Wednesday Speakers 2019

Wednesday 11th September 2019

Keynote Speaker and Session Chairs

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Sir William Worsley

Sir William Worsley

Wednesday morning keynote
Vikki Bengtsson

Vikki Bengtsson (SWE)

Wednesday morning session chair

Wednesday Speakers

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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
Stefania Gasperini

Stefania Gasperini (IT)

Giovanni Morelli

Giovanni Morelli (IT)

Morphophysiology in practice