TObeWELLCOST

Meeting of Management Committee and Working Groups

Venue: University of Exeter Business School

8th - 10th April 2013

8th April 
2.00 - 2.30 Arrival and Welcome  
2.30 - 3.30 MC  Meeting
3.30 - 4.00  Break  (Tea and Coffee)
4.00 - 5.30 MC  Meeting
7.00 Conference  Dinner – Abode Hotel
9th April 
9.00 - 9.30 Arrival – (Tea and Coffee)

9.30 - 11.00

9.30 - 10.15



10.15-10.50

 

General Meeting Keynotes

Rob Fish (Exeter)
‘Mapping Cultural values for ecosystems: a fresh look at a vexed problem’

Scott McCabe (Nottingham)
‘Social tourism and wellbeing: a case study of the Family Holiday Association’
11.00 - 11.30 Break  (Tea and Coffee)
11.30 - 1.00  WG  Session 1
(Parallel sessions of WG’s 1,2,3 and 4)
1.00 - 2.00  Lunch
2.15 - 4.00 WG Session 2
(Parallel sessions of WG’s 1,2,3 and 4)
6.00 - 7.30 Optional visit to Exeter Cathedral (Roof Top tour)
10th April 
8.30 Coach departure for Trip to Eden Project (Cornwall) 
10.00 - 10.30  Arrival Tea/Coffee
10.45 - 11.15  Presentation of the Eden Project by Ian Williams, Operations Director 
11.30

Introduction to European Centre for Environment and Human Health – Prof Lora Fleming, Professor, Chair and Director of the European Centre

11.40 Biodiversity and Health - Dr Ben Wheeler, Research Fellow in Biodiversity and Human Health
11.50 The 'Blue Gym' - Lessons from research into the the impacts of exercise in natural environment on human health - Dr Mat White, Lecturer in Risk and Health
12.00 Systematic Reviews of Environment and Human Health and Wellbeing - Dr Ruth Garside, Senior Lecturer in Evidence Synthesis
12.10 Valuing Ecosystem Services and Health - Mr David McNeil – PhD Student in Environmental and Public Health Economics
12.20 Ageing and Exercise - Dr Cassie Phoenix, Senior Lecturer in Ageing Qualitative Research
12.30 - 1.30 Lunch
1.30 - 2.30  Poster presentations from European Centre Research - including PhD students
2.30 – 2.40 Tea/coffee
2.40 – 3.40  Guided Tour of the Rain forest bio-dome
3.40 – 4.30 Free time to explore Eden
4.30 Coach departure back to Exeter (arr. 6.00pm)

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