Sustainable Severn 2017 – Agenda

Sustainable Severn Forum

27 April 2017, Cardiff University


10.00 Registration, coffee and networking

10.30 Welcome and keynote speakers

Prys Davies, deputy director – decarbonisation and energy, Welsh Government
Johnny Gowdy, director Regen

11.10 Q&A s with keynote speakers

11.30 Coffee break

11.45 Energy opportunity for the estuary

Graham Hillier, managing director of development, Tidal Lagoon Power
Roger Falconer and Chris Binnie- Cardiff University
Michael Baker, planner, Arup
Gino Bawn, senior engineer, ITPenergised

13.00 Lunch
14.00 Environmental vision for the estuary

Chair, Jane Davidson, pro vice-chancellor for external engagement and sustainability, University of Wales Trinity Saint David
Gwyn Williams, head of reserves and protected areas, RSPB
John Hogg, head of operations, Natural Resources Wales

5 min comfort break

Governance and collaboration

John Harrison, chair, Severn Estuary Partnership
Jerry Stanford, haven master, Bristol Port Company
Steve Ormerod, professor, Cardiff University

16.00 Conclusions and closing remarks

16.30 Close

16:30 Optional laboratory tour

Sustainable Severn 2017 Partners