GBS 2022 Schedule


Below is an overview of the speaker schedule, containing information on which speakers are presenting on each day, along with their talk titles, where they have been provided to us, across the 27th to 31st July 2022.

Theme Camps will have timetabled activities every afternoon 28th, 29th, and 30th July.

Detailed timetables are available at the bottom of the page.

GBS Speaker Presentation Overview – By Day

Wednesday 27th July 2022

N.B. delegates with Full Delegate Passes and All-Days Passes can arrive from 17:00 on 27th July (see more information on ticket types here). Dinner will be available this evening from 18:00 – 19:45.

After dinner…

  • Official 2022 GBS opening
  • Remarks from 2022 GBS Co-chairs Paul Kirtley and Lisa Fenton
  • Opening presentation by David Delafield (Co-chair of the 2019 GBS) – “The Path to Here, and Maybe There”.

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Thursday 28th July 2022

Presentations by

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Friday 29th July 2022

Presentations by

  • Dr John Leach“Survival Psychology: Understanding the Won’t to Live”.
  • Patrick McGlinchey“Sticks & Stones: There and Back Again”.
  • John Rhyder“Tracking and Lifelong Learning”.
  • Monica Wilde“The Wilderness Cure”.
  • Dan Baird“In Search Of The Ultimate Wilderness Survival Prioritization System”.
  • Dr Manu Tranquard“Wilderness Survival Science: optimizing the use of fire in survival situations”.
  • Jonathan McArthur“Growing up with Iagoo: The use of stories in teaching and learning”.
  • Andrew Thomas Price“Wellbeing through Bushcraft”.
  • Fraser Christian“One Ocean: Skills for Life”.
  • Ray Goodwin“From Trepidation to Comfort: Learning to Love the Boreal Forest”.
  • Dave Watson. – “The Universal Language of Bushcraft”.
  • Kielyn Marrone“A Long Walk Together”.

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Saturday 30th July 2022

Presentations by

  • Jason Ingamells“Pracademic”.
  • Cat Bigney“The Hallmark of Our Species”.
  • Cody Lundin“Wilderness Water Wisdom: Looking for water in arid environments”.
  • Gordon Dedman“The fusion of bushcraft and military survival training and how they can both complement each other”.
  • David Wescott“Flat Sheet Technology”.
  • Dr Theresa Emmerich Kamper“Remembering Forgotten Knowledge: Experimental Archaeology and Skill Acquisition”.
  • Dr Žiga Ogorelec“Living Off the Land in the Wilderness of Central Europe”.
  • Stuart – “Expeditionary Bushcraft”.

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Sunday 31st July 2022

Presentations by

Followed by…

2022 Global Bushcraft Symposium Closing Ceremony.

And, maybe the answer to the question of where does the GBS go next?

N.B. Lunch will be available and official end time is 14:00.

Detailed Timetables for the 2022 GBS?

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Download the Theme Camps Timetable

Download the Theme Camps Descriptions

Please note it is our intention for the allocation of speakers shown on this page above not to change. This should provide you with confidence in who you will be able to hear speak if you are buying only one or two day passes.

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