Drop-in sessions over 3 mornings
for invited local guests
AM drop-in sessions | 8-10 Dec 2020 | Register now || Liverpool City Council plans to make the city carbon neutral by 2030, creating more energy-efficient housing stock, increasing the amount of green space in the city area, and improving air quality. The Council’s vision includes: incentives for the private sector to build more energy-efficient housing; retrofitting 6,000 homes with energy-saving features such as triple glazing, heat pumps and solar panels; and financial incentives for homeowners, including discounted green mortgages.
The Faculty of Engineering and Technology at Liverpool John Moores University plays a unique role in fusing industry and academia together. It leads and delivers a range of business innovation programmes, including the Low Carbon Eco-Innovatory.
Date & Time
December 8 2020 - December 10 2020, 09:00 - 12:00
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|Day 1: 09.00-12.00hrs||Theme: What have we got to do and how are we doing?||We’ll be taking a look at current projects and programmes, and the scale of the challenge ahead. MCS will provide an analysis of current renewables take-up and offer comparison data to highlight opportunities for Liverpool to inspire a new generation of home-grown energy||Event programme and speakers will be announced shortly|
|Day 2: 09.00-12.00hrs||Theme: What else could we be doing?||Sharing experiences from around the UK and further afield, presenters offer insight and ideas that could be adopted by Liverpool to accelerate the scaling up of retrofit across the city. We’ll be exploring the fabric first approach, community engagement and the latest technology, including heat pumps.||Event programme and speakers will be announced shortly|
|Day 3: 09.00-12.00hrs||Theme: What’s holding us back?||Our final morning sessions start to break down the barriers to retrofit at scale, identifying interventions, plans and policies that may be required to support the city’s zero carbon ambition. No blue-sky thinking, but solid, proven ideas for discussion and appraisal.||Event programme and speakers will be announced shortly|
Online (AM sessions on scheduled days)Interactive talks, presentations and networking, panels and Q&A, product showcases and technical workshops presented 09.00-12.00hrs over scheduled days.
Attendees can attend individual sessions to suit their schedule.
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