Previous events

Annual Conference 2017 – Sharing the Knowledge

Chair’s speech

Andrew Thin, Chair of Scottish Land Commission presentation

Land responsibilities workshop – Peter Peacock

Land responsibilities workshop – Megan MacInnes

Community buyouts at zero, ten and 18 years – zero years case study

Community buyouts at zero, ten and 18 years – ten years case study

Community buyouts at zero, ten and 18 years – 18 years case study

Workshop on National Crofting Bill

Forestry workshop

Housing workshop: Rural Housing Fund

Housing workshop: community-led housing in Dumfries and Galloway

Housing workshop: MICT and Ulva Ferry case study

Renewables workshop: CARES

Renewables workshop: Community Energy Scotland

Renewables workshop: West Harris Trust

Write up of Celebrating our Love of the Land workshop

Scottish Land Reform Conference 2016

Roseanna Cunningham MSP speech

Lorne MacLeod presentation

Michael Taylor presentation

Sally Reynolds presentation

Amanda Bryan presentation

Christopher Nicholson presentation

Annual conference 2016

Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform, Roseanna Cunningham MSP*  – address to the conference

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Neil Ritch and Sandra Holmes – Scottish Land Fund and other funding

Malcolm McMillan – Maximising Development Opportunities

Duncan MacPherson – Maximising Development Opportunities 2

Dr Annie Tindley – The Economics of Community Landownership

Sally Reynolds – A Young Person’s Perspective on Community Landownership

Amanda Bryan / Sarah-Jane Laing – Launch of the Protocol

Dr Elizabeth Ritchie – recording our community land sector history

Annual Conference 2015

Opening Address
Professor James Hunter, 21st May

Conference Address*
Dr. Aileen-McLeod – Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform, 22nd May
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Closing Address
Rob Gibson MSP – Convenor of Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee, Scottish Parliament, 22nd May

Annual Conference 2014

Community Land Scotland Conference Report
Full report of the Community Land Scotland Annual Conference 2014

Chairman’s Conference Report – June 2014

Plenary Sessions:

Paul Wheelhouse MSP Address; Land Reform
Transcript of Minister for Environment & Climate Change, Paul Wheelhouse MSP’s keynote address

Shaping Change – Towards 1Million Acres’ David Cameron Address
Chair of Community Land Scotland addresses 2014 conference

Economic Impacts Research – Amanda Bryan
Summary of Economic Indicator Data – slides from presentation

Land Reform, A World Cause – Megan MacInnes, Global Witness
Slides from presentation

Breakout Sessions:

Joint Marketing Session Presentation / Joint Marketing Session Report
Presentation and follow-up report from ‘Joint Marketing of community ownership sector’ with Mike Story

Forestry Finance and Funding Session Summary
Follow-up summary from ‘Forestry, Finance & Funding’ with Amanda Bryan and Andrew Leaver

Annual Conference 2013

Community Land Scotland Conference Report
Full report of the Community Land Scotland Annual Conference 2013

Chairman’s Conference Report – June 2013

First Minister Address – Community Land Scotland Annual Conference 2013
Transcript of First Minister, Alex Salmond’s keynote address

Alison Elliott – Address to Community Land Scotland Annual Conference 2013
Transcript of the plenary address from Alison Elliott, Chair of Land Reform Review Group