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Soil CRC Participants Conference 2019

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Newcastle City Hall

290 King Street

Newcastle, NSW 2300

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Attendance at the 2019 Participants Conference is only available for staff and members of our 39 participant organisations.

The Soil CRC will be holding its inaugural Participants Conference at Newcastle City Hall, Newcastle on 2-4 April 2019.

The Conference is open to all staff and members of our participant organisations and will be an opportunity for members of the Soil CRC to share knowledge, ideas and plans for current and future projects.

There will be opportunities to network and collaborate with researchers, farmers, industry and students who are involved in the Soil CRC. It is in the collaboration between our members that strengthens the work of the CRC.

Invited speaker, CEO of the CRC Association Tony Peacock will share his insights into what makes a good CRC.

We will be sharing research already completed and setting research priorities for new projects that have recently been announced.

The program will include:

  • Invited Speaker: CRC Association CEO Tony Peacock
  • Four Program Leaders presenting an overview of each program
  • Twenty-four Project Leaders presenting on current Soil CRC projects
  • Program discussions to set future research priorities
  • Project team meetings (optional)




PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Day 1 - Tuesday 2 April 2019

Optional Research Project Team meetings (to be confirmed by Project Leaders)

Welcome Reception

Day 2 - Wednesday 3 April 2019

Chair Dr Paul Greenfield

CEO Dr Michael Crawford

Invited Speaker: CRC Association CEO Tony Peacock

Program Overviews

Project Overviews

Farmer Group Presentations

Program Meetings

Conference Dinner

Day 3 - Thursday 4 April 2019 (half day)

Soil CRC Patron Major General The Hon Michael Jeffery (via video)

Research and Adoption Committee Presentation Prof Roger Swift

Program Meeting Outcomes

Panel Discussion - Priorities

Soil CRC Research Investment Process - Jodi McLean

Navigating SoilCentral - Millicent Crowe

Delivering the Soil CRC Message - Katherine Seddon


NB: Attendance at the 2019 Participants Conference is only available for staff and members of our 39 participant organisations.

Registration is free for staff and members of Soil CRC participant organisations.




ACCOMMODATION IN NEWCASTLE

The following hotels have offered a discount conference rate (conditions apply), please contact them directly and quote Soil CRC when booking.

More accommodation options can be found here.

More general information on Newcastle can be found here.

Flight information for Newcastle Airport can be found here.

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