Your charity for Scotland’s environment

09.00
Registration, networking and exhibition
09.45
Conference welcome

Chris Wood-Gee SSN Steering Group Chair

Dr Lesley Sawers Conference Chair, Deputy Chair of SEPA and Equality and Human Rights Commissioner for Scotland

 

10.00
Keynotes

Chris Stark Director of Energy and Climate Change, The Scottish Government

Professor Jan Webb Professor of Sociology of Organisations, The University of Edinburgh

11.10
Refreshment break, networking and exhibition
11.40
Challenges of Initiating Transformational Change

Kathryn Dapré Head of Energy and Engineering, NHS National Services Scotland and SSN Steering Group Member

George Eckton Partnership Director, SEStran (South East of Scotland Transport Partnership) 

Dave Gorman Director of Social Responsibility and Sustainability, University of Edinburgh and SSN Steering Group Member

Chris Wood-Gee Team Leader Energy and Sustainability, Dumfries and Galloway Council and Chair of the SSN Steering Group

13.00
Lunch, networking and exhibition
14.15
Parallel Sessions (subject to change)

Parallel sessions

1. How can the public sector support Scotland’s Energy Efficiency Programme (SEEP)?

2. Re-thinking public bodies adaptation and sustainability duties using imagination and creativity

3. Switching on Scotland – challenges and opportunities of delivering the Electric Vehicles Programme

4. The Green Infrastructure Fund – developing strong projects to deliver multiple benefits

5. Chains and links to deliver sustainable supply

6. Aligning community and public sector action on climate change

 

 

15.30
Refreshment break, networking and exhibition
15.50
Paul Lawrence, Executive Director for Place, City of Edinburgh Council
16.20
Summing up and next steps
16.30
Networking reception until 17.30