The latest talk in the LIAT briefing series was held at the National Centre for Food Manufacturing, Holbeach. 

The talk was an opportunity for farmers, agronomists and related industry professionals to listen to Professor Simon Pearson and Dr Iain Gould of the Lincoln Institute for Agri-Food Technology as well as hearing from Professor Edward Hanna and Dr Gary Bosworth of the School of Geography. Martin Collison of Collison & Associates delivered a presentation on the Greater Lincolnshire LEP Water Management Plan 2017.

In addition, key note speaker was climate change expert, Professor Pier Vellinga, who covered adaptation and innovation with case studies, both local and global, amongst our University of Lincoln speakers at the event.

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View the presentations from the talk below.

Prof Edward Hanna – Recent UK extreme weather events, their possible causes and predicability.

Dr Iain Gould – Update on the University of Lincoln RIF Project. 

Prof Pier Vellinga – North Sea coastal zone agriculture in times of sea level rise.