Events

Gresham College, London
Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Locally ‘Green’: Does it Make a Difference?Free public lectures by Professor Carolyn Roberts, Frank Jackson Foundation Professor of the Environment and IES Vice President Are local environmental organisations merely groups of white, middle class and middle aged NIMBYs, with an eye to...
Royal Highland Centre,Edinburgh
Friday, April 10, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
GreenFleet Scotland is the fleet event north of the border, designed to demonstrate the viability of low emission, plug-in, hybrid and electric vehicles to organisations that want to improve the efficiency of their fleet and transport operations and to address poor air quality caused by...
Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh
Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
EVOLUTION Scotland is back! Interested in electric vehicles and wondered what it’s like to drive an electric vehicle (EV)? Come on down to EVOLUTION at the Royal Highland Centre on Saturday 11th April. The EVOLUTION Motor Show will give you the chance to test drive EV vehicles! This motor...
Oxford Brookes, Oxford
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
The bodies of murder victims, either whole or in pieces, often finish up in rivers and canals. For the last fifteen years or so, Carolyn Roberts has worked as an Expert Witness with various UK police forces to apply the principles of environmental science in murder investigations. In these...
London
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
The launch of guidance from Environmental Protection UK (EPUK) and the Institute of Air Quality Management (IAQM) on dealing with air quality within the land-use planning and development control processes. The intended audience for this guidance is made up of air quality and planning...
Barcelona
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
The Europe 2020 Strategy identifies the transition towards a green, low carbon, energy and resource-efficient economy as essential to achieve smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. The EU has implemented a number of policies and strategies aimed at supporting the shift towards a resource...
Gresham College, London
Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
A Green and Pleasant Land?Free public lectures by Professor Carolyn Roberts, Frank Jackson Foundation Professor of the Environment and IES Vice President Environmental problems are incredibly difficult, because their solutions lies in the combination of both complex environmental science...
Bloomsbury Street, London
Monday, June 1, 2015 - 9:00am to 11:30am
The purpose of this Castle Debate is to explore the extent to which our current rights to a healthy environment, for example, clean air and clean drinking water, reflect the principles set out in Magna Carta 800 years ago. The original document was signed by royal seal between the feudal...
Brussels
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 10:00am to Friday, June 5, 2015 - 4:00pm
Nature is vital for our health and our wealth. We depend on it for the food, energy, raw materials, air and water that make life possible and drive the economy. We share this planet with an extraordinary natural diversity which is a source of inspiration, learning and recreation; part of...
Arup, London W1T 4BQ
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Air quality practitioners quantify the ecological impacts of air pollution, but rely on ecologists to assess the effects. This event shall bring together the two professions in order to learn how each contributes to the overall process and to discuss how the assessments could be improved...
Manchester
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 9:00am to Sunday, August 30, 2015 - 5:00pm
The 6th World Conference on Ecological Restoration at Manchester Central is taking place in August.  As the scale and acceleration of climate change become apparent, Global Warming is arguably viewed now as the key driver for the ‘carousel of 21st Century Challenges’. Both as a means of ...
Thistle Bristol City Centre, The Grand, Broad Street BS1 2EL
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, October 23, 2015 - 5:00pm
We are pleased to present Routes to Clean Air, a two day conference where academics, professionals and policy makers will be able to share their experiences of improving traffic emissions. This event is part of the Bristol European Green Capital 2015 programme of events. The evening of 22nd...