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Sustainable Economic Growth for the Sheffield City Region

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1 Saint Paul's Place

Sheffield

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Sustainable Economic Growth for the Sheffield City Region

Event hosted by DLA Piper, 3pm, Wednesday October 25th 2017, 1 St. Paul’s Place, Sheffield

We are delighted to invite you to a unique event at DLA Piper to explore practical sustainable growth opportunities for the Sheffield City Region (this event is rescheduled from the postponed June 28th date).

The event is being organised by the Sheffield City Region Sustainability Partnership, a cross-industry initiative established to advise the LEP, wider business community and local government on sustainable growth. Please join us to hear from local expert speakers and network with leaders and influencers from across the region.

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3.00:

Arrivals and Registration – including refreshments.

3.30:

The SCR Sustainability Partnership – introduction and update on progress from Teresa Hitchcock, Group Chair and Partner, DLA Piper.

3.40:

The SCR Vision – Dr. Dave Smith, Managing Director, SCR Local Enterprise Partnership.

4.00:

Low Carbon Energy Systems – Richard Kershaw, ‎Group Leader Energy & Housing, Barnsley Met. Bor. Council, with an overview of Local Government strategy and activity across the region.

4.15:

Financing Change – Mark Woodward, Director, Community Works, will discuss key issues and the state of play regarding low carbon project finance from Europe and Central Government.

4.30:

Sustainable Housing – Edward Murphy, Executive Director, Ollio, with an overview of recent developments, best practice and opportunities for the region.

4.45:

Climate Alliance – Jenny Patient, Sheffield Climate Alliance, will outline the latest news and activity from the Alliance network.

5.00:

Questions and Group Discussion.

5.30:

Drinks and Networking.

6.30:

Close.

Places are limited so please book early. If you have already RSVP to direct invitations there is no need to reconfirm via this eventbrite invitation.

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