Venue Information

A one-day networking event

For People who Love Trees

 

Saturday, 4th November, 2017

9.15am – 5.30pm & Evening Discussion 7-9pm

Red Brick Building, Glastonbury, UK

NEW BIOCHEMISTRY * HEALTH OF UK TREES *ECONOMIC STRATEGIES FOR PLANTING * SENSES OF TREES

World Class Speakers

Bruce Parry  

BBC2’s TRIBE documentaries

Diana Beresford-Kroeger

Pioneer Biochemist

Dr. Alan Raynor

Fungi and Scientific Language

Clare Dubois & Wendy Stephenson

TreeSisters Founders

Vital Panel Discussion

Prof. Sir David Read FRS 

Co-author of 'Combating Climate Change: A Role for UK Forests'

THE STATE OF UK FORESTS

WHICH TREES TO PLANT

STRATEGIES FOR THE FUTRE

Speaker’s Talks cover…

Natural Cloud seeding & de-acidifying oceans

Councils save billions by reforestation

What fungi teach us about science

The astonishing sentience of Trees

Eco-psychology & re-wilding the feminine

Project Network

Orchards, WILDLIFE CORRIDORS, Fungi Clearing Toxicity Re-wilding, FOREST GARDENS Planting for Sacred Space NEIGHBOURHOOD TOWN PLANS

Art Exhibition

Sophie Baker 

Gordon Field 

Dr Alan Raynor 

Olivia Clifton-Bligh 

Elyse Pomeranz 

 V Martineau 

Diana Beresford-Kroeger

On scientific research into trees, forests and ecosystems

The Film 'The Call of The Forest', about trees and some of Diana's inspiring work towards global reforestation, will be screened 7.30pm 26th Oct @ Red Brick Buildings

Bruce Parry

Documentary Maker

Maker of  BBC2’s 'Tribe' documentary series, in conjunction with Survival International, will be joining us fresh from producing a new film 'TAWAI - A Voice from the Forest'. Bruce will talk about the 'sentience of trees'.

Dr Alan Rayner

On understanding trees and fungi as flow-forms

Alan's amazing latest book 'The Origin of Life Patterns' details his understanding of the existence of 'fully permeable boundaries' throughout nature.

Clare Dubois

TreeSisters Founder

Clare founded TreeSisters, a global women's movement funding reforestation of the tropics, raising the voice of the feminine based leadership, and re-branding humans as the restorer species.

Wendy Stephenson

TreeSisters Global Treasurer

Renewable Energy Engineer and CEO of Converging World. , investing in Windfarms in India funding tree planting in the Tropics.

Wendy will be talking with TreeSisters founder Clare Dubois, about global reforestation, and working with the re-wilding of the self.

The Tree Conference is proud to present a one-day networking event for anyone interested in Trees

  • World class speakers with leading-edge information about tree science, tree function and global reforestation strategies

  • Amazing, inspiring projects

  • Focusing on Somerset as a template for international tree-related work

  • Discussion of the types of trees to plant locally that are likely to survive, and be able to help mitigate climate change

Our Speakers 2017

Browse this year’s speakers

Diana Beresford-Kroeger

On scientific research into trees, forests and ecosystems

The Film ‘The Call of The Forest‘, about trees and some of Diana’s inspiring work towards global reforestation, will be screening throughout Somerset in the lead up to the Tree Conference.

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Dr Alan Rayner

On understanding trees and fungi as flow-forms

Alan’s amazing latest book ‘The Origin of Life Patterns’ details his understanding of the existence of ‘fully permeable boundaries’ throughout nature.

more…

Bruce Parry

Documentary Maker

will be joining us fresh from producing a new film ‘TAWAI’ to talk about the ‘sentience of trees’.

more…

Wendy Stephenson

TreeSisters Global Treasurer

will be talking with TreeSisters founder Clare Dubois, about global reforestation, and working with the re-wilding of the self, through the TreeSisters Organisation.

more…

Networking

Meet project coordinators from local tree-related projects including:

  • Planting and caring for fruit-bearing orchards

  • Looking at pollinator and wildlife corridors

  • Using mycorrhizal fungi for clearing toxic waste

  • Exploring re-wilding with different land owners

  • Permaculture recovery of a bare field

  • Planting trees to create sacred space

  • Working withour local Town Council

Tree Art Exhibition

To coincide with the Tree Conference

Tree-inspired artists will exhibit over

2-weeks at the Red Brick Building

 

Sophie Baker

Gordon Field

Alan Rayner

V Martineau

Early Bird

£65
  • Includes buffet Lunch
  • Buy before 15th October 2017

Full Price

£75
  • Includes buffet Lunch
  • Please pay this price if you can

Concession

£55
  • Includes buffet Lunch
  • Please email us to request

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