SFTT North east Scotland regional meeting - Inverurie

6 March 2019

How the latest technology is helping forestry.

Wednesday 6th March 2019

5.15pm buffet before 6pm meeting

Thainstone House Hotel

Inverurie  AB51 5NT

The meeting will focus on the latest gadgets and systems that are set to make forestry smarter, safer and more profitable.

Attendance is FREE but prior registration is required

Come and enjoy a light buffet at 5.15pm before the main meeting starts at 6pm under the chairmanship of Will Anderson of Seafield Estates.  Presentations will include:

  • Innovations in timber haulage
    • Jonathan Ritchie, James Jones & Sons Ltd
  • The Smart Rural Grid project -the development of Long Range Wide Area Networks (LoRaWAN), IoT (Internet of Things) and wireless sensor networks.
    • Bob Yuill, Scottish Agricultural Organisation Society
  • Roots for Further Growth
    • Andy Leitch, Timber Development Policy Advisor, FC Scotland
  • Industry updates
    • James Nott, FC Scotland Conservator for Grampian
    • Jamie Farquhar from Confor on general Industry matters


To book your place, please register here

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