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Sustainable Construction – Building a Low Carbon Future in Greater Manchester

About this event

With Greater Manchester’s ambitious target for all new homes and commercial buildings to be zero carbon by 2028, this session will explore how the city region is pushing forward to make a step change and build sustainably using modern methods of construction and in leveraging the city region’s construction tech strengths. It will also explore the challenges with sustainable construction and how these can be overcome with advanced technologies and a circular economy.

Join our panel of experts: as listed below.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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    James Baker CEO @ Graphene@Manchester

    James joined the University of Manchester after 25 years in Industry where most recently he was Vice-President of Technology Collaboration Programmes and Managing Director of the Advanced Technology Centres for BAE Systems in the UK. As the CEO Graphene@Manchester, which includes the business r...

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    Mark Apsey Managing Director @ Ameresco

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    Matt Paskin Design Director @ Whitecroft Lighting

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    Jo Holden Sustainability Director @ Peel

    Jo is a chartered environmentalist and leads on all aspects of sustainability for Peel L&P. In 2019 Jo published Peel L&P’s first Sustainability Five Year Plan, based on the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and this year helped the business to establish a net zero carbon office portfolio. Jo al...

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    Will Swan Energy House @ Salford University

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