Judges Conference 

The 2017 Judges Conference will be held on Saturday 23rd of September 2017 at the Royal Welsh Showground.

Judges are advised to book their place as soon as possible. The closing date for booking is 1st September 2017.


9am - Registration and Coffee

9.30am – Conference Commences

9.30am - 10am  - Opening Introduction 

Chair of Judging and Showing, Mr Elgan Evans.

President’s Address – Mr I J R Lloyd

10am – 12.30pm – Open debate on Judging and Showing Handbook.

Q&A Session on Handbook

11am - 11.15am – Coffee Break

12.30pm - 1.30pm -  Dinner Break

1.30pm - 2.30pm – Welfare and Obesity in Ponies and Cobs. Mr Ed Gummery (Chair of Education and Welfare)

Mr S W R Michell MRCVS (Honorary Veterinary Officer)

2.30pm - 2.45pm – Coffee Break

2.45pm-4pm – Tabled Questions. Mr I R J Lloyd.

4pm – 4.15pm – Conference Closure. Chair of Council Mr J T Kirk

Please note: Non-Judges in attendance in an observation capacity only.