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Book Now For £229* - Save £170! The Race To Zero Is On... Take Action Now & Benchmark Your Plans Against 24 Brands To Drive Forward Your Net-Zero Carbon & Sustainability Strategies!

Business-Critical, Practical & Actionable Insights & Initiatives Which Increase Efficiencies & Engagement & Deliver Meaningful Impact: Accelerate Practical Action & Drive Forward Your Organisation’s Net-Zero Carbon & Sustainability Strategies. Carbon Reduction – Tech & Innovations • Biodiversity • Engaging Leaders & Stakeholders • Packaging & Plastics • Circular Economy • Water Reduction • Renewable Tech • Carbon Reduction - Offsetting • Nature-Led & Regenagri • COP26 Actions • Real-World Lessons Learned

A Virtual, One-Day, Industry-Led Conference & Networking Event, 30th November 2021, Online. Group Discounts Available! Book 4 For 3.

Take Action! 24 Industry Leaders Discuss The Latest Challenges & Opportunities Surrounding Net Zero, Carbon, Climate, Circular Economy & Water & Share Business-Critical Insights, Strategies & Initiatives To Drive Forward The Net-Zero Agenda


  1. Forward-Thinking Carbon Reduction Strategies: Maximise tech innovations, establish high- impact offsetting projects and mitigate greenwashing critique
  2. High-Impact, Industry-Leading Biodiversity: Develop and refine a corporate biodiversity strategy which delivers meaningful and effective impact
  3. Engage Leaders & Stakeholders, Secure Buy-In & Investment: Engage leadership for continued investment to fully embed net zero into your organisation throughout
  4. Pioneering Packaging & Plastic Commitments! Tackle growing waste issues globally without compromising on design, quality and safety
  5. Practical, Actionable Circular Economy & Collaboration Strategies: Look beyond short-term goals to drive long-term efficiencies
  6. Tactical & Proactive Water Reduction Strategies: Combat the water crises by executing a comprehensive, practical water management plan to deliver water reduction success
  7. Capitalise On Cutting-Edge Renewable Tech to enhance your renewable strategies and accelerate action
  8. Inspiring, Nature-Led & Regenagri: How can nature be used to deliver more sustainable outcomes?
  9. Business-Critical Insights From COP26! Be the first to hear the key takeaways from COP26, and how you can feed them into your action plans moving forward
  10. Triumphs, Set-Backs & Real-World Lessons Learned: Discover critical insights and inspiration which will outline the roadmap to success

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The Net Zero Carbon Conference At A Glance

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Compact Day

PLUS! What's New At The Net Zero Carbon Conference - Taking Action

    • We've Gone Virtual With Tailored Case Studies! Join us live from the comfort of your own home or office!
    • Capture The Momentum Of 2021! Learn and inspire
    • Dedicated Virtual Networking Lounges
    • Get Inspired & Take Action Today With Critical Insights From Industry Leaders! Hot Topic Case Studies!
    • COP26 Actions - Hot Off The Press
    • 24 Industry Leaders Take To The Stage
    • 3 Interactive Panels: 1) Engaging Leaders & Stakeholders 2) Renewable Tech 3) Real-World Lessons Learned
    • 3 Informal Peer To Peer Breakout Discussions: A) Contracting For Net Zero B) Supply Chain C) Climate

How Does The Net Zero Carbon Conference - Taking Action Work?

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Inspiring Speakers - Listen to market-leading, brand-side speakers as they share their hard-won insights and experiences with hot topic presentations and panels

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Connect & Network - Networking is easy with the use of our discussion board, direct messaging facility, meeting request buttons, live polling and social media feed. Have your say and meet the other attendees

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Live Chat - Pose your own questions and comment via the live chat function and interact with other delegates and speakers in real time

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Virtual Roundtables & Peer Discussions - There will be breakout discussions during the day to discuss specific areas of interest with like-minded attendees to tailor your experience

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Virtual Exhibition - Explore the 'virtual exhibition stands' and speak directly to our carefully-chosen exhibitors to help you tackle your business challenges directly

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Virtual Face-To-Face Meetings - Start a conversation with fellow delegates or exhibitors and discuss your individual needs and challenges one-to-one

It’s Easy! All you need is good internet access and a password which we will provide. Presentations and panels are live, and you can type in questions, take part in live polling and also comment on the social feed. For any breakout discussions, it’s just a normal zoom call. You can also direct message or request a meeting with attendees. Sessions will be recorded and will be available as on-demand content after the event.

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  • Speaking & Thought Leadership Opportunities
  • Pre-Conference Marketing & Brand Exposure
  • Virtual One-To-One Meetings
  • Interactive Networking, Direct Messaging, Meetings, Live Discussion
  • On The Day Customisable Branding On The Dedicated Virtual Platform
  • Virtual Exhibition Stand
  • Competitions & Electronic Giveaways
  • Virtual Roundtables Video Advertisement
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Business-Critical, Practical & Actionable Insights & Initiatives Which Increase Efficiencies & Engagement & Deliver Meaningful Impact: Accelerate Practical Action & Drive Forward Your Organisation’s Net-Zero Carbon & Sustainability Strategies
Carbon Reduction – Tech & Innovations • Biodiversity • Engaging Leaders & Stakeholders • Packaging & Plastics • Circular Economy • Water Reduction • Renewable Tech • Carbon Reduction - Offsetting • Nature-Led & Regenagri • COP26 Actions • Real-World Lessons Learned

A Virtual, One-Day, Industry-Led Conference & Networking Event, 30th November 2021, Online. Group Discounts Available!

08.30 Registration, Informal Networking & GIC Welcome

09.00 Morning Chair’s Opening Remarks
Azin Kafai, Head of Social Impact & Sustainability, The Inkey List

CARBON REDUCTION - TECH & INNOVATIONS

09.10 How Does Technology & Engineering Innovation Support A Retailer’s Commitment To Net Zero?

  • Why innovation is important, and how can innovation support capital programmes?
  • Deep dive into using lifecycle analysis to support long-term investment
  • Boost innovation and energy efficiencies by maximising technology to drive forward projects and achieve science-based emissions targets

David Merefield, Carbon, Utilities & Engineering Manager, Sainsbury’s

BIODIVERSITY

09.30 Develop & Refine A Corporate Biodiversity Strategy Which Delivers Meaningful Impact, Hits Your Goals & Drives Forward Net-Zero Action Today

  • Understand the mechanisms and develop realistic solutions: what is the real value behind it and ultimately, what do you want to achieve?
  • From ambition to action: identify your long-term goals in order to determine the biodiversity pathway which best suits your organisation
  • Reporting progress and measuring success: track impact and prove effectiveness with the right metrics and measurement tools

Rich Eadie, Head of Strategy, Sustainability & Group Transformation, Severn Trent

ENGAGING LEADERS & STAKEHOLDERS - Q&A PANEL

09.50 Deliver Best-In-Class Comms & Pitches Which Engage Leaders & Stakeholders To Secure Buy-In, Investment & Long-Term Support For Your Net-Zero Agenda

  • How can you drive sustainability from the CEOs office to the general workspace?
  • From the top down, or from the bottom up…  ensure you are effectively communicating to all parties in the right manner in order to win that all-important employee buy-in
  • Perfect your pitch! Engage leadership for continued investment to fully embed net zero into your business planning and strategies today
  • Successfully align your net zero agenda with the wider company culture to truly engage colleagues at all levels

Dr Philip Tamuno, Head of Sustainability, Queen Mary University of London

 

Matt Bullivant, Head Of Sustainability, Close Brothers

 

10.20 Morning Refreshment Break With Informal Networking

10.50 Bonus Session; Reserved For Exclusive Conference Partner

PACKAGING & PLASTICS

11.20 Pioneering Packaging & Plastics Commitments Which Minimise Waste Without Compromising On Design, Quality & Safety

  • Reduce, recycle, recover: mitigate the risk of your packaging ending up in landfill or as litter with robust and forward-thinking packaging strategies
  • Accelerate the use of recycled packaging and overall plastic reduction by rethinking and restrategising with innovative and inspirational innovations
  • Commit and collaborate: tackle growing waste issues globally with corporate involvement in refill and recycling schemes

Will Ennett, Head of Sustainability, TalkTalk

11.40 How to be prepared for forthcoming policy developments in packaging and plastics

  • Know the policy drivers – what is coming, and when
  • How much plastic? recyclable or recycled? – how well do you know your product portfolio?
  • Solutions to support your strategy

John Redmayne, Managing Director, ERP UK

CIRCULAR ECONOMY & COLLABORATION - DOUBLE PERSPECTIVE

11.55 Practical & Actionable Circular Economy & Collaboration Strategies Which Look Beyond Short-Term Goals To Drive Long-Term Efficiencies

  • Discover how organisations are making circular economy models work for them with technology developments which enable businesses to deliver practical CE outcomes
  • Reusing and remaking! How can you design a product to actually use waste, and how can you find somewhere for your waste materials to go?
  • Top tips and tricks to engage decision makers and mitigate the kickback to get people on board with your collaboration initiatives

11.55 Pedro Ruiz, Environmental Sustainability Engineer, Nestlé España, SA

12.15 George Barrett, Circular Economy Manager, John Lewis Partnership

RENEWABLE TECH - Q&A PANEL

12.20 Discover Cutting-Edge, New-To-Market Technologies Which Will Enhance Your Renewable Strategies & Accelerate Net-Zero Action

  • Review and examine the vital role technology plays in delivering support for your organisation’s net-zero agenda
  • Industry benchmarking: what systems can support you with your journey, and what are the best software systems and tech out there to drive forward your journey of decarbonisation and energy efficiency?

Panellists To Be Confirmed

12.50 Lunch & Informal Networking For Speakers, Delegates & Partners

12.55 Informal Peer To Peer Breakout Discussions

A) Contracting For Net Zero
Alexander Herridge, Alliance Carbon Manager, Dwr Cymru Welsh Water

 

 

B) Supply Chain

C) Climate

13.50 Afternoon Chair’s Opening Remarks
Gill Higgins, Head of Sustainability, Dawn Meats Group

WATER REDUCTION

14.00 Combat The Water Crisis & Lower Your Organisation’s Water Footprint With Strategic & Proactive Conservation Strategies

  • Create a practical water management plan which works for you by pinpointing your water issues and mapping out your goals
  • From quick wins to long-term, comprehensive water saving measures... discover how you can reduce water demand and waste in your organisation today
  • As companies are challenged to execute better water management practices, what is the key to water reduction success?
  • Ensure employees are invested in your reduction strategies to positively impact the environment, and the workplace

Achim Drewes, Sustainability & Stakeholder Relations, Nestlé Waters EMENA

OFFSETTING

14.20 Establish Responsible, Authentic & Quality Carbon Offsetting Projects Which Deliver Real Value, Wider Business Benefits & Mitigate Greenwashing Claims

  • What new methodologies are emerging to transform business change and drive future profitability?
  • Agile is the methodology of the moment, but where are waterfall techniques more appropriate to ensure project success?
  • Mitigate resistance, risk and long-term uncertainty by determining the right framework and operating models for you

Pete Stevens, Manager of Carbon Neutrality, Yorkshire Water

NATURE-LED & REGENAGRI

14.40 Inspire & Empower The Transition Towards A More Sustainable Future By Developing Forward-Thinking, Holistic Regenagri Strategies & Initiatives

  • How can nature be used to deliver more sustainable outcomes?
  • From theory to practical action! Draw up and drive forward advances in your regenagri strategies with actionable insights

Annelie Selander, Group Sustainability Director, Nomad Foods

15.00 Bonus Session; Reserved For Exclusive Conference Partner

15.30 Afternoon Refreshment Break With Informal Networking

COP26 ACTIONS! FRESH INSIGHTS

16.00 Business-Critical Insights From COP26 That You Need To Hear Today In Order To Accelerate Action & Drive Forward Your Net-Zero Agenda

  • What have been the key takeaways from COP26, and how can you feed these into your action plans moving forward?
  • From challenges to opportunities: was there anything unexpected that came from the conference that you should be looking to (re)focus on?
  • Beyond policy... what were the real moments of inspiration from the event that have rekindled your fire?

James Close, Head of Climate Change, NatWest Group

CARBON REDUCTION - OFFSETTING

16.20 Adopt Carbon Offsetting Projects That Make A Tangible Impact On The Environment

  • Balancing the scales: uncover innovative, inspirational and forward-thinking offsetting strategies to reduce your organisation’s environmental footprint
  • Compensate, collaborate, mitigate! Measure and calculate your organisation’s carbon footprint in order to counter this effectively and deliver energy-efficient projects
  • Deep dive into strategies to sequester CO2 from the atmosphere to reach the Paris Agreement

Baishakhi Sengupta, Environmental Sustainability & Governance Strategic Consultant, Avara Foods

AGRICULTURE'S IMPACT - CASE STUDY

16.40 How Do You Make Net-Zero Milk?

  • Deep dive into the impact of agriculture on climate change and how that looks globally
  • Emissions evaluation: where are the emissions in agricultural protein products, and what is the industry doing to tackle emissions?
  • What are the challenges we still need to solve, and what are we doing about those challenges?

Jen Butcher, Head of Responsibility Engagement, AB Agri

REAL-WORLD LESSONS LEARNED - Q&A PANEL

17.00 From Set-Backs To Successes! Build & Develop Robust, Future-Ready Strategies Which Drive Forward Progress & Define Your Net Zero Journey

  • Review and assess the impacts of the pandemic on net-zero progress
  • Break down the buzzwords and examine best-in- class advice on how to set goals and targets to truly embed net zero into your business planning

Alexander Herridge, Alliance Carbon Manager, Dwr Cymru Welsh Water

 

Alex Pitman, Energy & Carbon Performance Manager, Co-operative Group

Julie Owst, Head of Sustainability & Change, Bidfood

Emma Detain, Sustainability Manager, Mindful Chef

Baishakhi Sengupta, Environmental Sustainability & Governance Strategic Consultant, Avara Foods

17.30 Afternoon Chair’s Closing Remarks & Official Close Of Conference