|Date & Time:||February 9, 2022 8:30 am||Add to Calendar (.ics)|
Will the discussions at COP26 result in sufficient levels of action? Our expert panellists provide a temperature check on the UK’s readiness for delivery of Net Zero at scale before 2050.
Dan Jestico – Sustainable Design Director @ Savills
Dan is a Sustainable Design Director at Savills, with a wealth of experience in delivering net-zero carbon buildings and masterplans. He is a chartered engineer with over seventeen years’ experience in low carbon, sustainable design, climate science and related national and local environmental policy. His approach to design encompasses not only environmental sustainability, but also social and economic elements, reflecting the need to engage communities and businesses in truly effective sustainable design.
Karen Ellis – Director of Sustainable Economy @ WWF-UK
Jonathan Holyoak – Policy & Net Zero Programme Director @ Atkins
Jonathan is the Policy and Net Zero Programme Director at Atkins, the global engineering consultancy. He leads the development of Atkins’ global services to reduce carbon and support clients on their paths towards net zero emissions. He is also responsible for Atkins’ government relations, including as a strategic supplier to the UK Government. Atkins works across all aspects of the built environment, transport, energy and defence sectors. A particular priority is the work the company is doing to help tackle the affordable housing crisis through its wholly-owned subsidiary EDAROTH.
Prior to Atkins Jonathan worked for 17 years as a UK civil servant holding a range of policy roles with a strong specialism in energy and climate policy. His last role in the civil service was as the Director responsible for EU Exit negotiations on energy and climate policy. Before that he held a range of roles leading significant aspects of the UK Government low carbon policy development and major programme delivery. He has also led the UK trade policy team in the UK Representation to the EU.
Helen Newman – Head of Sustainability – Senior Director – Advisory @ CBRE UK
Phoebe Lewis – Senior Sustainability Consultant @ JLL
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