Hugh Bunting Memorial Lecture

Event Date: 
8 Nov 2017 - 17:30
Type: 
Other Events

The annual Hugh Bunting Memorial Lecture is co-hosted by the TAA and Reading University. This 12th lecture will be delivered by Dr. Margaret Najjingo Mangheni,  Associate Professor of Agricultural Extension Education at Makerere University, Uganda. The theme will be "Climate Smart tropical agriculture: integrating women, youth, and the digital revolution”. The event will be Chaired by Dr Andrew Bennett CMG, TAA President.

The programme will commence at 17.30, with a networking meeting, followed by a welcome at 18.30 by Professor Julian Park, Head of School. The Hugh Bunting Memorial Lecture by Margaret Mangheni will commence at 18.40.  The evening will conclude with a wine and finger buffet, 19:40 – 21:00. Members, spouses and friends are welcome. Click here for the detailed programme. 

The location is Reading University, John Madejski LectureTheatre, Agriculture Building, Earley Gate, Reading.

Reserve your place for the lecture with Mollie Smith (0118 378 4549).

Tour of the University’s Cocoa Unit and Crop Environment Labs.
This separate, pre-lecture tour is kindly being arranged by Paul Hadley for TAA members and friends, commencing with lunch at 13.30 at the Agriculture Building, concluding with tea and networking at 17.30 with lecture attendees and members of the Student Engagement group. For the Cocoa Unit visit, please book via Terry Wiles.