We are delighted to announce that amongst this year?s keynote speakers will be John Henry Looney who has over 30 years? experience in delivering environmental and sustainability projects and Stefano Pascucci Professor in Sustainability and Circular Economy ? University of Exeter Business School (UK).
John Henry Looney is originally from the US and moved to the UK in 1979 to achieve his PhD in Physiological, Community and Statistical Ecology on the Isle of Rhum, Scotland. He has taught at University, carried out UNECE funded air quality research at the Natural History Museum; worked for 22 years in consultancy, including power (M&E), civil, process and chemical; and environmental engineering and set up Sustainable Direction. His business helps companies to actively move in a sustainable direction.
Stefano Pascucci is an applied economist who developed an interest for sustainability connected to organisation theories, innovation management, and value chain analysis. His research focuses on agribusiness, sustainability and circular economy. He is particularly concerned about how to analyse the interplay between sustainability, collaborative (open) innovation and value chain configurations.
8.00 – Arrival and networking buffet Breakfast
8.45am - Welcome from Mel
8.50am – Keynote Speaker John Henry Looney – Sustainable Direction - Being sustainable, working out your long-term success strategies
9.10am – Christine Coonick - BRE National Solar Centre - Cornwall’s solar potential
9.25am – Vikki Chapman – Eden Project - Sustainability at the Eden Project
9.40am – Pat Smith – Bosinver and Final Straw
9.55am – Jenny Stuart – CEC - Building with Nature accreditation scheme for Green Infrastructure
10.05am - Tea and Coffee break
10.25am – Nigel Ponsford - South West Water Business
10.40am – Esther Kieboom
10.55am – Dr Tim Fox – University of Exeter - Sustainable locally, profitable globally
11.10am - Closing Keynote Stefano Pascucci - Transforming business models with Circular Economy: from disruption to co-creation
11.30am - Veryan Jones to mention CSA
11.40am – Closing from Mel Colton-Dyer
11.45am – Networking
12.30am – Event closes
So put the date in your diaries and we look forward to seeing you there for an enlightening event with a complimentary Breakfast.
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