‘Building Business Resilience’ – March 2013 (Birmingham)
Date of presentations
14 March 2013
Dr Simon Slater, Sustainability West Midlands
Kirsten Kane, Birmingham Airport
Melanie Weaver, Birmingham Airport
Rob Humphries, Environment Agency
Mike Peverill, Climate East Midlands
Pat Freshwater, UK Flood Barriers
Purpose of the presentations
This event focussed on how severe weather affects businesses, and how businesses can increase their resilience to such events.
The presentations gave insight into the importance of building business resilience and outlined what issues climate change already has and will pose to business activities. The presentations also provided good practice case studies from Birmingham Airport and UK Flood Barriers.
Links and contact information
For more information, email Anisha.Chandar@swm.org.uk or telephone 0121 237 5890.