Embedding Sustainability in Business; Workshop 1 – Corporate Environmental Management


Monday 28 June


Lunch 12:00-12:30, Workshop 12:30 – 16:00


LT014 Ashley Building, Leek Road, Stoke Campus (Map)


Staffordshire University’s Institute for Environmental Sustainability and Regeneration

The event itself

Presenters: Alison Maguire, Business School and Agne Prochorskaite, IESR

The purpose of this session is to outline the challenges faced by businesses and the strategies through which businesses may respond to environmental issues. It will consider the implications of legislation, including the Climate Change Act 2008 and introduce Environmental Management Systems, highlighting the commercial advantages of gaining a national/internationally recognised standard.

How do you attend this event

This is part of a series of 3 workshops. Workshop 2 (Renewable Energy as an income stream) will be held on 30 June and Workshop 3 (EMS for SMEs: A step-by-step approach to implementing an environmental management system) will be held on 2 July.

Fees £25 per workshop or £50 for all three.

Payment options: Cheque (made out to Staffordshire University), for invoices or credit cards please contact Christine Dover 01782 294110 c.j.dover@staffs.ac.uk.

Contact for further information

For general queries contact: Jon Fairburn, IESR 01782 294038 jon.fairburn@staffs.ac.uk.


Workshop flyer (pdf)