Programme for Friday 8th June 2018

07.45am – BRIEFING FOR VOLUNTEERS (Those who purchased Volunteer Tickets)

08.30am – REGISTRATION OPENS (Meet and Greet, networking opportunities)

09.00am – Welcome and Key Note Address – Claire Misson

09.15am – Channeling from the Horse – Monica Tomkins

9.45am – ‘Unconcious incompetence’ – we don’t know what we don’t know – Sarah Urwin

10.30am – Equine body language perception skills, specifically looking at what body language might indicate stress or discomfort in horses – Jenny Eichner

11.15am – BREAK

11.45am -The Concordia Connection – joining us together to change outdated perceptions and create a world where horses, and all equines, are cared for and trained with kindness and thoughtfulness.- Milly Shand#

12.30pm – Lynda J Watson

13.15pm  – LUNCH

14.15pm – Leading through Uncertainty – Emma Taylor and Rchi

15.15pm –   The role of experiential learning with horses in order to achieve huge improvements in behavior, cognition and increasing the learning capacity, based on the definition of experiential learning – Paulien Rutgers

16.00pm – BREAK

16.30pm –  Session 1 of Regulation and Standards for Practitioners going forward – Led by Harriet Laurie

17.30pm – Close of Day 1 & Quiet Reflective time in the arena with the horses 

18.30 – HOG ROAST & COCKTAILS plus NETWORKING (Ends at 9.30pm) (Hog Roast will be downstairs.  Vegetarian and Vegan meals will be served separately upstairs)