Asian Hornet Conference 2023

Saturday 4th February 10.00am – 4.30pm

This year’s online conference will look at several difference aspects relating to the science surrounding Asian Hornets.  There will be a summary of some of the work done as part of the Atlantic Positive Project; a short introduction to the Asian Hornet life history; details of developments surrounding possible deterrents, detection and protection within apiaries; and an update on the situation in Europe.

Confirmed speakers:

  • Peter Kennedy, Environment and Sustainability Institute, University of Exeter
  • Nigel Semmence, Contingency Planning & Science Officer, Bee Health Advisory Service – National Bee Unit 
  • Xulio Maside Rodríguez, Univ. Santiago de Compostela  
  • Ana Isabel Garcia, Univ. Santiago de Compostela  
  • Maria Shantal Rodriguez Flores, Univ. Vigo (Ourense)  
  • Ana Dieguez Anton, Univ. Vigo (Ourense) 
  • Andrew Durham

Please go to our website to book your place:  https://www.bbka.org.uk/Event/asian-hornet-conference-2023

Kind regards

Anne Rowberry, BBKA President