We’re delighted to be participating in the The Scottish Land & Estates’ 2017 spring conference today

 Speakers include high profile politicians, policy decision makers, and rural business owners, who through a mixture of talks and discussions will:-

  • Provide an insight into the future of the rural economy.
  • Identify areas of potential investment
  • Highlight examples of businesses that have overcome challenges or taken innovative approaches to improve business growth or resilience.
  • Explore the implications of Brexit for rural businesses.
 
The keynote speech is being provided by Fergus Ewing MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Rural Economy and Connectivity.
 
The Wilderness Foundation and in particular our Imbewu Scotland project, which reconnects urban youth with their rural heritage and highlights employment opportunities in the rural sector, is being represented by Wilderness Foundation UK CEO Jo Roberts.
 
Further details on the conference can be found at: