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DAY ONE

PROGRAMME

09.00 REGISTRATION & NETWORKING
SESSION ONE: THE BIG PICTURE 
09.45  WELCOME 
            Cathy Cook, Chair, LARAC 
09.50  LARAC OPENING ADDRESS 
            Cathy Cook, Chair, LARAC 
10.00  DEFRA ADDRESS 
            Dozie Chukudebelu, Deputy Director, Programme Delivery, DEFRA
10.20  EXTERNAL KEYNOTE ADDRESS 
           
10.40  QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
11.10   TEA, COFFEE & NETWORKING
SESSION TWO: ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIONS WITHIN LOCAL AUTHORITY  
11.40  WHAT SHOULD LOCAL AUTHORITIES EXPECT FROM THE OEP?
            Richard Greenhous, Chief of Staff, The Office for Environmental Protection
11.55  CIRCULAR ECONOMY
            Amy Elliott Peace, Innovation Lead, Innovate UK
12.10  MODELS FOR CARBON BASED WASTE ACCOUNTING
            Donald Chapman, Environmental Analyst, Zero Waste Scotland - SWEFT
12.25  QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
12.45  LUNCH & NETWORKING
12.45  AGM FOR LARAC MEMBERS 
SESSION THREE: PANEL DEBATE
14.00   WHAT IF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CONSULTATIONS HAPPENED TOMORROW?
    Chair: Charlotte Paine, Head of Service at South Holland District Council and Environment and Waste Policy 
    Officer at District Councils Network 

    Naomi Fitzgibbons, Head of Household Waste and Recycling,
    Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)

    Chris Mills, Special Advisor, Collections and Recycling, WRAP 
    Sam Horne, Vice-Chair, NAWDO
    Neil Kavanagh, Commercial Director, Contenur 
    Alice Harlock, Membership & Services Manager, OPRL

 
15.00  TEA, COFFEE & NETWORKING
SESSION FOUR: LOCAL AUTHORITY CASE STUDIES 
15.30     CASE STUDY: SUPS COMMS CAMPAIGN
               Speaker TBC, Norfolk Waste Partnership
15.45     CASE STUDY: ELECTRIC VEHICLES   
               Stuart Gregory, Commercial Director, Faun Zoller
               Trevor Nicoll, Assistant Director of Environment & Operations, St Helens Council
16.00     CASE STUDY: APPS AT HOME 
               Speaker TBC, Hubbub            
16.15     QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
16.25     CHAIR'S CLOSING REMARKS