The conference dinner has not yet been confirmed as it requires a minimum of 50 people.
It will be held at the Rembrandt Hotel and the cost will be £50.00 for a 3-course meal and wine. If you would like to attend please indicate so on the registration form and we will keep you updated.
Day 2: Insects as Feed - Chaired by Mark Ramsden RES & ADAS
09.00 - Reception open. Tea and coffee are available.
10.00 - Welcome and introduction to the day.
10.15 - The post-Brexit legislative landscape - Rachel O Connor, Michelmores.
10.45 - Farming insects as part of a sustainable food and farming future in the UK - Vicky Hird & Tilly Jarvis.
11.10 - Nutritious Mealworms produced using circular economy principles - Olivia Champion: Entec Nutrition.
11.30 - Insect Doctors: Educating the next generation of insect pathologists to tackle infectious diseases in insect mass rearing - Helen Hesketh, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.
11.50 - Black soldier fly larvae in British livestock farming: options, opportunities and outlook - Miha Pipan, Entomics.
12.10 - Rolling Introductions.
12.30 - Lunch.
13.30 - Innovation TBC.
14.00 - UK Industry showcase in partnership with FERA’s Task & Finish Group on Insect Bioconversion, an open panel discussion - Chaired by Andrew Swift
Short Introductions from the panel which will include: FERA, Agriprotien, Entomics, Entocycle, plus others still to be confirmed. Followed by a panel discussion with the audience
16.00 - Close
No accommodation has been arranged but there are many hotels and Airbnbs available close by. The Scout Association ( which is next door to the museum) also has rooms available at £110.00 /night.
How to register for this event
To register for this event, please see the Royal Entomology Society website
Price is £30.00 per day for RES Members/Fellows or £40.00 for non-members. Price per day including tea/coffee on arrival and a buffet lunch.
Contact Mark Ramsden at email@example.com if you would like more information about this event.
In response to COVID-19, this event has now been postponed until further notice.