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WWT Sustainable Water Conference

The 7th annual WWT Sustainable Water Conference will assess how we can progress with the government 25 Year Environment Plan, where the industry is staking its claims and how to make 2019 a year of action for the environment.

Senior-level stakeholders will come together to debate the post-Brexit CAP, explore opportunities to deliver better local planning and reduce flooding, showcase sustainable water in action, and assess how to ensure that partnership working becomes business as usual.

Attend this CPD-certified conference to:

  • Hear how the water industry is responding to the government’s 25 Year Environment Plan
  • Find out how the post-Brexit CAP will affect agriculture in the UK
  • Learn how the sector is planning to eliminate plastic waste
  • Gain insight into how we can deliver better local planning to reduce flooding
  • Explore how the regulatory framework can be modernised to better suit future needs

Experts speakers at the 2018 event include:

  • Sarah Hendry, Director of water and floods, Defra 
  • Ed Mitchell, Director of environment and sustainability, Pennon Group
  • Pete Fox, Director of water, land & biodiversity, Environment Agency  
  • Diane Mitchell, Chief environment adviser, National Farmers’ Union 
  • Alex Plant, Director of regulation, Anglian Water
  • Hannah James, Lead advisor, sustainability, Yorkshire Water & Kelda Group
  • Yvette de Garis, Head of environmental regulation, Thames Water 
  • Susan Twining, Chief land use policy adviser, CLA
  • Hannah Freeman, Chair, Blueprint for Water  
  • James Peacock, Product manager, Wessex Water 
  • Petrina Rowcroft, Technical director, policy & appraisal, AECOM 
  • Matt Crossman, Head of water and flooding policy, National Infrastructure Commission

You can see the full agenda, download the brochure, view the complete list of speakers and register at: https://event.wwtonline.co.uk/sustainable/

15% DISCOUNT TO ATTEND: Institute of Water contacts are entitled to a 15% discount to attend this event. Register now at event.wwtonline.co.uk/sustainable and enter IOW15 into the promo code box.

For further details, please contact Carla Staden on (01342) 332016 or email carlastaden@fav-house.com

For exhibition and sponsorship opportunities please contact Reza Zaman on 01342 332044 or reza.zaman@fav-house.com

Event Details

Birmingham Conference & Events Centre


September 18th 2018

September 18th 2018

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