Webinar serie COP26 Climate Conference

01 11 2021 - 11:00 to 15 11 2021 - 11:15

The UK-based society the AAB (Association of applied bioloigists) will hosting during the COP26 Climate Conference a webinar series that looks at how applied biology is impacted by climate change and can play a role to mitigate its effects. AAB will host five coffee-time webinars throughout the duration of COP26 between November 1st-15th 2021.

Experts in various fields of applied biology explore how their specialism is impacted by climate change. These webinars are hosted on zoom, begin at 11am (or 3pm on November 5th) and will last for 45minutes, including questions.

Register Free for the entire webinar series here:

Monday November 1st 11am: Luke Bell (University of Reading): Exploring climate impacts on horticultural crop production

Friday November 5th 3pm: Julie Law (Salk Institute, La Jolla, USA): Introducing the Harnessing Plants Initiative

Monday November 8th 11am: Ryan McGuire (Queens University, Belfast); Keerthi Bandru (Humboldt University Berlin): Modelling European Agriculture with Climate Change for Food Security: Science-Policy Knowledge Forum Pilot

Friday November 12th 11am: Fred Otu-Larbi (Lancaster University)

​Monday November 15th 11am: Bob Rees (SRUC): What are the implications of NetZero for UK agriculture?

More information: https://www.aab.org.uk/event/applied-biology-and-climate-change-aab-cop26-webinar-series/

online, zoom webinar
AAB- association of applied biologists