London 2050: is a greener, zero-carbon city possible?

Thursday 22 February 2018

18:00-21:00

NLA, The Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London WC1E 7BT

Free - registration essential Go!

London Wall Place Partnership

The Mayor of London has set his ambitious to make the capital carbon neutral by 2050, with a commitment to extend London’s green cover to 50%. How can the built environment community respond to achieve these goals? What key challenges do we need to address first, and what solutions can we provide as an industry?

London is facing increasing environmental challenges, from pressure on resources and energy demands, to threats from climate change, to air pollution and loss of green spaces. In this evening of quick-fired presentations we will hear from leading industry experts about innovative ideas to achieve ambitious goals, supporting London in becoming a zero-carbon city while protecting and enhancing the health and wellbeing of Londoners.

 

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Shirley Rodrigues, Deputy Mayor for Environment and Energy
Julie Hirigoyen, CEO, UK Green Building Council & Commissioner, London Sustainable Development Commission
Clara Bagenal George, Environmental Design Engineer, ELEMENTA and Mayor's Design Advocate 
Marie-Louise Schembri, Head of Masterplan Energy and Environment Group, Associate Sustainability Consultant, Hilson Moran
Jane Wakiwaka, Sustainability Manager, The Crown Estate 
Ashley Bateson, Partner, Hoare Lea
Cllr Joe Goldberg, LB Haringey
Ben Smith, Director, Energy, Cities and Climate Change, Arup
Catherine Staniland, Director, New London Architecture (Chair)
 
Further speakers to be announced soon... 

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This event is free to attend but registration is essential - click here to book. 

If you would like to become a member, and would like to discuss membership options please contact Aurelia Amanitis

If you experience any issues whilst making a booking please contact Corinne Stone or call 020 7636 4044 

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