Britain’s green future: The business context

21 May 2019
Sustainability Keynote Theatre

"Time for ACTION: Environmental priorities for UK business and Government in 2019-2020" 

Lucy Siegle, Journalist & broadcaster 

"Sustainability leadership in action: Making your business future-ready" 

  • Embedding sustainability in your people, products and services 
  • The crucial role of the sustainability/CSR professional in tackling global megatrends 
  • Seizing the financial opportunities of green growth  

David Symons, UK director of sustainability, WSP  

"Climate action: The need for speed" 

  • The scale and pace of global megatrends 
  • Accelerating the renewables revolution 
  • Unlocking the power of partnerships 

Mike Peirce, Corporate partnerships director, The Climate Group


Panel discussion & audience Q&A: “Government, business and civil society: Bridging the environmental action gaps”

Speakers to be joined by: 
Julia Barrett
, Director of sustainability, Willmott Dixon

Belinda Gordon, Strategy director - Green Alliance
David Symons, UK Director of sustainability - WSP
Julia Barrett, Director of sustainability, Re-Thinking - Willmott Dixon
Mike Peirce - The Climate Group
Lucy Siegle, Journalist & broadcaster




Built Environment

Business Leadership