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31st July 2014, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

WEB0714 Effective EIA - Influencing Renewable Energy Proposals

Developers increasingly recognise that an effective EIA process can save time and money by bringing critical information into the early stages of the siting, layout and design of a development. When environmental and community impacts are avoided a project can reduce objections and avoid the risk of delay from further information request.

This webinar will explore a number of case studies where EIAs positively influenced the design of proposed renewable energy projects with the aim of identifying the basis for their success.

1st August 2014, 9:30am to 12:30pm

SE0814-From Waste to Resources

This seminar will outline the key messages from IEMA's latest report - From Waste to Resources - and provide an opportunity to discuss sustainable resource management actions with its author - Josh Fothergill - and share experience with your peers.
The seminar will include case studies from members delivering the benefits of sustainable resource management in organisations, who will reflect on overcoming barriers and challenges to progress as well as explaining the opportunities of success.
The seminar will also outline the numerous tools and resources IEMA has developed for members, where to access them and how they can be used to advantage in your working life. This will include a demonstration of IEMA's RAMP tool, which allows you to rapidly review the maturity of your organisation's progress towards embedding sustainable resource management.

5th August 2014, 10:00am to 1:00pm

YH0814- ISO14001 Revision Workshop -SOLD OUT

<p>The revised edition of the international standard for environmental management systems &ndash; used by over 285,800 organisations worldwide &ndash; has just moved a step closer to completion, with publication of the Draft International Standard for consultation and ballot.</p>
<p>IEMA has worked with members throughout the revision process and this workshop series will give members the opportunity to review and provide feedback on the Draft International Standard and help shape IEMA&rsquo;s response.</p>
<p>The workshops will be led by Martin Baxter, IEMA&rsquo;s Executive Director &ndash; Policy and Engagement, and a member of the international working group that&rsquo;s revising the standard, providing participants with the opportunity to discuss the proposed changes and suggest improvements.</p>

6th August 2014, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

WEB0814A Sustainable Resource Management in Action - Case Studies from Practice

Find out how environment and sustainability professionals are making a difference to their organizations approach to resource use. IEMA's Sustainable Resource Management webinar series will provide a range of case studies, experience, innovation and advice to members over the coming months. To get a flavour of what's on the way IEMA is in discussions with speakers from a range of organisations including: Business - Ricoh, Rolls-Royce, Siemens, Kingfisher, Skanska, Willmott Dixon, Kepak, Wiles Greenworld Research - Sustainable Manufacturing (Cambridge University), Resource Efficient Business Models (WRAP & Aldersgate Group), Optimising Resource Recovery (University of Leeds) Major Sustainable Resource Topics - Resource Security (EEF), Circular Economy (Green Alliance) This webinar forms part of the launch of IEMA’s new report and member resource – From Waste to Resources: Implementing Sustainable Resource Management in Your Business (www.iema.net/rm).

6th August 2014, 2:00pm to 4:30pm

WA0814-From Waste to Resources

This seminar will outline the key messages from IEMA's latest report - From Waste to Resources - and provide an opportunity to discuss sustainable resource management actions with its author - Josh Fothergill - and share experience with your peers. The seminar will include case studies from members delivering the benefits of sustainable resource management in organisations, who will reflect on overcoming barriers and challenges to progress as well as explaining the opportunities of success. The seminar will also outline the numerous tools and resources IEMA has developed for members, where to access them and how they can be used to advantage in your working life. This will include a demonstration of IEMA's RAMP tool, which allows you to rapidly review the maturity of your organisation's progress towards embedding sustainable resource management.

The initial roll-out series will include events in: London, Cardiff and Birmingham, with further seminars in the north of England and Scotland planned for later in 2014.

The seminars also provide a great opportunity to engage with IEMA's latest member led group - the Resource Management Group. Find out more about IEMA's sustainable resource management initiative at www.iema.net/rm

Today's presenters are Willmott Dixon 2nd speaker TBC

7th August 2014, 6:30pm to 9:00pm

South East Social- London

Socials provide members with the opportunity to network with other environmental professionals and enjoy a relaxed evening in good company. These are casual informal gathering with no need to book a space. Members of the regional steering group are available to speak to regarding the regional activity and what you would like to see in the region in coming months. Please feel free to drop in for 10 minutes or longer if you wish.

8th August 2014, 9:30am to 12:00pm

MI0814-From Waste to Resources

This seminar will outline the key messages from IEMA's latest report - From Waste to Resources - and provide an opportunity to discuss sustainable resource management actions with its author - Josh Fothergill - and share experience with your peers.
The seminar will include case studies from members delivering the benefits of sustainable resource management in organisations, who will reflect on overcoming barriers and challenges to progress as well as explaining the opportunities of success.
The seminar will also outline the numerous tools and resources IEMA has developed for members, where to access them and how they can be used to advantage in your working life. This will include a demonstration of IEMA's RAMP tool, which allows you to rapidly review the maturity of your organisation's progress towards embedding sustainable resource management.

13th August 2014, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

WEB0814B Sustainable Resource Management in Action – Case Studies from Practice

Find out how environment and sustainability professionals are making a difference to their organizations approach to resource use. IEMA's Sustainable Resource Management webinar series will provide a range of case studies, experience, innovation and advice to members over the coming months. To get a flavour of what's on the way IEMA is in discussions with speakers from a range of organisations including: Business - Ricoh, Rolls-Royce, Siemens, Kingfisher, Skanska, Willmott Dixon, Kepak, Wiles Greenworld Research - Sustainable Manufacturing (Cambridge University), Resource Efficient Business Models (WRAP & Aldersgate Group), Optimising Resource Recovery (University of Leeds) Major Sustainable Resource Topics - Resource Security (EEF), Circular Economy (Green Alliance) This webinar forms part of the launch of IEMA’s new report and member resource – From Waste to Resources: Implementing Sustainable Resource Management in Your Business (www.iema.net/rm).

20th August 2014, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

WEB0814C Sustainable Resource Management in Action – Case Studies from Practice

Find out how environment and sustainability professionals are making a difference to their organizations approach to resource use. This webinar will provide participants with case studies and real world advice from two presenters on how they have helped drive their organization’s approach to sustainable resource management. This webinar forms part of the launch of IEMA’s new report and member resource – From Waste to Resources: Implementing Sustainable Resource Management in Your Business (www.iema.net/rm).

This webinar will be presented by: Daan Elfers - Founder & CEO at EMG-CSR - will discuss leading business support tools to drive sustainable resource management that delivers resource effectiveness and environmental enhancement. Including discussion of Cradle-to-Cradle tools to demonstrate sustainable resource credentials on economic, social and environmental grounds.

Andrew Fletcher - Environmental System Architect Director at ESP - will provide a range of case studies demonstrating what can be achieved through sustainable resource management initiatives by organisations, using consultancy assistance. Case studies will include quantified evidence of improved financial and environmental performance and demonstrate that substantive improvement often has strong elements of cultural change across staff responsible for delivery.

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