Joining us at #NEF22? Submit your questions
The 30th National Equine Forum, will run as a hybrid event on Thursday 3rd March 2022 (#NEF22), with Slido being used for the submission of all questions, both from those at the venue and those who have joined via the live streaming.
Slido can be accessed either via the app (search "Slido" on the Apple Store or Google Play), through the Slido website or through the screen below - the event code is #NEF22. It will also be accessible during the Forum via the live streaming event page on Eventbrite, for those who are registered as virtual attendees.
OPENING OF THE 30th NATIONAL EQUINE FORUM
10.00 Chairman's Opening Tim Brigstocke MBE
THE EQUINE INDUSTRY IN A CHANGING WORLD
10.10 The Defra View The Rt Hon. Lord Benyon, Defra
10.20 Reflections from Ireland Dr Martin Blake, Department of Agriculture, Food & the Marine
10.35 What's the value of a horse? An economic strategy for the equine sector in Northern Ireland Dr Robert Huey, Department of Agriculture, Environment & Rural Affairs
11.05 Incident Reporting & the Highway Code: What's new for riders & carriage drivers Alan Hiscox, The British Horse Society
11.10 BETA's Accident & Equipment Report: Playing your part in shaping the future Claire Williams, British Equestrian Trade Association
11.35 Equine Health: the cornerstone of the pathway David Mountford, British Horse Council
11.45 Infectious disease surveillance: 2021 and beyond! surveillance Dr Richard Newton, University of Cambridge
11.55 Equine Grass Sickness: the owner’s role - courtesy of Landward, BBC Scotland Introduced by Dr Beth Wells, Moredun Research Institute
12.00 Panel questions
12.10 30 years of the National Equine Forum and a look to the future Prof Graham Suggett OBE & Miles Williamson-Noble, National Equine Forum - Hon. Fellows
WORKFORCE SUSTAINABILITY IN THE EQUINE SECTOR
Session Chair: James Hick
12.20 How can we thrive now and in the future James Hick, The British Horse Society
12.30 The riding school owner & the coach's view Alison Window, Mount Mascal Stables & Ben Mitchell-Winter, Littlebourne Equestrian Centre
12.40 The view from the ground up Lucy Katan, British Grooms Association & Equestrian Employers Association
12.50 Taking an inclusive approach to recruitment and retention Linda Greening, Hartpury University
13.00 Attracting and Retaining Racing Talent Zoe Elliott, British Horseracing Authority
13.10 Panel questions
14.35 Vice Chair's Opening Dr Pat Harris
EQUINE ANTHLEMINTIC RESISTANCE - A COLLECTIVE RESPONSIBILTY
Session Chair: Dr Pat Harris
14.40 Initiating a coordinated response Dr Claire Stratford & Dr Alison Pyatt, Veterinary Medicines Directorate
14.55 The veterinary perspective David Rendle, British Equine Veterinary Association
15.05 A RAMA perspective Claire Shand, Westgate Labs
15.15 Panel discussion with Sara Jerman, World Horse Welfare
15.45 30 years of equine breeding and a look to the future Tullis Matson, Stallion AI Services Ltd & Cryogenics Ltd
SIR COLIN SPEDDING AWARD
16.10 Announcement Dr Pat Harris
CLOSING OF THE 30th NATIONAL EQUINE FORUM
16.25 Chairman's Closing Tim Brigstocke MBE
When can questions be submitted?
Questions can be submitted after the event on Slido goes live, on Monday 28th February 2022.
How do I submit a question?
- Log into Sli.do;
- Go to Q&A (usually the screen you log into);
- Insert your question under the Q&A heading, in the box where it says "Type your question";
- TIP: if you are viewing through a browser on a mobile and not through the app, you need to make sure you scroll down the embedded screen - you might only be able to see the National Equine Forum logo;
- Click "Add label";
- Select the relevant session or speaker you would like to answer your question (please see the list of sessions above);
- TIP: information, including a summary of each presentation, can be found on the #NEF22 page
- Click "Send".
How long can my question be?
Questions can be up to 300 characters long - the maximum allowed on Slido.
Can I submit a question anonymously?
No, questions cannot be submitted anonymously. If a question is used, the name of the person who submitted it might be read out.
Are questions moderated?
Yes, all questions are moderated. Questions should relate to the subject being discussed, and not be personal. Questions unrelated to the subjects being discussed, or of a personal nature, will not pass the moderation process.
Will all submitted questions be asked?
No, unfortunately we will not have time to ask all submitted questions.
What will happen to my question?
Moderated questions will be viewable on Slido. Questions will be archived following the completion of the session they relate to.
How do I view the programme?
The full programme will be available on the Forum 2022 page from the morning of Thursday 3rd March 2022. You can see details of our speakers, and the programme when released, here.
Can I access the live streaming whilst on Sli.do?
No, you will need to purchase a ticket to watch the live streaming of the National Equine Forum, via Eventbrite, where you will be able to view the live stream. Those who purchase a ticket to face-to-face event, or the live streaming, will also be able to access the replay, which will be available a few days after the Forum, for a period of three weeks. We will let attendees know when the replay is accessible. Tickets will also be available to purchase for the replay, to those who did not purchase a ticket to the live event.
Dodson & Horrell
Jeffress Scholarship Trust
SEIB Insurance Brokers
The 826 Equine Studbooks Association
The Arab Horse Society
Central Prefix Register
The Lipizzaner Society of Great Britain
Traditional Gypsy Cob Association
Venn Mediation UK – Equine
West Kington Stud
The Worshipful Company of Farriers