Oxfordshire Greentech Official Launch

6th February 2019 | 8 am-10.30 am
Saïd Business School, Park End Street, Oxford, United Kingdom OX1 1HP

Join us for the official launch of the Oxfordshire Greentech network, bringing together businesses and organisations from all sectors to encourage innovation and support the transition to a low-carbon future.

  • Get insight into the strength of the Greentech cluster in Oxfordshire as we release the results of our recent survey on the sector.
  • Be inspired by the network's vision of a low-carbon economy in Oxfordshire and find out how you can benefit.
  • Network and collaborate with like-minded people from across business, academia and the public sector.

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8:00 Arrival and Networking Breakfast

8:30 Welcome and Context  –  Barbara Hammond, OxFutures Project Chair

8:40 Launch of Oxfordshire Greentech – Tom Hayes, Oxford City Councillor for St Clement's ward and Safer and Greener Environment Cabinet Lead

8:50 The Economic Perspective  –  Ahmed Goga, Director of Strategy and Programmes, OxLEP

9:00 One Planet Oxfordshire –   Pooran Desai OBE, Co-founder of Bioregional & CEO at Oneplanet.com

9:10 The Health of the Greentech Cluster in Oxfordshire Launch of Survey Findings  –  Professor Douglas Crawford-Brown

9:20 Oxfordshire Greentech: ‘The Business Network for a Low Carbon Future’: Vision and Action Plan  –  Martin Garratt, Executive Director, Oxfordshire Greentech

9:30 Greentech in Action for a Low Carbon Future  – Gareth Dinnage, MD, Seacourt;  Phil Shadbolt, CEO, Zeta Lighting and Automotive

9:45 Q&A

10:00 Networking

10:30 Close