Driving forward the commitments for change
Date & Time

14 October 2020
09:00 - 12:45 BST

Price
Free
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Driving forward the commitments for change

Conference
Date & Time

14 October 2020
09:00 - 12:45 BST

Price
Free

Availability Places available

Day two of the Climate Emergency Conference. Find out how companies and the Institution are working towards the goals of the climate emergency declaration.

This is information about day two of the Climate Emergency Conference. Information and booking for day one can be found on an accompanying page.


Climate Emergency Conference 2020 - day two


One year on from the first Climate Emergency Conference, company leaders will share their experiences of working towards their climate targets. The speakers, along with the Institution’s Climate Emergency Task Group, will:
  • Discuss the progress made across the industry and within the Institution
  • Explore the obstacles that prevent quicker change
  • Share the highs and lows of meeting their own company commitments
  • Set out our goals for the coming year
The conference is hosted by the Climate Emergency Task Group (CETG).  
 

Reasons to attend

  • Hear from the Institution about available guidance and plans to help practices meet their climate emergency commitments
  • Gain a better appreciation of what might stop you changing your own working practices
  • Learn from declared companies about the changes they have made to how they run their businesses
 

Intended for

Members in practice, leaders and future leaders. Attendees should be committed to making positive changes to reduce the climate impact of their work.
 

About the Climate Emergency Task Group (CETG)

The CETG was set up by the Institution in October 2019 to ensure a coordinated response to the climate emergency. It comprises a focussed group of members working with both the Institution’s committees and panels, as well as other external groups The CETG is guiding changes needed in the profession. It reports directly to the Institution’s executive via the Engineering Leadership Group.
 

Climate Emergency Conference - day one

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Contact

Email - [email protected]

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