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View our list of forthcoming Conferences below.

Previous Conferences

Farm on a hillside
for researchers, policy makers and land managers

Sustainable Development in Practice Conference

15-16 April 2014: £130-£300

The biennial SRUC-SEPA conference, in association with the James Hutton Institute, Forest Research and Scottish Natural Heritage, will focus on delivering multiple benefits from land.

Start date (computer format): Tue, 2014-04-15
Creative Coasts image
for any interested parties

Tay Estuary Forum 2014 conference

4 April 2014: £60 (£30 for students)

The annual Tay Estuary Forum will focus on the topic of Creative Coasts. Booking extended until 28 March 2014.

Start date (computer format): Fri, 2014-04-04
Association of Crop Protection in Northern Britain logo
for farmers, industry, researchers, policy makers and advisors

Crop Protection in Northern Britain: The Dundee Conference

25-26 February 2014

This biennial conference is the foremost event of its kind for environmental management and crop protection in northern environments. Registration now open.

Start date (computer format): Tue, 2014-02-25
National Soil Symposium image
for farmers and growers

National Soil Symposium

13-14 November 2013: £50-£150

Professor Lorna Dawson of the James Hutton Institute will give one of the keynote speeches at the Soil Association's 2013 National Soil Symposium.

Start date (computer format): Wed, 2013-11-13
Iain Gordon speaking to politicians at Science and the Parliament 2012
for MSPs, policy makers and scientists

Science and the Parliament 2013

13 November 2013, 11:30am: Free

The James Hutton Institute will be highlighting research on green space and blueberries at this event organised by the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Start date (computer format): Wed, 2013-11-13
Grampian Information logo
for libarians and information services professionals

The digital

7 November 2013: £60-£75

The 17th annual Grampian Information conference will be hosted at the James Hutton Institute in Aberdeen.

Start date (computer format): Thu, 2013-11-07
View towards Birnam in Perthshire
for researchers, students and industry

COST FA1208 meeting 2013

9-11 October 2013: €125

The first annual meeting of COST Action FA1208 "Pathogen-informed strategies for sustainable broad-spectrum crop resistance" will be held in Birnam, Scotland from 9-11 October 2013.

Start date (computer format): Wed, 2013-10-09
Hand holding a sphere with seedling growing in soil and butterflies flying
for scientists, farm advisers and policymakers

Sustainable intensification: The pathway to low carbon farming?

25-27 September 2013: £200-£400

The James Hutton Institute is one of the joint organisers of this international conference of SRUC's Carbon Management Centre.

Start date (computer format): Thu, 2013-09-26
Crop Research Conference image
for scientists, farm advisers and policymakers

Crop Research Conference: knowing your enemy - the future of crop protection

25 September 2013: £80-£150

Leading scientists and industry experts will be joining forces at AHDB’s Crop Research Conference in London.

Start date (computer format): Wed, 2013-09-25
Soil being tipped off a spade
for organisations/individuals who are not soil specialists but whose role involves an understanding of soil, for example, planners, education, local authorities

European Network on Soil Awareness

19-20 September 2013: €95

The third meeting of the European Network on Soil Awareness was hosted at the James Hutton Institute in Aberdeen. Speaker presentations now available online.

Start date (computer format): Thu, 2013-09-19

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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.