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WLV Sustainability Conference: Addressing the energy crisis


21 March


08:30 – 13:00


National Brownfield Institute, University of Wolverhampton, Springfield Campus, Grimstone Street, Wolverhampton WV10 0JR


University of Wolverhampton Business School

WLV Sustainability Conference Addressing the energy crisis

The Event

The University of Wolverhampton have organised a half day sustainability conference and exhibition aiming to bring together stakeholders.

Sustainability Conference Programme:

08:30 – 09:15 Registration & Networking with exhibitors

09:15- 09:20 Welcome

09:20 – 09:30  EnTRESS Project (Andrew Stott, Project Manager and Iain Wheeler, Knowledge Transfer Manager at EnTRESS)

09:30– 09:50 Ayushi Vyas, (Net Zero Neighbourhood Delivery Manager – Energy Capital at West Midlands Combined Authority)

09:50– 10:10 (Keano Chang and Allar Ahtmann, Co-Founders at iknowa)

10:10 -10:30 “Green economy” (Oliver Thomas, Service Manager, Green Cities & Circular Economy at City of Wolverhampton Council, and Kirsty Kenny at Kuppa)

10:30 -10:50 (Chris Jones at CEB Consultants Ltd)

10:50 – 11:00  Refreshment Break

11:00 – 11:20  “Wolverhampton Homes’ Carbon Reduction Journey” (Chris Speakman, Waste & Environmental Compliance Officer at Wolverhampton Homes)

11:20 – 11:40 “Using sustainability as a competitive advantage”  (Carl Jarvis, Senior Marketing Advisor)

11:40 – 12:00 “Experiments in Sustainable Energy Action & Policy in Geographical Communities – Learning from Action Zones and Freeports” (Richard Davies MBE, Inventor, Initiator & Investor)

12:00 – 12:20 “Wintech’s sustainability journey” (Gurprit Bassi, Director at Wintech Engineering)

12:20-12:35 (Julie Gallagher, Net Zero & Energy Solutions Consultant at Briar Zenergi)

12:35 – 12:50  “The business case of Symbiotex” (Olivia Simpson and Mattia Parati, CEO & Co-Founders at Symbiotex)

12:50 – 13:00 Closing Remarks & Vote of Thanks

13:00 -14:00 NBI Tours and Springfield Campus

Please contact Hajrija Dergic at H.Dergic2@wlv.ac.uk if you have any queries, or would like to exhibit free at our event. We look forward to welcoming you.

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