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Climate Change Turning Consequences into Solutions

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Tally Ho Conference & Banqueting Centre

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Climate Change - turning consequences into solutions

We will present evidence that innovative low carbon, sustainable products and solutions are already available. We will bring together these providers and those responsible for delivering future communities.
Aims of the Conference
- Understand and widely disseminate the practical consequences of climate change to our daily lives.
- Encourage a more urgent and comprehensive response from our civic and legislative leaders.
- Showcase existing business sector responses to stimulate more to do the same.

Who should attend?

- Policy Makers
- Estate Managers
- Energy Advisors
- Sustainability Advisors
- Social Housing Providers
- Suppliers of low carbon sustainable solutions

Programme

Welcome - Professor Rashid Gatrad, OBE - Deputy Lieutenant of the West Midlands and leader of the WASUP campaign

Chair Beverley Nielsen -Executive Director of the Institute of Design and Economic Acceleration at
Birmingham City University

The Consequences of Climate Change

John Firth Co-founder and CEO of Acclimatise

Corporate Responses

Liz Parkes Deputy Director Climate Change and Business Services Environment Agency
Paul Dockerill Director of Energy and Programme Management , whg
Paul Nicol Director of AMC, whg
Dr Paul Brooks Group Director; Health, Safety and Environment, Tata Group
Nicky Philpott Director, UK Health Alliance on Climate Change

Clayton Shaw Programme Manager STEAMhouse Birmingham City University
Michael Addison Director Eco Birmingham

Kamran Shezed Bahu Trust/Footsteps
Harvir Sahota Managing Director Mahirs Experience

Kate Cooper Birmingham Food Council
Tom Bradley External Affairs Manager Cadent Gas
Katie Hale President of the Sutton Coalfield Chamber of Commerce

Afternoon Session - Open Discussion - Seeking a way forward

Led by Michaela Wright Head of Corporate Sustainability, HSBC UK Bank, plc &

Prof Martin Freer Director, Birmingham Energy Institute, University of Birmingham

Summary and Call to Action

Chris Crean Regional Campaigner Friends of the Earth

We are grateful to Sue Riddlestone OBE, CEO and Co-founder Bioregional who has undertken to take to the Westminister Government any calls upon them emanating from our event.

Opportunities for Exhibitors £300

For more information please contact David Middleton davidm@dmc-sd.co.uk 0121 444 2683/ 07815 531660

Jacqui Staunton jacqui.staunton@climate-change-solutions.co.uk 07866552833

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