Events

London, SW1P 3AD
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:00am to 11:30am
With the UK's population growing at more than 400,000 per annum and set to reach 73,700,000 by 2037 (ref: Office for National Statistics), our need for more housing and associated infrastructure (roads, schools, hospitals, employment etc.) is becoming acute. To accommodate these growing...
Gresham College, London
Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 6:00pm to Monday, February 11, 2019 - 7:00pm
Groundwater is an important source of drinking water in London and elsewhere, but the legacy of the UK's industrial revolution includes contamination at an extreme and increasingly widely-realised scale.  Drawing on research in the English Midlands, the lecture will explore how mining,...
London, EC2Y 5DN
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 9:30am to 5:00pm
The CEnv in a Day Workshop is for professionals who meet the criteria for Chartership. The aim of the day is to put all participants through the full application process in one day. One successful candidate stated that: “The CEnv in a day really focuses your mind on getting your application...
London, WC2A 1PL
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 9:00am to 11:30am
George Osborne has announced in his Spending Review that there will be a £20 bn cut to Whitehall budgets by 2020 except those for Pensions, the Health Service, Education and Defence. Other ‘unprotected Departments’ will be required to reduce their budgets by 25-40%. So, where does this...
Gresham College, London
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
From the nineteenth century onwards, growth in the UK's towns and cities damaged rivers environments. In addition to shifting patterns of erosion and deposition, and pollution, engineers created straight, concrete-lined watercourses, largely devoid of life and visual interest. The scale of...
Radisson Blu Grafton Hotel, London
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
The annual meeting of the Dispersion Modellers User Group 2016 will be taking place at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton in London on Tuesday 19th April 2016. DMUG delivers the best in news from experts working in dispersion modelling. Attendees can expect exclusive content and exciting...
London, SW1Y 5AG
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Natural Capital is the world’s stock of natural resources such as forests, rivers, land, minerals and oceans. The Government’s ex-advisory body, the Natural Capital Committee cited, amongst others, the following strategies as providing strong economic benefit: woodland planting, peatland...
Gresham College, London
Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Would you want a quarry near your house? Driven by EU law, environmental impact assessment is now a requirement for developers planning mineral extraction, waste disposal sites and major housing schemes. Initially, the emphasis lay on the prevention of environmental damage, but very rapidly...