Training Directory: Events

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Events (Conferences, fairs etc)


Professional events, conferences, fairs etc. held for the countryside, arboriculture, wildlife, ecology and conservation sectors.

22/10/2020 How to save money and green the highways at Online 1 Day

ADAS Contact:

27/10/2020 Scottish Conference at Online via Zoom 1 Day

CIEEM Contact: 01962 868626

The CIEEM 2020 Scottish conference will be a virtual conference on the challenges in reconciling the differing land use objectives in Scotland.

28/10/2020 Horror Stories from the Field at Online 1 Day

Bristol Zoo Gardens Contact:

02/11/2020 National Tree Officers Virtual Conference 2020 at Online 28 Days

Institute of Chartered Foresters Contact:

11/11/2020 AHI's Virtual Conference - Reignite at Online via hopin 3 Days

Association For Heritage Interpretation Contact: 01795436560

Our virtual conference will include lots of opportunities to be involved and have discussions. There will also be plenty of opportunities for networking and all sessions will be available to ‘Watch Again’ at your leisure, so no need to worry if you have a busy schedule.

12/11/2020 National Conference 2020: Beyond the Classroom at 65 Queen's Gate, 65-67 Queen's Gate, Baden-Powell House, London, SW7 5JS 1 Day

Council for Learning Outside the Classroom Contact:

Bringing together school staff who want to develop their learning outside the classroom (LOtC) with organisations dedicated to supporting schools achieve this across the full range of learning contexts and curriculum areas, this conference builds the connections that deliver positive outcomes for children though high quality, frequent and progressive LOtC.

14/11/2020 British Dragonfly Society Autumn Meeting and AGM (online) at Online 1 Day

British Dragonfly Society Contact:

Join us for a day of talks, panel discussions and updates from our staff. Members are invited to take part in the AGM at lunchtime too.

18/11/2020 NBN Confernce 2020: The NBN at 20 – Changing times at Online 1 Day

NBN Contact:

18/11/2020 VirtRural Careers at Online 1 Day

Lantra Scotland Contact:

The aim of this event is to raise awareness and increase knowledge of the careers available in Scotland’s land-based, aquaculture and environmental conservation sector.

18/11/2020 Game Changers Event at Online 2 Days

Logo: Dialogue Matters

Dialogue Matters Contact:

Feel like 2020 has zapped your motivation to tackle the climate and nature crises?

Are you looking to re-ignite it?

Our Game Changers event is specifically designed to inspire professionals, students and those working for nature and climate with fresh ideas to drive change.

With speakers to inspire new ways of thinking and doing, and activities to catalyse your own ideas and action.
Day 1: Inspirational Speakers

Day 2: Facilitated Workshops & Networking Space

Find the full event agenda & list of confirmed speakers on the Dialogue Matters website:

Tickets: Professional @ £145 (+VAT) Student @ £29 (+VAT)

Tickets available via Eventbrite:
All tickets include:
- Leading Speakers (Day 1)
- Q&A
- Interactive workshop sessions hosted by Diana Pound and team (Day 2)
- Exclusive networking via (probably the closest you can get to real world networking online!)

20/11/2020 TVERC Autumn Recorders' Conference at Online 2 Days

Thames Valley Environmental Records Centre Contact:

The Autumn Recorders' Conference will be held online due to Covid-19 restrictions. Our recorders’ conferences offers a chance for the biological recording community to come together and share updates and information on what they are doing. Anyone who is interested in wildlife recording and conservation is welcome to attend.

26/11/2020 Communicate 2020 at Online 2 Days

The Natural History Consortium Contact:

Join the UK’s environmental communicators on 26-27 Nov for a packed digital conference. Communicate will explore a year defined by change, shining spotlights on new opportunities and challenges in environmental communication. In recognition of 2020’s exceptional circumstances, we are working with our supporters to offer heavily subsidised tickets from £25+VAT.

01/12/2020 Autumn Conference: Time to Change: Putting the Environment at the Heart of Social and Economic Wellbeing at Online via Zoom 4 Days

CIEEM Contact:

Recent events have hugely impacted our society, our economy and our perspectives on what the future could look like. We are working in a period of heightened public awareness of the climate emergency and biodiversity crisis and the spread of Covid-19 has put us at a crossroads.

04/10/2021 Europarc Conference 2021: Tribute to our landscape – Where nature and people meet in harmony at Leeuwarden, The Netherlands 4 Days

Europarc Contact:

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