Earth Day Conference 2024: What on Earth?

22 April 2024
22 April 2024
9.00 AM2.00 PM

The Atrium Building, Ipswich, IP4 1LQ
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In a world where the need for environmental focus is becoming increasingly more paramount, our symposium offers a unique opportunity to learn about the impactful initiatives being undertaken by businesses and community groups in Suffolk.

Under the theme "What on Earth," this event promises to be a collaborative experience, facilitating discussions on sustainable practices and innovative solutions. Whether you're a business, or public sector specialist - an environmental enthusiast, or a community leader - a student or an academic researcher this symposium is your chance to be part of a conversation driving positive change.

The Sustainability Team look forward to welcoming you to connect, learn, and contribute to a cleaner, more sustainable future. Reserve your spot today!


9am-9.30am - Arrival and Refreshments

9.30am-10am Welcome and Keynote Speakers - Justine Oakes from the University of Suffolk and John Taylor from NetZero Hub

10am-10.45am Speakers 1-3: Nigel Fright from Carbon Numbers, Eamonn O'Nolan from Climate Deben and Faye Harburt from Greener Ipswich

10.45am-11am Q&A with Nigel Fright, Eamonn O'Nolan and Faye Harburt

11am-11.15am - Break

11.15am-12pm Speakers 4-6: Jason Alexander from Rubbish Walks, Neil Firth from Churchills, Elaine Coltham from Fairtrade

12pm-12.30pm Q&A with Jason Alexander, Neil Firth and Elaine Coltham

12.30pm-1.30pm Networking

Event speakers

Keynote Speaker: John Taylor – NetZero Hub

Neil Fright – Carbon Numbers

Eamonn O’Nolan – Climate Deben

Faye Harbart – Greener Ipswich

Jason Alexander – Rubbish Walks

Neil Firth – Churchill Group

Elaine Coltham – Fairtrade Ipswich