Meetings, Seminars & Conferences

The Future of UK Bike Share: Bikeplus Annual Conference

27/09/2017
28/09/2017

Event Description

Attendees will have the opportunity to gain a wider understanding of important issues in the sector from bike share procurement and accreditation to the latest innovations in operations, financing and tech.

This conference is essential for those involved in planning and delivering public bike share schemes, including representatives from; local authority planning and transport teams, Local Enterprise Partnerships, private sector investors and developers, technology suppliers, operators, and transport consultancies.

Ethical Volunteering Conference 2017

04/11/2017 10:00
04/11/2017 14:00

Event Description

How to volunteer overseas ethically

Anyone thinking of volunteering overseas should attend this Ethical Volunteering Conference.

Tourism Concern’s yearly Ethical Volunteering Conference will this year focus on volunteers themselves. How can you ensure that you have a rewarding and enjoyable experience whilst also giving something positive back in the place where you volunteer?

What does the conference include?

  • Why are you volunteering and how do you choose a placement which suits you?

Scottish Resources Conference

27/09/2017
28/09/2017

Event Description

Building a Circular Economy Together

The Scottish Resources Conference is a must-attend event for anyone wanting to take advantage of the opportunities of a more circular economy.

In its 16th year it’s Scotland's biggest and most important event for discussions and debates around the topics of circular economy, resource efficiency, sustainability, resource and waste management. Read more »

Resurgence Festival of Wellbeing

23/09/2017 10:00
23/09/2017 18:00
The day’s talk highlights include Satish Kumar’s elucidation of the interdependence of personal and planetary wellbeing.

Event Description

Calling for a shift in focus - from Economic Growth to Growth in Wellbeing

Britain’s flagship green magazine Resurgence (now called Resurgence & Ecologist) has announced the line-up for the fifth Festival of Wellbeing to be held at St James’s Church, Piccadilly, London on Saturday 23 September (10am-6pm).

The event will emphasise the need to shift society’s emphasis from economic growth to growth in wellbeing, as Satish Kumar, Editor Emeritus of Resurgence & Ecologist, explains: Read more »

Eat, Chat, Zero Waste, Repeat!

06/07/2017 18:00
06/07/2017 22:00

Event Description

Hosted by Unpackaged, Tiny Leaf & Zero Waste Life, this is the first in a series of regular Zero Waste Meet Ups.

Whether you are just beginning to think about how to go Zero Waste, or a seasoned professional, come along and meet other like-minded folk, swap ideas & tips and help define what future events could look like. Everyone is welcome – we’re a non-judgmental group of Londoners just looking to help each other to a brighter future.

Open to all, free entry, but please do RSVP via Facebook or Meetup so we can get an idea of numbers!

BusinessGreen Leaders Summit

09/11/2017

Event Description

This November is the BusinessGreen's 10th anniversary and to mark the occasion we will be hosting the inaugural BusinessGreen Leaders' Summit 2017.

Our inaugural one-day summit will bring together some of the world's top sustainable business thinkers to offer unique insights on how the green economy has evolved over the past decade and how it will continue to develop as it enters a new era of sustainable business transformation and navigates a period of historic technological and political disruption. Read more »

Harmony in Food & Farming

10/07/2017 10:00
11/07/2017 18:00

Event Description

A two-day conference, organised by the Sustainable Food Trust and hosted by Llandovery College, a participant in the Harmony pilot schools initiative. Read more »

Sustainable cities: Is there a future? Is it green?

22/06/2017 18:15
22/06/2017 20:00

Event Description

Sustainable cities: Is there are future? Is it green? will be the topic under the spotlight at CIRIA’s upcoming annual debate, which promises to build on the insights from last year, as well as explore the impact of the new urban agenda, adopted by world leaders last December. Read more »

The UN Oceans Conference

05/06/2017
09/06/2017

Event Description

Our oceans, our future: partnering for the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14 Read more »

Communicate 2017: Tools for Success

01/11/2017
02/11/2017

Event Description

Communicate is the UK's leading conference for environmental communicators, bringing together over 150 delegates each year to develop their skills, share best practice and debate the latest issues in engaging people with the natural world. Read more »

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