13
Dec

WS1216 - Transition to ISO 14001:2015

The new ISO 14001:2015 raises a number of implementation challenges. From life-cycle perspective, getting leaders truly engaged, assessing opportunities as well as risks, and understanding how the external environment can impact on the organisation – there are new expectations on those responsible for their EMS and driving improving.

This workshop is your opportunity to share your experiences of getting to grips with the new requirements.

13
Dec

WS1216B - West Scotland Meeting and Social

The West Scotland Network acts as a focal point on environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members within West Scotland. This social is a regular fixture in the calendar, providing an opportunity for members from within and outside the network to meet and catch-up with each other.  

21
Dec

WEB1216B - Valuing Natural Capital: Seeing the Wood from the Trees

Attend this webinar and you’ll get to take a look at how the Land Trust – and organisation who make sure that open spaces can be used by the local community - have used natural capital valuation to highlight the wider environmental and knock-on social value of one of their sites. 

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18
Jan

NI0117 - Northern Ireland Social

The Northern Ireland Network acts as a focal point on environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members within Northern Ireland. This social is a regular fixture in the calendar, providing an opportunity for members from within and outside the network to meet and catch-up with each other.  

27
Jan

EXT0117 - BESS Science into Practice

BESS is a 6-year, £15M research programme (2012-2017) comprising >150 researchers across the UK working on the linkages between biodiversity and ecosystem services, and how these linkages might change under uncertain futures.

This meeting at the Royal Society is an opportunity for stakeholders and practitioners to:

  • hear the latest evidence and progress on tool development
  • give feedback and suggestions on how to take our findings forward for practical application

There is no registration fee for the meeting (it’s free!), but you will need to book as places are limited and it will be first-come, first-served. Please notify toshiko.smith@york.ac.uk by end-December 2016. A full programme will be available nearer the time.

1
Feb

MI0217 - Tour of Drax Power Plant

Drax generates approximately 7-8% of the UK’s electricity. On this tour of the power plant, you will be able to see every part of how electricity generation is done and find out how they are upgrading to the latest biomass technology.

2
Mar

WEB0317A - The Green Line Environmental Behaviour Initiatives

This webinar, the fifth in the Crossrail Learning Legacy webinars series, will provide an overview of Crossrail’s Green Line environmental award scheme. This session will set out the approach taken and the lessons learned from the promotion of positive environmental behaviour in the supply chain.

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15
Mar

NI0317 - Northern Ireland Social

The Northern Ireland Network acts as a focal point on environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members within Northern Ireland. This social is a regular fixture in the calendar, providing an opportunity for members from within and outside the network to meet and catch-up with each other.  

5
Apr

MI0417 - Chatsworth House Visit

This site visit to the lavish Chatsworth House will look at how the estate manages long-term thinking, from the conservation of buildings to the surrounding landscape. The visit includes full presentation on the history of Chatsworth, Sustainable Communities and more. 

17
May

NI0517 - Northern Ireland Social

The Northern Ireland Network acts as a focal point on environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members within Northern Ireland. This social is a regular fixture in the calendar, providing an opportunity for members from within and outside the network to meet and catch-up with each other.