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Come together, share learning and hear best practice in our year-round programme of online webinars and panel discussions. Hear from industry experts and get advice on current issues affecting the brownfield remediation and development sector.

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​Unlocking Barriers to Deliver Sustainable Brownfield Regeneration  

10:00 BST on 10 June, Online Panel Discussion

 

Our next Brownfield & Regeneration Network panel discussion will explore 'Unlocking Barriers to Deliver Sustainable Brownfield Regeneration' and will specifically look into:

  • The importance of early engagement and collaboration: involving all parties from the outset and utilising resources available to de-risk sites and minimise potential delays and unexpected costs    
  • Managing the impacts of rising material costs and the sector skills shortage.  
    • Understanding the costs and risks of perceived lower-cost options.
  • Effectively incorporating Climate Change & Sustainability goals into design and construction

Chair:

  • Peter Witherington, Deputy Chairman, RSK Group

Panellists:

  • Karen Thornton, Land Quality Endorsement Manager, NHBC
  • Richard Hepworth, Group Director of Project Management, Urban & Civic

More panellists will be confirmed shortly.

This event is for Brownfield & Regeneration Network members only, who can register for free using the button below. 

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Planned Brownfield & Regeneration Network event topics include:

  • Innovative Funding Solutions to Facilitate Brownfield Site Development 
  • Delivering Sustainability Goals on Small Sites
  • Practicalities of Landfill Development
  • Update on C4SLs Phase 2 
  • Making Brownfield Sites More Attractive for Investment
  • Improving Community & Stakeholder Communication & Engagement
  • Optimising the Use of Data to Better Understand Brownfield Sites

If you are interested in getting involved in one of these events, or have a topic you would like to suggest for a future event, please get in touch with amanda@environment-analyst.com.

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