Fit for the Future? Local Enterprise Partnerships’ Climate Ready and Low Carbon Economy Good Practice – 8/3/16

Joint logos

Date

8 March 2016

Time

10:00 – 15:15 including lunch

Location

BVSC Conference Centre, Rooms 4/5/6, 138 Digbeth, Birmingham, B5 6DR

Organisers

SWM, supported by Environment Agency Midlands, Climate UK, European Union Regional Development Fund.

The event

This workshop will provide examples of good practice from around England on what different LEPs are doing to strengthen their local low carbon economy, manage carbon emissions and adapt to the impacts of climate change.  It will showcase why embracing the climate change agenda can stimulate local growth, provide more job opportunities and strengthen economic resilience.  This event will draw on a report written by SWM, which provides an appraisal on each LEP’s commitment to climate change mitigation and adaptation.

Click here for an agenda

Confirmed speakers include Environment Agency, Climate UK, Natural England, DECC, DCLG, ENWORKS, New Anglia LEP, Cheshire & Warrington LEP and Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP.

Audience

Members of LEP Boards, Low Carbon/Sustainability LEP sub-boards and those in local authorities who work with the LEP who focus on climate change issues.

Booking and further information

Registration for this event is now closed.