جدول الأعمال

جدول الأعمال


“The Year of Tolerance ... Serving the Environment .. A message of tolerance to the future of mankind”

Workshop Against the Illegal Trade of Birds of Prey

Date: 27th August, Tuesday

09:30 Registration Coffee and small snacks will be served
10:00 - 10:30 Welcome Remarks
  • Gary Timbrell, CEO, International Association for Falconry and Conservation of Birds of Prey
  • Omar Fouad Ahmed, Project Manager, Emirates Falconers' Club
10:30 - 13:00 Keynote Speech and First Panel Discussion H.E. Majid Al Mansouri
President, International Association for Falconry and Conservation of Birds of Prey and Secretary General of the Emirates Falconers' Club
Tentative Topic: Addressing the challenges in Illegal Trade of Birds of Prey
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch  
14:30 - 16:00 Afternoon Sessions
Chairman of Session 1
  • Dr. Adrian Lombard, Co-Chair IUCN Thematic Grop Sustainable Use and Eco Systems
Speakers Session 1
  • Nick Williams, Convention on Migratory Species, Programme Officer for Raptors, To Follow
  • Alexander Sorokin, Head of Scientific Center for Biodiversity Preservation under All-Russian Scientific and Research Institute of Environment Protection, Analyses of Birds seized at Borders in Ex-Soviet Countries
  • Matyas Prommer, Herman Otto Institute Nonprofit Ltd., An Environmental and Nature Conservation Organisation of the Hungarian Ministry of Agriculture, Analyses of Losses of Tracked Sakers due to Trapping
  • Januz Sielicki, Steering Committee of EURAPMON, Research and Monitoring for and Raptors in Europe
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break  
16:30 - 18:00 Panel Discussion
Chairman of Session 2
  • Dr. David Scallan, Director General FACE, The Federation of European Hunters
Speakers Session 2
  • Prof. Robert Kenward, Doctor of Science, Sakernet.org and its Value in Confidence Building among Stakeholders
  • Nyambayar Batbayar, Director if Wildlife Science and Conservation Centre of Mongolia, Effects of The Sustainable Use Projects on Illegal Trapping and Nest Destruction
  • Speaker from Birdlife, To Follow
  • Gemma Bakewell, UK Veterinarian, Tethering Raptors Used in Falconry and Welfare Implications

*Subject to change without prior notice.

  • Preservation and conservation of unique wildlife
  • Addressing the challenges brought about by illegal killing and trafficking of birds
  • Equine Rescue and other animal welfare initiatives in the region

ADIHEX Conference

Dates: 27-31 August, Tuesday to Saturday

Theme : A series of workshops and presentations on the latest trends and best practices in the eleven sectors that make up ADIHEX 2019
11:00 Registration

Hunting Guns Workshops, Hall 11

Arts & Crafts Workshops, Hall 9

Falconry, Veterinarian, Hunting and Equestrian Workshops, Hall 7

11:00 - 11:10 Welcome Remarks Master of Ceremonies in each Workshop
11:10 - 14:30 Morning Sessions  Animal Welfare Workshops*
  • Tina Al Qubaisi on Equine Rescue by Al Dhabian Equestrian Club
  • Afraa - Cloud 9 on Pet Rescue
  • Veterinarian workshops
  • Environment Agency of Abu Dhabi's Animal Shelter Programme
  • Selected Exhibitors 
14:30 - 16:00 Afternoon Session Latest innovations and best practices in hunting, equestrian, veterinarian and falconry sectors
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break  
16:30 - 18:00 Panel Discussion TBC