November 27, 2017
10:00 - 15:00
St Margaret’s School for Girls
off Summerhill Road
Cancellation and refund policy
- Cancellations must be advised in writing/email 6 days prior to the event.
- We welcome substitute delegates attending in your place at no additional cost.
- A refund will not be granted if a registrant fails to attend or cancels within 6 days prior to the event.
- For residential courses cancellation must be advised 28 days prior to the event.
We are delighted that St Margaret’s School for Girls, Aberdeen will be hosting this Geography Conference. The day will be split into two sessions:
“Land use conflicts in a coastal environment”
Annabel Drysdale, Reserve Manager, Forvie Nature Reserve, Aberdeenshire
“Tourism conflict and management”
Victoria Ellis, Seasonal Visitor Services Officer, Haddo House and Country Park, Aberdeenshire ( Victoria is a former Head of Geography in an independent school in Yorkshire)
Geography teacher - “popcorn”session
Visit to the Hutton Institute to see and hear about the soil archive of Scotland
Soil / land use talk by an expert at the Hutton Institute in their Virtual Reality Theatre
Representatives from Robert Gordon University and Aberdeen University Geography Department will be present at coffee and lunch break to offer general and individual advice, help, information, leaflets about geography related courses available in Aberdeen.
** Please register as soon as possible and by Friday 17 November at the latest **
There is plenty of free parking available at “field” for cars and minibuses should some of you wish to travel together. For those coming by train the number 23 bus passes along Union Street and very near to field. It may also be possible for some of our local SCIS colleagues to pick up a few people from the station (with prior arrangement) and provide transport to the Hutton Institute.