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Lectures

View our list of forthcoming Lecture(s) below.

Previous Lectures

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for SSCR members and other interested parties

SSCR Annual General Meeting and Lecture: 23 May 2018

23 May 2018, 2pm: Free or £15

Mark Lynas, author of four major popular science environmental books, will deliver the annual Scottish Society for Crop Research Lecture following the AGM at Abertay University in Dundee.

Roots (c) James Hutton Institute
for scientists, students and other interested parties

Dundee Roots Group: Workshop & 2018 ISRR Medal Lecture in Root Research

23 May 2018, 2pm to 5:45pm

This one-day event by the Dundee Roots Group will feature the 2018 ISRR Medal Lecture on Root Research, by Professor Liam Dolan (University of Oxford).

Professor Tim Jackson (courtesy)
for directors, policymakers, researchers and elected representatives

40th T.B. Macaulay Lecture - Prosperity Without Growth: Foundations for the Economy of Tomorrow

4 October 2017, 5.30 to 9.30pm

Tim Jackson, Professor of Sustainable Development at the University of Surrey, will deliver the annual Macaulay Lecture at Our Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh.

Roots (c) James Hutton Institute
for scientists, students and other interested parties

Root-Rhizosphere Workshop and 2017 ISRR Dundee Medal Lecture in Root Research

24 May 2017, 2:10pm

This one-day event will feature the 2017 ISRR Medal Lecture on Root Research, by Professor Michelle Watt.

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for SSCR members and other interested parties

SSCR Annual General Meeting and Lecture 2017

10 May 2017, 2pm: Free

Guy Smith, Vice President of the National Farmers Union will deliver the annual Scottish Society for Crop Research Lecture following the AGM at the James Hutton Institute in Dundee.

Professor Robert Costanza (courtesy)
for directors, policymakers, researchers and elected representatives

39th T.B. Macaulay Lecture - The UN Sustainable Development Goals and the dynamics of well-being

13 October 2016, 5.30 to 7.30pm

Robert Costanza, Crawford School of Public Policy Distinguished Professor at the Australian National University, will deliver this lecture at Our Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh.

Roots (c) James Hutton Institute
for scientists, students and other interested parties

Dundee Roots Group: Workshop & 2016 ISRR Medal Lecture in Root Research

25 May 2016, 9:30am to 5:30pm

This one-day event by the Dundee Roots Group will feature the 2016 ISRR Medal Lecture on Root Research, by Professor Peter Gregory.

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for SSCR members and other interested parties

SSCR Annual General Meeting and Lecture 2016

18 May 2016, 2pm: Free

Professor Dame Anne Glover of the University of Aberdeen will deliver the annual Scottish Society for Crop Research Lecture following the AGM at the James Hutton Institute in Dundee.

Professor Jane Langdale, University of Oxford
for scientists, students and other interested parties

University of Dundee School of Life Sciences Distinguished Lecture: Food for the Future – The C4 Rice Project

26 April 2016, 4:00pm

In this Distinguished Lecture, Professor Jane Langdale (University of Oxford) will provide insight into the C4 Rice Project, which seeks to enhance crop yield and resilience in the face of limited resources.

Image of the Carse of Gowrie taken near Kinnoull Tower, Perthshire
for the general public, anyone interested in local history, horticulturists

Carse of Gowrie Sustainability Group presents An Evening Lecture

17 March 2016, 6.30pm

In this lecture, Dr Mike Sutton of Trent Nottingham University discusses Patrick Matthews, the 19th century Carsonian.


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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.