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.

Smart Sustainable Cities 2017 – Viable Solutions

By Robert Lyons on 14th March 2017
Date and Time: 
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 09:00 to 18:30


Date and Time: 
Friday, November 11, 2016 - 09:30 to 18:00

11 November 2016, 09.30 - 18.00, Barking, London

Barking Riverside is one of the most ambitious and important new developments in the UK and an NHS England designated Healthy New Towns demonstrator site. We aim to design and deliver interventions which increase healthy life expectancy, reduce health inequalities, and support inclusion and healthy ageing for all those living and working in the locality.

Date and Time: 
Friday, July 1, 2016 - 09:30 to 16:00


This seminar will examine the role of outdoor environments in supporting physical activity and associated health and wellbeing amongst older people. Outdoor environments have significant potential to promote, support and motivate physical activity, whether recreational or functional. 

The seminar will include sessions on:

Health Impact Assessment training course

By Editor on 6th April 2016
Date and Time: 
Monday, June 13, 2016 - 09:00 to Friday, June 17, 2016 - 17:00

University of Liverpool

The University of Liverpool is offering a Health Impact Assessment (HIA) course on the potential impacts on population health and wellbeing of policies, plans (local, neighbourhood, master, regeneration, air quality, transport, etc), programmes, projects (including development proposals with 2017 in mind for Europe), both now and into the future.

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Date and Time: 
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 09:30 to 16:00


The Outdoor Recreation Network’s research seminar, organised in conjunction with the Canal & River Trust and Sheffield Hallam University, will be focusing on the massive growth in digital data and new technologies, which are opening up new and exciting opportunities to research and understand the outdoor recreation market.

IMPACT Courses on Health Impact Assessment

By Bridget Elliott on 7th October 2015
Date and Time: 
Monday, November 9, 2015 - 09:00 to Friday, November 13, 2015 - 17:00

University of Liverpool, UK

Date and Time: 
Monday, September 28, 2015 - 09:00 to Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 17:00

Cambridge, UK

IMPACT Courses on Health Impact Assessment (HIA)

By Bridget Elliott on 24th February 2015
Date and Time: 
Monday, June 8, 2015 - 09:30 to 17:30

University of Liverpool, UK

Date and Time: 
Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 12:00 to Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 12:30

Birmingham, UK

Date and Time: 
Friday, May 15, 2015 - 12:30 to 14:15

University of Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, UK