UKELA Northern Ireland half day conference

Bookings now open for our half day conference on environmental law themes in Northern Ireland

Join us for a half day conference, to be held online, looking at hot topics and themes in environmental law across Northern Ireland. We have assembled an expert speaker line up for this event, which is not to be missed. See the full programme for the morning below. 

To book your place, please log in or register. We look forward to welcoming you.

 

 

Tickets

  • UKELA members - £20
  • Non members - £40
  • Limited free tickets for student and unwaged

Programme

9.00am

Join the Webinar

 

9.05am

Welcome

Chairs: Karen Blair, Chairman & Director and Brendan Martyn, Associate Director, Cleaver Fulton Rankin, Belfast

Session 1

Agriculture

 

9.10am

Nitrates/neonicotinoids

Katharine Paulson, Lead, Practical Law Agriculture & Rural Land, Thomson Reuters

9.30am

Ammonia and air quality

Keith Finegan, Natural Environment Division, Northern Ireland Environment Agency

9.50am

Q&A

 

Session 2

Climate Change and Biodiversity

 

10.05am

Introduce session 2

Chair

10.10am

NI Climate Change Bill

Anurag Deb, KRW Law LLP, Belfast

10.30am

Trends in Environmental & Climate Litigation

Conor Fegan, Barrister, Francis Taylor Building

10.50am

Q&A

 

11.05am

Break

 

Session 3

Environmental Decision Making about Governance

 

11.20am

Welcome back and introduce session 3

Chair

11.25am

Environmental Law & Decision Making in NI – Reflections of a Retired Commissioner

Dr Trevor Rue, former Deputy Chief Commissioner of PAC NI

11.35am

Governance in NI post Brexit

Dr Viviane Gravey, Lecturer in Politics & International Relations, Queen’s University Belfast

11.55am

Horizon Scan/Climate Change issues for NI Lawyers

Becky Annison and Jenni Ramos, The Chancery Lane Project

12.15pm

Q&A

 

12.30pm

Closing remarks & Close of Conference

Chair


When
9/9/2021 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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