PestExtra 2021 is the familiar PestEx vibe in an all-digital environment. PestExtra is a three-day conference and tradeshow that brings together thought leaders and public health pest experts from far and wide.
The event is free to attend and has plenty to help you learn, share and connect across the three days with five seminar theatres, a packed virtual exhibition hall, round table discussions, networking sessions and even a scavenger hunt with a chance to win some amazing prizes.
This exciting programme led by eminent scientists and renowned speakers, who will describe how they experienced and sought to overcome Covid-19. Topics include; COVID-19: What do we now know? How did we respond to growing (and at times misleading) evidence? What did we learn? How has COVID-19 affected health inequalities? What opportunities does the ‘new normal’ offer? What other opportunities does the ‘new normal’ offer.
It will be a timely opportunity to assess the next steps for climate change policy in Scotland, as The Scottish Government updates its Securing a green recovery on a path to net zeroclimate change plan.
With a keynote contribution from Professor Jim Skea, Chair of the Just Transition Commission, the seminar is timed to follow the expected publication of the Commission’s final report and the Scottish Government’s response - and takes place as Scotland prepares to host COP26 in Glasgow.