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Conservation Research Institute Conference 2021

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David Attenborough Building

Pembroke Street

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CB2, UK

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Please join us for our annual Conservation Research Institute conference on Friday 15 October 2021 at the David Attenborough Building.

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3pm - 3.15pm | Welcome

Conference opening with Professor David Coomes (Director, the University of Cambridge Conservation Research Institute) and Dr Mike Maunder (Executive Director, Cambridge Conservation Initiative).

3.15pm - 4pm | Meet the Researchers

The ECR Programme 2021/22 will be launched with flash talks from key CRI academics that provide an overview of their research and plans for the future. Speakers include: Professor David Coomes, Professor William Sutherland, Professor Adam Pellegrini, Professor Chris Sandbrook and Dr Howard Nelson.

4pm - 4.30pm | Drinks and Canapes

4.30pm - 5pm | A Summer of Studentships

An overview of the exciting projects that undergraduate students partook in as part of CRI’s Summer Studentships.

  • Nathan Clark: Managing woodlands as Natural Climate Solutions
  • Georgia Daykin: Should we standardise reporting in agricultural studies, and if so, how?
  • Isla Kendall: Managing woodlands as Natural Climate Solutions
  • Sophie Truepenny: Assessing the views of the oil palm industry on sustainability practices, and their needs for evidence and guidance
  • Shannon White: Assessing the impacts of Covid-19 on-field centres around the world

5pm - 5.45pm | In Collaboration With...

Chaired by Rogelio Luque-Lora

CRI researchers tell us about the various collaborations, projects and affiliations they are working on within the sphere of conservation.

  • Dr Andrew Bladon and Esme Ashe-Jepson (Department of Zoology): Banking on Butterflies
  • Professor David Coomes (Department of Plant Sciences): Cambridge Past, Present and Future.
  • Dr Chantal Helm (Cambridge Botanical Gardens): Citizen Science
  • Sam Vosper (Department of Land Economy): Climate Change Insurance Policies with African Farming Associations

5.45pm - 6pm | Conference Close

6pm | Drinks and Pizza

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