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ESS 2050 | Green Skills Webinar

Date: Friday 26th April

Time: 12:00 - 14:00

Where: Online

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Join us on Friday 26th April, 12:00 to 14:00 for an insightful webinar addressing critical skills shortages in the environmental sector.

This event will feature presentations and discussions on government initiatives, apprenticeship schemes, regional differences, and collaborations between universities and industry.

Discover practical steps for businesses to train the next generation, strategies to make the sector attractive to youth, and collaborative solutions to address potential green skills shortages. This webinar is a unique opportunity for operators, local authorities, agriculture, energy, manufacturing, and stakeholders from education and development to engage in a conversation crucial for shaping the future of the environmental workforce.

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AGENDA

Chair: Adam Read, SUEZ, & Member of Green Jobs Delivery Group

  • Green Jobs Delivery Group Update
    • Ben Leich, Head of Strategic Delivery, BEIS Grants and Investments, Department for Energy Security & Net Zero
    • Ash Zina, Head of Sector Skills, Department for Education
  • Addressing Barriers to Nature-Based Green Jobs
    • Sally Hayns, CEO, CIEEM
  • Case Study: Future Talent to Deliver GreenUp
    • Beth Whittaker, Chief Human Resources Officer, Veolia Northern Europe Zone
  • Increasing the Attractiveness of Sector to young people
    • Venetia Knight, Head of Employment and Enterprise, Groundwork
  • Connected Curriculum: How Academia and Industry can Collaborate on Education
    • Dr Aris Alexoulis, Senior Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University
    • Dr Steve Jones, Connected Curriculum Lead, Siemens
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Upcoming Webinars

ESS 2050 | Green Skills: Addressing Critical Skills Shortages in the Environment Sector

ESS 2050 | Green Skills: Addressing Critical Skills Shortages in the Environment Sector

Date: Friday 26th April

Time: 12:00 - 14:00

Where: Online

Join us on Friday 26th April, from 12:00 to 14:00 for an insightful webinar addressing critical skills shortages in the environmental sector.

This event will feature presentations and discussions on government initiatives, apprenticeship schemes, regional differences, and collaborations between universities and industry.

Discover practical steps for businesses to train the next generation, strategies to make the sector attractive to youth, and collaborative solutions to address potential green skills shortages.

This webinar is a unique opportunity for operators, local authorities, agriculture, energy, manufacturing, and stakeholders from education and development to engage in a conversation crucial for shaping the future of the environmental workforce.

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ESS 2050 | Sustainable Water Management: Innovative Stormwater Overflow and Water Quality Projects

ESS 2050 | Sustainable Water Management: Innovative Stormwater Overflow and Water Quality Projects

Date: Wednesday 29th May

Time: 11:00 - 12:30

Where: Online

This session addresses the pressing challenges of stormwater overflows and river pollution by showcasing innovative solutions.

Hear from industry leaders like Peter Holt from Arup, Nicole McNab from Southern Water, and Matt Wheeldon from Wessex Water, as they present sustainable water management strategies and the latest in water quality monitoring technology.

Aimed at professionals across the water sector, this webinar is essential for those dedicated to advancing water sustainability and improving quality across the ecosystem.

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