Kenilworth Weekend 2016

CABK Conference Programme

Date: Friday 18th – Sunday 20th November 2016

Venue: Woodside Hotel, Kenilworth CV8 2AL

Friday 18th November
4.00pm onward – Registration
6.30–8.00pm Dinner – please book on arrival
8.30pm Peter Tomkins Seventy Years: Man and Bee

Saturday 19th November
9.30am James C Makinson Learning from the East: What Asian honey bees can tell us about the evolution of complex behaviours in Apis
10.45am Refreshment break
11.15am Rinke Vinkenoog The story of pollination: a bee for every blossom?
12.30pm Lunch
1.45pm Gavin Ramsay Beekeeping in a cool climate: what are the prospects for improving the sustainability of bee stocks?
3.00pm Refreshment break
3.30pm Liz Samuelson Urban bees: foraging behaviour, disease pressures and communication in a modern world
6.30pm Pre-dinner drink in the bar
7.00pm CABK Annual Dinner

Sunday 20th November
9.30am Rinke Vinkenoog Himalayan Balsam: bash or cherish? The impact of an invasive plant on our native pollinators
10.45am Refreshment break
11.30am Dr Karin Kjernsmo Do Bees Like Shiny Things?
12.45pm Closing remarks
1.00pm Conference ends

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(Please note that the running order has changed)