Forum 2023

The 31st National Equine Forum (#NEF23) takes place on Thursday 2nd March 2023, as a hybrid event. Sessions featured include:

  • The Equine Industry in a changing world;
  • Opportunities and challenges for the future of the equestrian sector;
  • Equine health;
  • Equine learning theory; and
  • The roles and responsibilities of influencers.

Tickets are now available, for both the in-person event and the live streaming. Further programme details can be found below and here, and more will be released soon.

Tim Brigstocke MBE

Chairman, National Equine Forum

 

Dr Pat Harris

Vice Chair, National Equine Forum

 

THE EQUINE INDUSTRY IN A CHANGING WORLD

Prof Tim Morris

Organising Committee Member, National Equine Forum

 

The Rt Hon Lord Benyon

Minister of State (Minister for Biosecurity, Marine and Rural Affairs), Defra

 


David Mountford

Chair, British Horse Council

 

Roly Owers

Chief Executive, World Horse Welfare

 

OPPORTUNITIES & CHALLENGES FOR THE FUTURE OF THE EQUESTRIAN SECTOR

Beth Maloney

Organising Committee Member, National Equine Forum

 

Claire Williams

Executive Director, British Equestrian Trade Association

 

James Hick

Chief Executive, The British Horse Society

 

EQUINE HEALTH

Dr Claire Stratford

Principal Veterinary Advisor, Veterinary Medicines Directorate

 

EQUINE LEARNING THEORY

Dr Gemma Pearson

Director of Equine Behaviour, The Horse Trust

 

Hannah Bryant & Gavin

 

Dr Tamzin Furtado

Post-doctoral Research Associate, University of Liverpool

 

TOPICAL SLOTS

Dr Sheila Voas

Organising Committee Member, National Equine Forum

 

Jo Paul

President, Register of Animal Musculoskeletal Practitioners (RAMP)

 

THE ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES OF INFLUENCERS

Sarah Shephard

Organising Committee Member, National Equine Forum

 

Rhea Freeman

Rhea Freeman PR

Eleanor Jones

News Editor, Horse & Hound