Agenda 

Sustainable Travel Event – 13/6/17

16:30Registration – refreshments and networking

 

17:00Introduction – Louise Downey, Sustainable Business Network

 

Event background and aims, introduction to speakers and event partners.

 

17:10Welcome – Councillor Gary Marsh, Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Property, Mid Sussex District Council
17:20Incorporating Sustainability in the Burgess Hill Regeneration – Rachel Crisp, Programme Manager Burgess Hill Growth Area, Mid Sussex District Council

 

The redevelopment of Burgess Hill town centre promises to provide new jobs and attract new shoppers and visitors. Rachel will introduce the sustainable transport initiatives being explored to reduce the risk of congestion and improve the local environment. Followed by questions and answers.

 

17:40Best Practice Business Case Study – Peter Lamb, Senior Manager – Scientific Pump Technology, Edwards Vacuum

 

Initiatives they have implemented to reduce car journeys, for example flexible working hours, cycle racks and showers, video conferencing. Practicalities, successes and challenges. Followed by questions and answers.

 

17:55Wrap-up & Introduction to Exhibition Stands – Louise Downey
18:00Refreshments, Networking & Opportunity to Visit Exhibition Stands

 

19:00Close

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