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Northern Sustainability Summit


12 June 2023


09:30 – 16:30


Manchester Central



Northern Sustainability Summit 2023 Rectangle Social

The Event

From the curious through to the change makers, this event brings together businesses at all stages on the journey to sustainability. 

Attendees will hear from business leaders about the challenges and the opportunities of the green revolution and levelling up. Expert speakers will explore the future of skills, transport, innovation, hospitality, and all aspects of the green economy. 

There will be 30 exhibition stands to explore for advice, products, and services.

Hosted at the iconic Manchester Central whether you want to begin your research or are working towards Net Zero and beyond, you will be inspired and help to share and shape solutions to drive a greener future for business in the North. 

Elevate are also offering the opportunity for free exhibition space for innovative businesses to showcase their products and services. Details and application below. Apply by 26 May.

With huge thanks to sponsors and partners

  • Electricity North West (Headline)
  • Bee Net Zero
  • Syngenta
  • Enspec Power
  • Green Economy
  • Arcadis
  • Manchester Central
  • The PHA Group
  • Play It Green. 

Speakers and sessions

  • Panels include
  • Journey to Net Zero -chaired by Green Economy
  • Business as a Force for Good -the Carbon Literacy Project, The PHA Group, others TBA
  • First Steps for Hospitality- chaired by Lucy Noone-Blake, GAIL’s Bakery, The Alchemist and Indy Man Beer Con
  • Future Proofing Energy -Enspec Power, Manchester Fuel Cell Innovation Centre, Electricity North West
  • Sustainable Transport- Arcadis, Auto Trader, others TBA
  • The Role of Destinations- Chester Zoo, Manchester International Festival, Marketing Manchester
  • Property Avison Young, Turner and Townsend
  • Skills for the Green Economy – GC Business Growth Hub, Syngenta, The Blair Project

Lightning talks and keynotes from companies including

  • Electricity North West
  • Faith in Nature
  • RHS Bridgewater
  • Manchester Central
  • Syngenta
  • The Renew Hub
  • The Surplus Group
  • Enerlytics.


Sound good? Register your place.

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