Outline programme

Wednesday, 7th September 2022

11:30-13:00 Registration

13:00-15:00 Workshops, parallel session 1 (more information about workshops)

15:00-15:30 Coffee break

15:30 -17:30 Workshops, parallel session 2 (more information about workshops)

18:30 Reception : University of Edinburgh Playfair Library Welcome by Mairi Gougeon, Scottish Government Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs and Islands

Thursday, 8th September 2022

08:30-09:00 Registration

09:00-09:30 Welcome addresses

09:30-10:30 Plenary session 1

Professor Lotte Holm, University of Copenhagen: Consumption challenges in transforming food systems

10:30-11:00  Coffee break

11:00-12:30  Parallel session 1

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:00-14:00  Poster session (overlaps with 30 mins of lunch)

14:00-15:00  Parallel session 2 (two papers per thread only)

15:00-15:30  Coffee break

15:30-17:00  Parallel session 3

17:00-17:15  Short break (no coffee)

17:15-18:15 Plenary Session 2

Professor Bruce Whitelaw, Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh: Can biotechnology be part of a sustainable food supply?

Evening free

 

Friday, 9th September 2022

08:30-09:00 Registration (for new arrivals)

09.00-10:30  Parallel session 4

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30 Plenary session 3 – panel discussion

Transforming the Food System in Practice – examples from the field

  • Joe Bailey, RSPCA Assured
  • David Finlay, The Ethical Dairy
  • Anne-Marie Neeteson, Aviagen Group

It is with great sadness that we learned of our fourth panellist, Caroline Drummond’s, passing on 23 May. A great colleague who will be sadly missed. 

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-15:00  Parallel session 5

15:00-15:30  Coffee break

15:30-17:00  Parallel session 6

17:00-17:15  Short break (no coffee)

17:15-18:00 Eursafe AGM

19:00 Conference dinner: Royal College of Surgeons

 

Saturday, 10th September 2022

09:15 – 10:15 Plenary Session 4

Dr Simone van der Burg, Wageningen University: Digitalisation as enabler of sustainable farming; future visions and the ethical questions they raise for development and implementation

10:15-10:45 Coffee break

10:45-12:15 Parallel session 6

12:20-12:45 What have we learned about Transforming Food Systems Ethically? Summary Reflections on Eursafe 2022 from 3 delegates (6 minutes each)

12:45-13:00 Eursafe in 2023 and 2024; Thanks to retiring Eursafe President; Closing of Conference