Cavendish Conference Centre, London - 2 July 2019

Join us for the CLA’s Climate Change Summit on 2 July in London to hear from academic and industry experts who will explore the risks and opportunities climate change offers landowners.

There are many opportunities open to landowners like you to build climate change resilience.

The Summit will highlight how you can adapt to the changing environment and meet the growing demands to minimise environmental impact.

You will get inspiration from business leaders on how you can improve your business, identify opportunities and assess the likely impacts climate change could have.


Dr Paul Thomas


Lord Deben

Dr Paul Thomas FRSA
Mycorrhizal Systems

Dr Thomas will be giving his views on the opportunities tree planting can play in combatting climate change.


Lord Deben
Chair, Climate Change Committee and Former Secretary of State for Defra

Lord Deben will be sharing his views and thoughts on the challenges and opportunities for landowners from climate change.

Nicola Spence

   Professor Nick Sotherton

Nicola Spence
Chief Plant Health Officer and Deputy Director for plant and bee health for Defra

Nicola Spence will discuss the impact of climate change on plant health. 


Professor Nick Sotherton
Director of Research, Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust

Professor Sotherton will be discussing the impact of climate change on habitats. 

 Christianne Glossop    

Christianne Glossop
Chief Veterinary Officer for Wales

Christianne Glossop will discuss the impact of climate change on animal health. 



Tom Heathcote, 

Knight Frank 

Tom will provide practical insights on what action you can take to ensure your business is climate change ready.


Book your tickets now

Early bird tickets cost £65 + VAT for CLA members or £295 + VAT for non-CLA members

Please note: 

Members need to be registered for My CLA to book tickets online. If you have not registered for My CLA yet or are not a member, please contact Tahirih McLaren-Brown on 0207 460 7928 or, please click here for further information or contact your local CLA team.

Limited partnership opportunities are available. To find out more, please contact Lucy Wykes on 0207 460 7944 or