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Creating Value from Woodlands

RICS and the ICF (Institute of Chartered Foresters) invite you to a joint event focused on the value of woodland creation and management.
Tue 17 Apr 2018
12:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Holiday Inn Oxford, Peartree Roundabout, Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 8JD
3 hours CPD
£40 + VAT


In the light of changing land management priorities and the ability of woodland to provide a host of secondary benefits in addition to timber production, RICS and ICF are bringing together an exceptional team of speakers to highlight current opportunities and challenge traditional thinking around this often undervalued asset class.

Our speakers:

  • Jason Beedell – Associate Partner, Strutt & Parker
  • Patrick Begg - Rural Enterprises Director, National Trust
  • Shireen Chambers - Executive Director Institute of Chartered Foresters
  • John Lockhart – Chairman, Lockhart Garratt Ltd
  • Stuart Pearson - District Manager, North & Central England, Tilhill Forestry Ltd
  • Mari Sibley - Principal Surveyor, Natural Resources Wales
  • Graham Taylor - Director, Pryor & Rickett Silviculture Ltd

What will be covered?

  • opportunities for woodland creation and management – changing political landscape
  • the value of woodland creation – forestry makes commercial sense
  • RICS insight paper “Value of natural capital – the need for Chartered Surveyors”
  • Case studies – natural infrastructure schemes, forestry creation and management


  • 12:30 Registration and Buffet Lunch
  • 13:00 Introductions
  • 13:15 Presentations
  • 14:15 Tea/Coffee and Networking
  • 15:00 Presentations
  • 17:00 Close


  • Delegate rate £40 + VAT
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£40 + VAT
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