11.00am Sat 7 Sep 2019
The conference explores some of the main campaigning work that will enable us to achieve a Scotland mercifully free of all nuclear armaments. Chairs: Arthur West & Brian Quail Morning sessions: Janet Fenton: Update on Scottish CND's priority areas of work Gordon Dickson & Jean Anderson: Outline of efforts to work with & through trusted political partners Martin Docherty: SNP commitment to a speedy removal of Trident Alex Wood: short introduction to his book 'The Chernobyl Privileges' Afternoon sessions: Local Perspectives: The views of several people who have Faslane Naval Base and its associated nuclear missile storage at Coulport on their doorstep Campaigning against those who manufacture and invest in nuclear arms with Eric Chester (Stop Glasgow Arms Fair campaign) Keynote Presentation: Disarming Scotland through the Means of Divestment by Linda Pearson (Don't Bank on the Bomb Scotland) Livestream by Independence Live https://www.independencelive.net 1000+ livestreams since 2013 DON'T HATE THE MEDIA, BECOME THE MEDIA!
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11.00am Sat 24 Oct
Beyond Nuclear - Helensburgh CND & SCND Conference CND Conference Glasgow
All day coverage from the Conference in Glasgow. Morning Session: No to Nuclear Power 11:00-12:00 Linking Nuclear Power to Nuclear Weapons: Professor Lynn Jamieson (Chair, SCND); CND Campaign - No to Nuclear Power: Rae Street (CNDUK) Chair: Arthur West 12:00-13:00 Hunterston: Dr Ian Fairlie (Independent Radiation Consultant); Lack of Readiness for a Nuclear Incident: Cllr Audrey Doig (Nuclear Free Local Authorities) Chair: Lynn Jamieson 13:00-13:30 Morning Panel Q&A Chair: Arthur West 13:30-14:30: Lunch break Afternoon Session: Renewables 14:30-15:30 Scottish Renewables – an Overview: Professor Mike Danson (Heriot-Watt University); Scotland’s Renewable Energy Capability: Dr David Toke (Aberdeen University) Chair: Ian Fairlie 15:30-16:30 Just Transition: Pete Roche (No2 Nuclear); Renewables and Climate Change: Mark Ruskell MSP (Green Spokesperson, Climate and Energy) Chair: Mike Danson 16:30-17:00 Afternoon Panel Q&A Chair: Lynn Jamieson Tickets: £12/£8 including lunch https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/beyond-nuclear-tickets-93937709217 Livestream production by Independence Live https://www.independencelive.net https://www.facebook.com/ScottishIndependenceLiveEvents https://twitter.com/liveIndyScot https://www.youtube.com/independencelive 1000+ livestreams since 2013 DON'T HATE THE MEDIA, BECOME THE MEDIA!
Starts at: 11.00am Sat 24 Oct 2020 Beyond Nuclear - Helensburgh CND & SCND Conference