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York: Sustainable Place and Property

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Merchant Taylors' Hall

Aldwark

York

YO1 7BX

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Join City of York Council and BioVale to explore how local employers are investing in sustainability, and learn about bio-based innovation.

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The impacts of climate change and resource management will have a profound effect on how we live our lives. Join City of York Council and BioVale to explore how local employers such as Nestlé and Hiscox are investing in sustainability, and learn about the bio-based innovation taking place in Yorkshire which has the potential to transform the construction industry.

Attendees will also hear from the Sterling Prize winning firm Mikhail Riches who are delivering the next round of Council homes in York against an ambitious brief!

Speakers include:

Cllr Paula Widdowson, Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change, City of York Council

Andrew Griffiths, Head of Value Chain Sustainability, Nestlé

Phil Thorn, Head of Propositions, Hiscox

Sophie Cole, Project Architect, Mikhail Riches

Alex Sparrow, Director, UK Hempcrete

Phil White, Founder & CEO, Cloud Cycle Ltd

John Reeves, Chairman, The Helmsley Group

Sharon Smith, Vice Principal for Higher, Professional and Vocational Education, York College

Rachel Trend, Architect, Native Architects

This is a limited place event, so please sign up early to avoid disappointment.

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