Sustainable Travel Event – 13/6/17
|16:30||Registration – refreshments and networking|
|17:00||Introduction – Louise Downey, Sustainable Business Network|
Event background and aims, introduction to speakers and event partners.
|17:10||Welcome – Councillor Gary Marsh, Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Property, Mid Sussex District Council|
|17:20||Incorporating 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.
|17:40||Best 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.
|17:55||Wrap-up & Introduction to Exhibition Stands – Louise Downey|
|18:00||Refreshments, Networking & Opportunity to Visit Exhibition Stands|