Confirmed speakers for the Agriculture and Greenhouse Emissions Conference

The key speakers at Australia's leading Conference on agriculture and climate change, being held on Tuesday 18 and Wednesday 19 May 2010 at the Adelaide Convention Centre:
  • Bob Young, Chief economist, American Farm Bureau

  • Blair Comley, Deputy Secretary, Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency

  • Donald Nicolson, President, Federated Farmers of New Zealand

  • Senator Simon Birmingham, Liberal Party Senator for South Australia

  • Senator Christine Milne, Deputy Leader Australian Greens

  • Dr Harry Clark, Director, New Zealand Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Research Centre

  • Kym Anderson, George Gollin Professor of Economics, University of Adelaide

  • Professor Snow Barlow, Professor of Horticulture and Viticulture, University of Melbourne

  • Dr Jeff Baldock, CSIRO

  • Tony Hill, Partner, Blake Dawson

  • Dr Christine Jones, Founder, Carbon For Life Inc

  • James Walcott, Bureau of Rural Sciences- DAFF

  • Ben Keogh, Director, Australian Carbon Traders

  • Peter Balsarini, Carbon Conscious Limited

  • Sue Salvin, GHD Hassall

  • Martin Blumenthal, Grains Research and Development Corporation

  • Dr Beverley Henry, Meat & Livestock Australia

  • Dr Roger Bektash, Mars Incorporated

  • Dr Brad Ridoutt, CSIRO

  • Inga Davis, Acting Director, Sector Negotiations and Liaison Section I International Division, Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency

  • Dr Annemarie Watt, Acting Assistant Secretary, Bilateral Engagement and Sector Negotiations Branch International Division Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency

  • Adrian Drury, Board Member, Australian Dairy Farmers

  • David Crombie, President, National Farmers Federation

  • Dr Andrew Pirie AM, Tamar Ridge Estates