08.30 – 9.00 REGISTRATION
09.00 – 09.15 OPENING

Prof. Jane Dahlstrom, Dean ANU College of Health and Medicine
Dr. Sergio Leon-Saval, President SRAP
Mr. Manuel Cacho, Ambassador of Spain in Australia

09.15 – 10.00 OPENING LECTURE

Chair: Prof. Luis Salvador-Carulla
Head, Centre for Mental Health Research, ANU Research Schoolof Population Health

“Finnis Terrae”: Australia and Spain as case studies of human migrations in the Pleistocene

Prof. Claudio Tuniz
Coordinator ICTP Multidisciplinary Laboratory, Trieste Italy, Visiting Professorial Fellow, Centre for Archaeological Science, University of Wollongong

10.00 – 11.20 PLANETARY HEALTH

Chair: Prof. Carola Vinuesa
Head of the Department of Pathogens and Immunity, ANU College of Health & Medicine

Planetary Health: A driver of the UN strategy for enhancing environmental safety, sustainability and development

Prof. Robyn Lucas
National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, ANU Research School of Population Health

11.20 – 11.40 COFFEE BREAK
11.40 – 12.55 EARTH SCIENCES

Chair: Dr. Marina Trigueros
Science Communicator and Illustrator, Cariboo Design, SRAP Board member and Delegate in ACT

  Genome editing and the new food revolution
Prof. Jimmy Botella
School of Agriculture and Food Sciences, University of Queensland
Centre for Crop Science, Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation

Bees as sentinels of global agricultural pollution
Dr. Francisco Sánchez-Bayo
School of Life & Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney

Flammability warning from Space
Dr. Marta Yebra
Senior Scientist at the Water and Landscape Dynamics Group, ANU Fenner School of Environment and Society

Watching the grass grow from Space
Dr. Juan Pablo Guerschman
Senior Research Scientist, Land and Water, CSIRO (Canberra)

12.55 – 13.40 LUNCH
13.40 – 14.45 CULTURE AND EARTH

Chair: Dr. Paula Llull
Gallery Manager at Craft ACT, Craft and Design Centre, Canberra

A new language to Escape the Anthropocene crisis: From Solastalgia to the Symbiocene
Prof. Glenn A. Albrecht
Honorary Associate, School of Geosciences, The University of Sydney

A Garden for the Symbiocene
Ms. Janet Laurence
Visual artist, Sydney

Australia vs. Spain: Different approaches to Landscape Architecture
Mr. Eladio Hernando
Landscape architect, Spackman Mossop Michaels, Sydney

14.45 – 15.05 COFFEE BREAK
15.05 – 16.20 THE SOCIAL EARTH

Chair: A/Prof. Mar Racionero
Associate Professor, ANU Research School of Economics, and Associate Dean (HDR), ANU College of Business and Economics

The New Demography of Life Span and Death
A/Prof. Vladimir Canudas
School of Demography, ANU

Occupation, life expectancy and social security
A/Prof. Mar Racionero
Associate Professor, ANU Research School of Economics, and Associate Dean (HDR), ANU College of Business and Economics

Mapping complex social demographic factors: Joint Experiences in Australia and Spain
Dr. Nasser Bagheri
Senior Research Fellow, ANU Centre for Mental Health Research; and
Dr. José Alberto Salinas
Universidad Loyola Andalucia, Spain

16.20 – 16.35 CLOSURE CEREMONY