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DAY ONE

PROGRAMME

09.00 REGISTRATION & NETWORKING
SESSION ONE: THE BIG PICTURE 
09.45  WELCOME 
            Carole Taylor, Chair, LARAC 
09.50  LARAC OPENING ADDRESS 
   Carole Taylor, Chair, LARAC 
10.10  THE CONSULTATION RESPONSES AND NEXT STEPS
           Chris Preston, Deputy Director, Defra
10.30  EXTERNAL KEYNOTE ADDRESS 
           Denise Matthewson, UK Technical Packaging Manager, Tesco 
10.50  QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
11.10   TEA, COFFEE & NETWORKING
SESSION TWO: A POST-COVID WORLD
11.40  COMMUNICATIONS: WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM THE PANDEMIC
            Claire Munro, Communications Workstream Lead, Zero Waste Scotland
11.55  SERVICE DELIVERY 
            Roger Edwards, Managing Director, Municipal, Biffa 
12.10  THE RESOURCE INDUSTRY IN 2040
            William Maxwell, Waste and Recycling Project Manager, South Oxfordshire District Council & Vale                  of White Horse District Council
12.25  QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
12.45  LUNCH & NETWORKING
12.45  AGM FOR LARAC MEMBERS 
SESSION THREE: PANEL DEBATE
14.00   WILL THE RESOURCES AND WASTE STRATEGY DELIVER?
    Chair: Dan Roberts, Waste and Recycling Team Manager, South Staffordshire Council (LARAC)
Alison Bramfitt, Group Packaging Manager, Nestle and Advisory Committee on Packaging 
Kevin Vyse, Head of Technical, Rapuk (Ex M&S) 
Barry Gardiner MP, Environmental Audit Committee
Emma Beal, Chair, NAWDO 
15.00  TEA, COFFEE & NETWORKING
SESSION FOUR: LOCAL AUTHORITY CASE STUDIES 
15.30     RESTRICTING RESIDUAL: CARBON IMPACTS AND KERBSIDE DRS
               Jim Espley, Waste Manager, Conwy Council 
15.45      CARBON PLANS
       Dominic Millen, Head of Climate Action and Sustainability, Enfield Council
16.00     REUSE FOR LOCAL AUTHORITIES 
       Cat Fletcher, Director, Freegle 
16.15     QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
16.25     CHAIR'S CLOSING REMARKS