MMBEN – Business in a changing environmental landscape – 10/02/2021

Date

10 February 2021

Time

10:00-12:00

Location

Online via Zoom

The Event

The last 12 months has seen a huge shift for businesses: In tandem with the Covid-pandemic, the need to reduce carbon, the Environment Bill and Agricultural Bill and many other important environmental considerations for society will impact businesses this, their second online event will cover some of the impacts to business.

Agenda:
10:00 – 10:10 Introductions, welcome to new members & housekeeping – Gareth Lay – MMBEN Chair
10:10 – 10:20 Impact of The Habitats Directive for Development – Sarah Belton – Senior Hydrogeologist, Hafren Water
10:20 – 10:30 Biodiversity Net Gain – Matt Wall – Senior Ecologist, Wharton Natural Infrastructure Consultants
10:30 – 10:50 Networking break out rooms
10:50 – 11:00 Comfort break
11:00 – 11:10 Electric vehicles ‘getting your business ready for EV’
11:10 – 11:20 Recycling Consistency Reforms for SMEs and the Environment Bill – Sam Hare – Waste and Recycling Policy Adviser, Defra
11:20 – 11:40 Networking break out rooms
11:40 – 11:55 Closing announcement(s) – Gareth Lay – MMBEN Chair

Booking

Non members can attend one event first to see if the network works for them before joining.  To book please click here or email info@meresandmossesben.co.uk.