27
Jun

NS0617B - Challenges and Practicalities of Implementing the ISO 14001 Standard

Join the North Scotland Region to discuss the challenges and practicalities of implementing the new ISO 14001: 2015 standard.  What elements work well? And what are the biggest challenges? Join your interactive workshop to discuss and debate key aspects of the standard, giving you new insights into how to improve environmental performance. IEMA's Chief Policy Advisor, Martin Baxter, will introduce ISO 14001:2015, followed by an in-depth case study. Book your place now on the reformed North Scotland Regional Steering Group’s first event.

28
Jun

WEB0617 - Managing Trees on Construction Sites

Having trees on construction sites can present a number of problems. Join Sam Bower from Balfour Beatty and Amy Hammond from Lantern UK to explore the challenges trees on construction sites can pose. You'll also look at the opportunities and unique re-purposing prospects that could bring social, economic and environmental value to your development. Are you a developer, architect or landscape architect? Perhaps you work for a local authority and are interested in unlocking the value of trees identified for removal on development sites? If so, this webinar is ideal for you. 

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28
Jun

WA0617 - Future Generations: Sustainability Legislation in Wales

Join your Wales network to explore the Environment Act (Wales) 2016 and the Well-Being of Future Generations Act (Wales) 2015 to understand how they are being implemented, the impact on the public sector and the difference it will make to the private sector. If you work in Wales, are looking to gain CPD experience or upgrade your IEMA membership, this workshop is ideal for you.  Help us shape our thinking and gain an insight into legislative processes and the practicalities of their adoption by public bodies. Book your place now.

28
Jun

SE0617 - The Business Knowledge Network: Sustainability for Small Business, with the Sussex and Surrey Region

Join the Sussex and Surrey Region's first local event and learn how to develop a sustainability strategy to maximise your strengths, minimise waste and catalyse change. Sandra Norval, Managing Director of Catalicity, will explain how sustainability business models aren’t just for big businesses and help you embrace this opportunity to take you into fresh markets, develop products that are inherently sustainable and ensure that your entire organisation is developing to support your way forward. Click book now for more details.  

29
Jun

WEB0417 - Environmental Performance Assurance: Civils

Join the ninth in the series of Crossrail Learning Legacy webinars focused on the Environment Theme. This webinar will build on the series and present an overview of the approach taken by Crossrail to measuring the environmental performance of its tier 1 contractors during the civil construction phase of the project. It will cover how the process of Environmental Performance Assurance was developed and implemented, as well as exploring its use alongside other assurance mechanisms such as audits, site inspections and investigating environmental incidents. 

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4
Jul

NW0717 - Innovation and Contamination: Explore the Mersey Gateway Project

Join us in visiting one of the largest infrastructure schemes undertaken in the UK, and constructed in one of the nation’s most contaminated areas. To date, the Mersey Gateway Project has excavated and reused 1.5 million tonnes of material on site. This includes hazardous substances, such as hydrocarbons, arsenic and asbestos. If you’re interested in learning about this ambitious project’s approach to contaminated land and the innovative methods being used to treat and reuse material, this visit is ideal for you. Gain an insight into the unexpected, and sometimes unusual, contamination uncovered in the home of the UK's alkali and chemical industry. Book your place now.

6
Jul

SE0717 - South East Regional Social

The South East Region acts as a focal point on environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members in the South East. 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.  

7
Jul

WA0717 - Site Visit: Viridor Energy Recovery Facility

Join us in visiting The Cardiff Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) - the largest ERF in Wales, treating waste from a number of local authority and local business contracts. The facility handles 350,000 tonnes of non-recyclable waste per year and diverts at least 95% of South Wales’ residual waste away from landfill. It also generates 30MW of electricity for the national grid; enough to power 50,000 households. Join your IEMA Wales Network in visiting Cardiff ERF’s environmental education centre, where you'll enjoy a tour of the facility, learn more about the energy recover technology and discover its crucial contribution to the waste hierarchy. Book now for more details.

11
Jul

SE0717 - Sussex and Surrey Social

Meet and connect with sustainability practitioners in an informal setting, ideal for exchanging ideas and approaches to environmental issues. Come along to learn how businesses in Sussex and Surrey are embracing sustainability, and find out how their skills and training could benefit you and your business. Also joining you will be Principal People to offer advice for your career development and finessing your CV. Click 'book now' to secure your place.

12
Jul

WEB0617B - BS 8001: Expert Perspectives on Making the Circular Economy Practical for Organisations - A Joint IEMA, BSI and CIWM Webinar

The move to a circular economy is a significant opportunity for UK business. However, until now there has been a lack of guidance aimed at helping organisations like yours understand the practicalities of how to make your business processes more circular. The launch of the BS 8001 guide changes that. Join your upcoming webinar to find out how.

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12
Jul

MID0617 - Solar Power at Lyreco: Site Visit

Join Lyreco, the European leader in the distribution of office supplies and business solutions, to learn how the company is taking significant strides to achieve sustainability.  By setting challenging targets on waste recycling, carbon footprint reduction and increase sustainable products, it aims to accomplish its mid-term sustainability policy “Eco-Future” 2012-2017. An important element of this is the 14,000 solar panels recently installed on its National Distribution Centre roof; the fourth largest solar panel roof mounted in the UK. What challenges does a project of this scale face? Click ‘book now’ to secure your place.

13
Jul

WEB0717C - Major Accidents and Natural Disasters in EIA

With the new requirements now in force under the UK's 2017 EIA Regulations, developers must actively consider a development's vulnerability to major accidents and disasters, and how this could create the potential for significant environmental effects as a result. But what does this mean for you and for EIA practice? We're bringing together three case studies to give you a cross-section of approaches to major accidents and disasters in future UK assessments to ensure you take proportionate and proactive action. 

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13
Jul

SE0717 - IEMA Workshop - The Application of Life-Cycle Thinking in ISO 14001

The revised standard introduces a new embedded approach to considering a life-cycle perspective in environmental impacts. It also requires organisations to apply this perspective into the design and development processes for new products or services, as well as setting environmental requirements for procurement, and providing environmental information on forward-life-cycle stages. Join us to explore the challenges the new standard sets for practitioners like you. Lead by Dr Sophie Parsons, University of Bath and IEMA's Martin Baxter, this workshop is a great opportunity to explore the application of life-cycle thinking in you EMS. Click 'book now' for more information.

18
Jul

WEB0617 - Exploring Sustainability Risk and Due Diligence

Interested in the interaction between the law and sustainability?  In the second installment in this exclusive series, you'll explore what we mean by sustainability risk and due diligence. Your presenter Colleen Theron, director of CLT envirolaw, will explain exactly how you can address these issues. Make sure you and your company know where you should be focusing your attention.

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18
Jul

NW0717B - Launch Event: Delivering Proportionate EIA – A Strategy for Enhancing UK Practice

EIA is a well-respected assessment tool, but is it being undermined by an onerous approach? If its role in project design and decision-making is to further improve, it needs to evolve into a more modern and efficient process. Join us for the launch of IEMA’s route map to deliver this improvement through a more proportionate approach to EIA. The strategy that will be launched comes directly from ideas from a 2016 Proportionate EIA Summit, which brought together over 100 EIA stakeholders from across the nation. Come along to be the first to hear about the future direction of EIA in the UK. Find out more and book here.

20
Jul

WEB0717 - Webinar: Managing Construction Noise in an Urban Environment

Join the tenth in a series of Crossrail Learning Legacy webinars centred around the environment. In this webinar, you'll explore how Crossrail worked in close collaboration with contractors and suppliers to effectively improve noise management during the construction process. As one of the key challenges throughout the project, this webinar will detail the criteria used to measure performance and the resulting benefits. 

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20
Jul

WA0617 - Post-Brexit Policy: Core Principles for UK Environmental Policy After Brexit

Join us to explore the very latest developments on Brexit and the current consensus on what will happen to environmental policy after the UK leaves the EU. Learn more about Brexit's impact on environmental legislation and policy in the UK, and take your chance to help shape IEMA’s policy position at this crucial time. If you’re looking to influence the future of UK environmental policy, to progress your membership or boost your CPD, this workshop is ideal for you. Book now to secure your place. 

20
Jul

WA0717 - Wales Full member and CEnv Mentor Forum

Aiming to achieve Full and Chartered Environmentalist status in 2017? Perhaps you are already an MIEMA but you are hoping to add CEnv to your credentials. If any of this sounds like you, then you should book your place at our upcoming Full & CEnv Forum.

20
Jul

WA0717 - Wales Network Meeting and Social

The Wales Network acts as a focal point on Welsh environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members within Wales. This meeting and 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.

3
Aug

SE0817 - South East Regional Social

The South East Region acts as a focal point on environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members in the South East. 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.  

15
Aug

SE0817 - Sussex and Surrey Social

Meet and connect with sustainability practitioners in an informal setting, ideal for exchanging ideas and approaches to environmental issues. Come along to learn how businesses in Sussex and Surrey are embracing sustainability, and find out how their skills and training could benefit you and your business. Click 'book now' to secure your place.

17
Aug

WEB0717B - Modern Slavery and Environmental Law in Supply Chains

Join your final webinar focusing on how the law and sustainability interact on a fundamental level. In this webinar you'll consider core international developments in modern slavery and human rights, and explore examples of where companies have been held to account for human rights abuses and failing to uphold environmental legislation. Colleen Theron, director of CLT envirolaw, will help you to discover how you can address your supply chain concerns head-on. 

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7
Sep

SE0917 - South East Regional Social

The South East Region acts as a focal point on environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members in the South East. 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.  

20
Sep

WA0917 - Wales Full member and CEnv Mentor Forum

Aiming to achieve Full and Chartered Environmentalist status in 2017? Perhaps you are already an MIEMA but you are hoping to add CEnv to your credentials. If any of this sounds like you, then you should book your place at our upcoming Full & CEnv Forum.

20
Sep

WA0917B - Wales Network Meeting and Social

The Wales Network acts as a focal point on Welsh environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members within Wales. This meeting and 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. 

27-28
Sep

EXT0917 - Contamination Expo Series 2017

Join Europe’s largest event showcasing the latest innovations to further the protection of the environment and management of contaminated land, water, and air. Featuring over 150 innovative suppliers, interactive masterclasses and one-to-one advice from industry experts, you’ll enjoy unparalleled networking opportunities, and much more. Specialist areas are in place dedicated to hazardous materials, land remediation and spill response, as well as clean air technology, geotechnical solutions, nuclear decommissioning, and more. Book your free place - click to visit the Contamination Expo Series website now.

5
Oct

SE1017 - South East Regional Social

The South East Region acts as a focal point on environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members in the South East. 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. 

12
Oct

EXT1017 - The Big Green Event 2017

The Big Green Event 2017 will open its doors once more on the 12th October from 9.30am to 4.3pm at the Hilton Ageas Bowl, close to the vibrant city of Southampton. The Expo caters for organisations looking for efficiencies and cost-savings in energy, recycling, waste and general environmental management. Including more than 100 different exhibits, a one-day Conference featuring 'The Blueprint for a Better Business', free workshops and a keynote speaker platform with MC - as well as an electric vehicle arena. The Expo is free to attend and provides free and easily accessible parking for all attendees. 

2
Nov

SE1117 - South East Regional Social

The South East Region acts as a focal point on environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members in the South East. 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. 

15
Nov

EXT0517C - VIBES-Scottish Environment Business Awards (Supported by West Scotland Region)

Do you want to get national recognition of your business excellence? Apply to the VIBES – Scottish Environment Business Awards. There are 9 categories: Innovation, Management (250+ employees and <250 employees), Environmental Product or Service, Hydro Nation, Transport, Circular Economy, Green Teams, and Micro Business. The awards are free to enter and offers networking opportunities throughout the year including the high profile award ceremony, extensive PR, and a chance for winners to represent the UK at the European Business Awards for the Environment. Find out more, and get involved now.

15
Nov

WA1117 - Wales Full member and CEnv Mentor Forum

Aiming to achieve Full and Chartered Environmentalist status in 2017? Perhaps you are already an MIEMA but you are hoping to add CEnv to your credentials. If any of this sounds like you, then you should book your place at our upcoming Full & CEnv Forum.

15
Nov

WA1117B - Wales Network Meeting and Social

The Wales Network acts as a focal point on Welsh environmental policy, legislation and regulation, networking opportunities and professional development for members within Wales. This meeting and 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.