RASC One-Day Conference 2017

looking to the future

The Royal Agricultural Society of the Commonwealth’s 2017 One-Day Conference, will take place at the Pavilions of Harrogate, Yorkshire Events Centre on Tuesday 7 March 2017.

Exploring our topic of choice, which this year is “Looking to the Future: Engaging the Next Generation”, we have a varied panel of knowledgeable and engaging speakers who will bring you a wealth of experience from across the globe.

Online bookings are now open, you can go to https://therasc.ticketsrv.co.uk/ and make your reservation quickly and easily.

We hope you will be able to join us in Yorkshire for what promises to be a full and fascinating conference! Should you know of anyone else who may be interested in attending, please pass on the information.

Further Information…

One Day Conference 2017

“LOOKING TO THE FUTURE”: Engaging the next generation

 Pavilions of Harrogate, Yorkshire Events Centre, Harrogate, HG2 8NZ.

Tuesday 7th March 2017

Your Speakers…

  • Nigel Pulling (CEO, Yorkshire Agricultural Society)
  • Heather Shewchuk (Director of Agriculture, Northlands, Canada)
  • Will Hyde (Next Generation Royal Bath and West of England Society)
  • Denis Dooley (Secretary, New Forest Agricultural Society)
  • David Gardner (Chief Executive Innovation for Agriculture)
  • Sandra Lauridsen (Kids Country Education Manager, East of England Agricultural Society)
  • Sally-Ann Jay (TICKETsrv, e-ticketing solutions)
    and from the RASC…
  • Andrew Gilmour (Honorary Treasurer)
  • Michael Lambert (Honorary Secretary)
  • Anna Playfair-Hannay (RASC Next Generation)
  • Will Pritchard (RASC Next Generation)

The Draft Timetable…

            Monday 6 March
1900   Pre conference informal dinner at Best Western Plus Cedar Court Hotel, Harrogate

            Tuesday 7 March

0900   Registration Opens
1000   Conference Commences with Morning Sessions
1230    Lunch
1315     Conference Afternoon Session
1520    Q & A with the Speakers
1600    Conference Close

The Cost…

Pre-conference dinner:   £40.00pp
Conference delegate:     

RASC Members                £35.00pp
RASC Non-members      £45.00pp


Book online now at: https://therasc.ticketsrv.co.uk/

How to get there, and where to stay…

If travelling by car please use postcode HG2 8QZ, onsite parking is available. Yorkshire Events Centre is 2 miles from Harrogate Train Station. Please refer to: http://eventcentre.co.uk/visit-us

Accommodation is available at the local Best Western Plus Cedar Court Hotel, please contact them directly on 01423 858585 quoting ref: RASC for our preferential rate.


Looking to the future poster