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ESS 2050 | Green Skills Webinar – Addressing Critical Skills Shortages in the Environment Sector

Join us on Friday 26th April, 12:00 to 14:00 for an insightful webinar addressing critical skills shortages in the environmental sector.

This event will feature presentations and discussions on government initiatives, apprenticeship schemes, regional differences, and collaborations between universities and industry.

Discover practical steps for businesses to train the next generation, strategies to make the sector attractive to youth, and collaborative solutions to address potential green skills shortages.

This webinar is a unique opportunity for operators, local authorities, agriculture, energy, manufacturing, and stakeholders from education and development to engage in a conversation crucial for shaping the future of the environmental workforce.

Chair: Adam Read, SUEZ, & Member of Green Jobs Delivery Group

Green Jobs Delivery Group Update

  • Melissa Vogeley, Team leader, Green Jobs & Skills for Net-Zero, Department for Energy Security & Net Zero
  • Aashya Zina, Department for Education

Addressing Barriers to Nature-Based Green Jobs

  • Sally Hayns, CEO, CIEEM

Case Study: Future talent to deliver GreenUp

  • Beth Whittaker, Chief Human Resources Officer, Veolia Northern Europe Zone

Increasing the attractiveness of Sector to young people

  • Venetia Knight, Head of Employment and Enterprise, Groundwork

Connected Curriculum: How Academia and Industry can Collaborate on Education

  • Dr Aris Alexoulis, Senior Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University Dr Steve Jones, Connected Curriculum Lead, Siemens

Register your (free) place via Zoom event link.


Event Details

Location Online
Start Friday 26 Apr 2024 12:00pm
Finish Friday 26 Apr 2024 2:00pm
Organised by ROAR RWM

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