Sustainable design in a climate emergency
Date & Time

30 September 2020
09:05 - 12:45 BST

Price
Free
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Sustainable design in a climate emergency

Conference
Date & Time

30 September 2020
09:05 - 12:45 BST

Price
Free

Availability Places available

Day one of the Climate Emergency Conference. Hear from a range of speakers on how best practice structural design can help to combat the climate emergency.

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

Climate Emergency Conference 2020 - day one


This half day online conference will bring together engineers to discuss key themes relating to the climate emergency. Speakers from companies both big and small will share their thoughts on topics such as:
  • Carbon in the design process
  • Lean design and minimising waste
  • How to positively influence design decisions
  • What you can do to get involved
The Institution will provide an update on what it has been doing as part of Structural Engineers Declare.

The conference is hosted by the Climate Emergency Task Group (CETG).
 

Reasons to attend

  • An opportunity to learn from ten engineers at the forefront of the changes sweeping through the profession
  • A chance to better understand how structural engineers need to act in order to tackle the climate emergency
  • Highlights top free resources available to practicing structural engineers

Intended for

Senior leaders in the built environment who want a better understanding of the on-the-ground changes that are happening. All structural engineers engaged in daily design decision making are also welcome.

 

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 2020 - day two

Conference
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Driving forward the commitments for change

Find out how companies and the Institution are working towards the goals of the climate emergency declaration.

Date - 14 October 2020

Contact

Email - [email protected]

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