SDRN Events

Find details about upcoming and past events relevant to sustainability research and policy here. Use the left sidebar to explore events by theme.
Date and Time: 
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

LowCVP’s 2018 "Moving North" Conference is held in association with the Mayor of Greater Manchester, the Northern Automotive Alliance and Transport for Greater Manchester. It is supported by Manchester Metropolitan University.

The event, opening with a keynote address by the Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, will focus on the challenge of cutting carbon emissions and air pollution and seizing the business opportunities for automotive and fuel supply companies in the Northern Powerhouse that are being stimulated by the low carbon shift.

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Friday, March 23, 2018 - 09:00 to 17:00

A solution-oriented day exploring how to achieve a carbon-free Scotland. Speakers include leading figures from the transport and energy sectors like Paul Jordan (Energy Systems Catapult), Gavin Templeton (Green Investment Bank), Jeremy Oppenheim (SystemIQ) and Claire Mack (Scottish Renewables). 

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Sustainable Scotland Network annual conference

By Robert Lyons on 30th August 2017
Date and Time: 
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 09:00 to 17:00

Edinburgh

The conference is an opportunity to discuss with network members, peers, partners and the Scottish Government where public sector action can enable broader and deeper impacts in line with national ambitions, how to initiate and align collaborative action with partners and key stakeholders, what is needed to mobilise strong public sector leadership that delivers action on climate change and sustainability and stimulates purposeful engagement on this pressing agenda across Scotland.

Scottish Shared Transport Conference

By Robert Lyons on 15th August 2017
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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 09:30 to 15:30

In partnership with the Royal Town Planning Institute, the Carplus Bikeplus Scottish Shared Transport Conference will bring together expert speakers to explore Scotland's shared transport landscape, and discuss the innovative approaches being considered to encourage a future with improved shared mobility at its core.

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Date and Time: 
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 08:30 to 13:00

Edinburgh

Priorities for developing energy efficiency in Scotland

By Robert Lyons on 6th December 2016
Date and Time: 
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 08:30 to 13:00

Central Edinburgh

This seminar discusses next steps for improving energy efficiency in Scotland.

The agenda includes a keynote contribution from Paul Wheelhouse MSP, Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy, The Scottish Government. 

Date and Time: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 09:00 to 13:00

Belfast 

Date and Time: 
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 08:30 to 13:00

Guest of Honour: Chris Stark, Director of Energy and Climate Change, Scottish Government

Date and Time: 
Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 09:00 to 13:00

Cardiff

Charles Hargreaves, associate director, Renewable Energy, Ofgem, will give the keynote address at this seminar, organised by Policy Forum for Wales.

SDRN Annual Conference

By Bridget Elliott on 31st January 2014
Date and Time: 
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 09:15 to 17:30
Presentations from the SDRN Annual Conference held 28th January 2014 now available.

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