Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security

Events Archive

Speaker presentations from our past events will be posted here.

19/02/20  Shirley Tarawali Seminar: 'till the cows come home: a well worn path or a new trajectory?

Video: Shirley Tarawali Seminar 'till the cows come home: : a well-worn path or a new trajectory?
Seminar by Dr Shirley Tarawali - PowerPoint slides and audio recording

27/11/19  Maggie Gill Seminar: Bridging the research-policy interface: why it is important and thoughts on how to do it. 

Video: Maggie Gill seminar recording
Maggie Gill Seminar recording with PowerPoint slides

8/10/19  Mark Davis Seminar: Joined up thinking in agriculture and development: Can humanity survive without agriculture? Can agriculture survive humanity? 

Video: Mark Davis Seminar Recording with powerpoint
Mark Davis Seminar recording with PowerPoint slides

 

19/9/19  Seminar in partnership with SEBI: Can we feed the planet, and stay within planetary boundaries?

You can view the seminar here: https://www.ed.ac.uk/vet/research/sebi/news/video-can-we-feed-the-planet-and-stay-within-plane

The EAT–Lancet Commission addresses the need to feed a growing global population a healthy diet while also defining sustainable food systems that will minimise damage to our planet.  Professor Mario Herrero, a contributor to the EAT-Lancet report, is  Chief Research Scientist of Agriculture and Food at CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (Australia), and is a Corresponding Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

Organised by Supporting Evidence Based Interventions (SEBI) www.ed.ac.uk/vet/research/sebi in collaboration with the Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security, both hosted by the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies.

 

 

05/06/19  Ian Godwin Seminar: Good Enough to Eat?

Video: Ian Godwin Seminar
Film of seminar incorporating Powerpoint slides given by Ian Godwin.

 

 

02/04/19  Prof Sayed Azam-Ali Seminar: Food of the past to feed the future

Video: Azam Ali Seminar
Film of Prof. Azam Ali seminar with Powerpoint slides.

 

 

22/11/18 Prof Toby Mottram Seminar: Measuring the invisible: cow monitoring moves out of the stone age

Video: Toby Mottram Seminar
Film of Prof. Toby Mottram Seminar.

12/10/18  Alan Tollervey Seminar:  The International & National Priorities That Drive our R&D Investments

Video: Alan Tollervey Seminar
Film of Alan Tollervey Seminar with Powerpoint slides.

10/10/18  Ulrich Loening & Daisy Martinez Seminar: Healthy Crops A New Agricultural Revolution

Video: Ulrich Loening Seminar
Film of Ulrich Loening and Daisy Martinez Seminar with PowerPoint presentation.

07/09/18  Andrew Campbell Seminar: The converging insecurities of food, water and energy, amplified by climate change: what sorts of knowledge do we need, and how might we acquire it?

Video: Andrew Campbell Seminar
Video of the seminar given by Andrew Campbell.

02/08/18  Dr Fiona Borthwick Seminar: Sustainable Agricultural in the Ramu Valley, Papua New Guinea

Video: Fiona Borthwick Seminar
Film of Fiona Borthwick Seminar with PowerPoint slides.

23/5/17  Peter McCornick Seminar: Water For Food Security

Video: Peter McCornick Seminar
Film of Peter McCornick Seminar with PowerPoint presentation.