Forum 2020

 

The 28th National Equine Forum (#NEF20) took place on Thursday 5th March 2020 in London.

Information can be found on our News page, with the speakers listed below. The streaming replay can be found on our You Tube channel, here.

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Have your say: audience participation and live streaming

#NEF20 was freely live streamed, and we used Slido, an audience participation tool, to allow delegates (those who were with us on the day, and those who joined us remotely via the live streaming) to submit and up-vote questions, as well as participate in polls.

28th National Equine Forum, Thursday 5th March 2020, #NEF20


Tim Brigstocke MBE

Chairman,
National Equine Forum



HRH The Princess Royal

President,
National Equine Forum

 


Prof Pat Harris

Vice Chair,
National Equine Forum

 

Confirmed speakers

The Horse Industry in a Changing World


Lord Gardiner of Kimble

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State
(Minister for Rural Affairs & Biosecurity),
Defra

 


Dr Richard Newton

Director of Epidemiology & Disease Surveillance,
Animal Health Trust

 


David Mountford

Chair,
British Horse Council

 


Dr Sheila Voas

Chief Veterinary Officer for Scotland,
Scottish Government

Update: Jigsaw Project

Memorial Lecture


James Hick

Chief Executive,
The British Horse Society


Inspector Kirsty Withnall

RSPCA Inspector,
RSPCA Special Operations Unit

Human Behaviour Change


Dr Zac Baynham-Herd

Associate Advisor,
The Behavioural Insights Team

 


Prof Sarah Freeman

Professor of Veterinary Surgery,
University of Nottingham

 


David Rendle

Council Member,
British Equine Veterinary Association

 


Jude Matthews

Chief Executive,
British Eventing

 


Andrew & Abigail Turnbull

Owners & Directors,
Richmond Equestrian Centre

 

Tokyo Olympic & Paralympic Games 2020


Tim Hadaway

Director for Games Operations,
Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI)

 


Henry Bullen

Director,
Peden Bloodstock

 

Global Issues, National Impact: Donkey Skin Trade


Linda Edwards

Executive Director of Operations,
The Donkey Sanctuary

 


Ian Cawsey

Director of Advocacy & Campaigns,
The Donkey Sanctuary

NB: Ian replaced Linda.

Global Issues, National Impact: Social Licence to Operate


Roly Owers

Chief Executive,
World Horse Welfare

 


Dr Barry Johnson

Independent Chair,
Horse Welfare Board