impacts

 

10.05

Teas/Coffee break, Exhibits and Networking

 

 

11.00

Feedback from Workshop 1

 

 

11.30

Drivers and Responses 

Dr Andy Kerr, Researcher Perspective

 

11.50

 

 

 

Dr Rebekah Widdowfield, User perspective

 

12.05pm

Workshop 2

Networks addressing research delivery and research uptake

 

12.20

Lunch, Exhibits and Networking

 

 

1.05

Feedback from Workshop 2

 

 

2.00

Communication of Climate change Research

 

Lorraine Fitzgerald (SCCIP)

 

2.20

 

Graeme Cook (SPICe)  

 

2.35

 Communicating Climate Change – Experience from Clim-ATIC

2.50

Plenary Discussions       

Facilitated by Professor Colin Galbraith

 

3.05

Conclusions

Professor Stuart Monro

 

3.50

Networking, Exhibits and taxis to Perth Railway station at 4.45pm

 

 

4.05

  

Posters:

 

 

Martin Muir Adapting our lochs to uncertain climate futures: management in the conservation interest
Diana Feliciano Assessment of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Rural Land Uses: a Regional Approach for the North East Scotland
Stuart Smith, Charlotte Vandenberghe, René van der Wal, Sarah Woodin, David Johnson and Robin Pakeman  Carbon sequestration by upland sheep grazing management
Eli Carisle and Simon Brooks Climate change, landscape and quality of life in Scotland
Eli Carisle and Simon Brooks Climate Change Conversations - using the local landscape to talk about changes in quality of life
Marion Mulholland and Shiela Currie Review of Recent Impacts of Weather Events on SNH Business Operations, Properties
and National Nature Reserves
Alistair Rennie and Jim Hansom Tidal Trend Reversals: now showing at a coast near you!