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BGEN 2013 Conference: 'The drama of plants; creative ways to excite people about plants'
Our annual conference takes place from Wednesday 6 - Friday 8 November 2013 at University of Dundee Botanic Garden. The programme is to be confirmed but we are planning some exciting and innovative workshops and events for you. Take a look below at some of the highlights:
- Tours of Dundee University Botanic Garden
- Performing Science - teaching in botanic gardens through drama
- Nature Printing - round table workshop
- Adventures with Plants - delivered by Plantlife
- Barrowband - writing, performing and singing songs about ruit and veg based around a market barrow
- Civic Reception at Dundee City Chambers
- bgen Conference Dinner
The is also the 'Year of Natural Scotland' which includes various events that you might be interested in should you extend your visit to our conference. Take a look here to find out more about it.