Eco-Innovation Bicester - 27th March 2012

27/03/2012 | EVENT

Location:

Eco-Innovation Bicester
27th March 2012
Bicester Innovation Centre
Bicester
Oxfordshire

Event Concept

This unique event has been designed as a creative mix of presentations, networking and collaborative working. Leading-edge thinkers and practitioners will present followed by a speed networking session that will directly connect participants. This will then be followed by a Pecha Kucha style series of 5 minute presentations on personal visions of eco-innovation. An OpenGreen workshop will be organised in the afternoon.  OpenGreen is an open innovation process aimed at identifying new income generating opportunities for more sustainable products, services and technologies.
 
Target Audiences
 
This FREE workshop is aimed at companies with less than 250 employees based in the South East of England that design, produce and/or market sustainable, low carbon, resource and water efficient technologies, products, services and new business models.
Benefits of Attending
  • Leading-edge experience and knowledge
  • Up-to-date information on new opportunities
  • Networking with other like-minded companies
  • Living lab for new ideas
Agenda
 
9:00        Registration
9:30        Introduction
             Martin Charter, Director, The Centre for Sustainable Design @ UCA
9:35        Eco-innovation: Trends and Issues
             Martin Charter, Director, The Centre for Sustainable Design @ UCA
10:00     Get REAL
            Gary Waterworth Owen, CEO, ResponseAbility Alliance
10:25     Low Carbon Market Opportunities
            Ben Jackson, Editor, Sustainable Building Matters and Editorial Director
            & Social Media Strategist, BBK Media Ltd
10:50     Eco-innovation and Buildings
            Tim Fenn, CEO, Green Factory Ltd
 
11:15     Speed Networking & Coffee/Tea
 
12:10     Eco-innovation Forum: Eleven Personal Views and Visions - Pecha Kucha Style
            Resilient Communities: Andrew Edwards, Director, Transition By DesignCEO, Energy Pet
            Print Re-think: Tracey Rawling Church, Director of Brand and Reputation, Kyocera
            Puffer Fish: Tim Sandford, Managing Director, The Work Clothing Group
            Bright Lights: Phil Shadbolt, Managing Director, The Zeta Group 
            Woodland Creation, Mark Lay, Director, OxTreeGen
            Carbon Footprinter: Paul McNeillis, Director, Best Foot Forward Ltd
            Eco-smart Buying: Chris Pomfret, Founder, Community Buying unLimited
            Energy Pet: Dr Matt Prescott,
 
13:15     Lunch
 
14:10     OpenGreen Innovation Process
             Buildings
             Mobility
             Food
             Retailing
             Lifestyle
17:00     Ten Lessons for Eco-Innovators & Concluding Remarks
            Martin Charter, Director, The Centre for Sustainable Design @ UCA
17:15     Concluding Remarks
            Martin Charter, Director, The Centre for Sustainable Design @ UCA
17:30     Networking
18:00     Close
 


Fees and Registration
There is no charge for this event. Please download the Registration Form
 
Map & Directions

Location:

Eco-Innovation Bicester
27th March 2012
Bicester Innovation Centre
Bicester
Oxfordshire

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