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Upcoming Events

The Centre runs a fortnightly Seminar Series aimed at stimulating discussion and debate on issues concerning sustainability. Seminars start at 4pm (unless advertised otherwise) and are held at the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room, corner St David and Castle Streets. We host a range of international and local speakers and presentations are followed by discussion.

Seminar topics are varied and include:
• energy
• climate change
• traditional ecological knowledge
• social-ecological resilience
• food
• agriculture
• environmental stewardship
• resource management
• conservation
• Mātauranga Māori

 If you are interested in presenting your work or would like to receive email notifications about our upcoming seminars please contact

Other speakers confirmed for 2014 are:
10 April – Bonface Manono – "Effects of irrigation and effluent dispersal on earthworms and soil chemicals" Bonface will present his recent PhD research and findings on how irrigation and effluent dispersal affected the occurrence, abundance and biomass of earthworms in dairy farms in the Waimate District. Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room 4-5pm Thursday 10 April.

There are no events for this date.