Explore approaches to staff, community and stakeholder engagement to support carbon reduction and energy efficiency, with case study examples from Swansea University and Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay. Behaviour-change specialists JUMP will also share their experience of working with public bodies, educational establishments, housing associations, businesses, etc. We will also visit the new 'Active Classroom' demonstration project set-up by SPECIFIC on the Bay Campus site to see some cutting-edge low carbon technologies.
Refreshments and a buffet lunch will be provided.
Car parking is very limited at the site so please use sustainable forms of travel or car share.
* up to three members of staff from LCSB member organisations can attend LCSB events free-of-charge.
9.15 registration and morning coffee (opportunity for networking)
9.30 Welcome and introductions (Swansea Environmental Forum)
9.40 Staff and Student Engagement and The SWell Programme (Swansea University)
10.15 Approach to Community & Stakeholder Engagement (Tidal Lagoon Power)
10.45 coffee break / visits to ‘Active Classroom’ Demonstrator with SPECIFIC
11.15 Changing Behaviours: An Intro to Programmes and Activities (JUMP Team)
12.15 Final plenary and event feedback
12.30 buffet lunch and networking
When & Where
Low Carbon Swansea Bay
Low Carbon Swansea Bay is a network of local organisations that come together to share knowledge and good practice with the aim of lowering their energy bills and their carbon footprint through better access to information, training and funding for low carbon projects. Website: http://lowcarbonswansea.weebly.com/