Prof Peter Neumann – All about COLOSS – a global network to promote honey bee health and wellbeing
Prof David Tarpy – What’s going on with queens?
Lessons from Cyclone Gabrielle: panel discussion
Varroa- what we know and where we need to go: panel discussion
Adding value to NZ bee products using innovative science: panel discussion
Prof. David Tarpy – Coming out of winter
Dr Peter Neumann – The biology and control of the small hive beetle
Danny Le Feuvre – Taking on Varroa in Australia
Pattrick Smellie – The government you want vs the government you’ll get – prospects for the 2023 election
What’s driving international demand for honey? Panel discussion
MPI panel discussion and update
NZ Panel discussion with Dr Jamie Ellis: Bee pests and diseases in New Zealand
Dr Sammy Ramsey – Varroa Anatomy: Why it Matters to Your Bees
Panel discussion with Dr Sammy Ramsey and Dr Michelle Taylor: Varroa
Science discussion and panel: Queen Breeding – From the Cutting Edge to the Field
Science discussion and panel: Enhancing the value of Aotearoa’s monofloral honeys
Campbell Naish, Unique Mānuka Factor Honey Association and Rhys Griffiths, Deer Industry NZ
AFB update with Clifton King, National Compliance Manager, The Management Agency AFB PMP
MPI panel discussion and apiculture industry update
International speakers panel: Dr Jamie Ellis and Dr Sammy Ramsey
Dr Dennis vanEngelsdorp: Varroa up close and personal
Patricia Wolf Veiga: Evaluation of imported and domestic queens in Canada – how NZ queen bees compare internationally
Jen Scoular (Avocado NZ): Unlocking an industry’s potential
Science Discussion Panel: How can science innovation like gene editing help us deal with pests and pesticides?
Professor Phil Lester, Professor Peter Dearden, Dr Denise Conroy
Science Discussion Panel: The next New Zealand monofloral honey – how can science help us deliver better value?
Dr Megan Grainger, Dr Roger Harker, Karin Kos
Dr Shelley Hoover: Climate Change – what does that mean for plant/pollinator interactions?
Dr Dennis vanEngelsdorp: managing varroa from hive to landscape
NZTE: Understanding manuka honey consumers and lifting the profile of all our honeys through the New Zealand Honey Story
Maddie Shannon and Sarah Morgan
Hayley Pragert and Richard Hall: Bee Pathogen Programme
Randy Oliver: 2020 Research findings (field trials of various pollen substitutes, two probiotics, extended-release oxalic acid, thermal treatment of varroa and summer mite treatments)
Clifton King: Have your say on the future of AFB elimination
Dr Tom Mulholland: Getting the ‘buzz’ back into your life
MPI panel discussion on market access, residues and progressing the science around the mānuka honey definition
Market panel discussion: What impact has Covid-19 had on the demand for New Zealand honey?
Dr Dennis vanEngelsdorp: Assessing pesticides for beekeepers (US example)
Dr Shelley Hoover: Selective breeding for hygienic behaviour