8th Stakeholder Forum

This year The Stakeholder Forum was held at the John McIntyre Centre, University of Edinburgh. The event consisted of talks in the morning session and workshops followed by a short panel question and answer session in the afternoon.

When: 18 May 2011
Where: Edinburgh

Proceedings of 8th Stakeholder Forum


  • Update on progress since last Forum - Niall Moore and Olaf Booy (GB Non-native Species Secretariat) 
  • Killer Shrimp and the Aquatic Biosecurity Campaign: Mark Diamond (EA) and Emma Kiddle (Defra)
  • Scottish Legislation: Kathryn Fergusson (Scottish Government) 
  • Update on Phytophthora: Steve Ashby (Fera)
  • Scottish Mink Initiative: Hollie Walker (RAFTS)

Workshop sessions: key work areas proposed for 2011

  • EU Strategy – Chairs: Jonathan Newman (CEH) and Niall Moore (NNSS)
  • Biosecurity – Chairs: Steve Hunter (RELU) and Mark Diamond (EA)
  • Research Priorities – Chairs: Nick Turner (Defra) and Helen Roy (CEH)

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