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Cost-Saving Energy Efficiencies Conference Programme

Demonstrate Significant Cost Savings & ROI Across Your Estates, Processes & Assets By Optimising Energy Efficiency Drive Behavioural Change, Pinpoint & Reduce Energy Wastage, Capitalise On Technological Innovations, Make Renewables Viable & Comply With Current & Upcoming Legislation To Demonstrate Real Impacts

A One-Day, Industry-Led Conference & Networking Event, 4th June 2015, One America Square, London.

08.30 Registration & Coffee, Objective Setting

09.00 Chairman’s Opening Remarks
Andrew Bannister, Head of Group Environmental Management, VOLKSWAGEN Group

ENERGY ROADMAP

09.05 Devising A Technology Roadmap To Take Your Energy Management & Savings To The Next Level
Andrew Bannister, Head of Group Environmental Management, VOLKSWAGEN Group

BUSINESS CASE ROI – DOUBLE PERSPECTIVE

09.25 Building A Winning Business Case To Attract Investment & Secure Funding For Energy-Efficient Technologies

  • What is the long-term outlook for energy prices and how should you plan for uncertainty in your business plan?
  • Key techniques for modelling energy savings and producing attractive ROI scenarios
  • Making strong business cases to win internal funding and attract external investment
  • Addressing concerns and overcoming risk adversity associated with long payback periods

09.25 PERSPECTIVE ONE
Richard Ellis
Group Head of CSR
Alliance Boots Group

09.40 PERSPECTIVE TWO
Tim Sullivan
Director, Energy & HSE, Group Property
Rolls-Royce

FUNDING & FINANCING – PANEL DISCUSSION

09.55 What Energy Efficiency Funding Is Actually Available & Do You Qualify?

  • Identifying available public and private funding in today’s climate for energy projects
  • Just how much financial support is available and how do organisations qualify?
  • Making strong business cases to win internal funding and attract external investment
  • Seeking out innovative financing options and exploring the viability of ESCO funding for your organisation

Joe Griffin
Head of Environment & Environmental Wellbeing, Corporate Affairs
BUPA

Jacqueline Balian
Head of Operations, Non-Domestic, Renewable Heat Incentive
Ofgem

James Pitcher
Head of Energy & Environment
Ofgem

Mark Baigent
Project Director – Housing Services
Royal Borough of Greenwich

Ian Burrow
National Head of Agriculture & Renewable Energy for Commercial & Corporate Banking
NatWest & RBS

ROI CALCULATION

10.20 Validating Reported Energy Savings: Do Your ROI Calculations Stand Up To Scrutiny?

  • Examining how energy efficiencies are being calculated by vendors and users to determine discrepancies
  • Investigating best-practice approaches to measuring and calculating energy savings
  • Determining to what extent energy savings should reflect replacement costs, running times and maintenance to best incorporate this in your calculations
  • Assessing at what point energy efficiency savings start to level out or tail off to ensure your model reflects this for accurate long-term projections
  • How will more accurate and rigorous energy reporting impact ROI projections and energy audit information?

Ben Brown
Sustainable Business Manager
Haringey Council

10.40 Morning Refreshments With Informal Facilitated Networking

Case Study


11.10 Sustainable, High Quality Working Enviroments
Peter Moore
Key Account Manager
Trend

BEHAVIOURAL CHANGE & ENGAGEMENT

11.30 Behaviour Change – Understanding The Psychology Of People To Drive Greater Engagement

  • Just how long does it take to change an organisation’s energy behaviour?
  • Understanding the psychology of engaging employees in a cultural shift towards energy-efficient behaviour
  • Examining how best to communicate and engage all employees in a large, remote and diverse organisation
  • Developing key engagement techniques that will resonate with different workforce segments

Richard Felgate
Head of Energy, Environment & Sustainability
Mitchells & Butlers

BEHAVIOURAL CHANGE & CULTURE

11.45 Implementing Ground-Breaking Engagement & Behavioural Change Initiatives For Long-Term Cultural Shifts

  • Examining how to take a bottom up approach to developing and embedding environmental behaviour change across the whole organisation
  • Building a toolkit of innovative approaches to change behaviours and mindsets across the organisation, using training, incentives and information sharing to raise awareness and produce significant savings
  • Detailing best-practice techniques to support environmental change campaigns and engage staff
  • Evaluating the next steps for continued advancements in energy behavioural change

Neil Chetwynd
Energy Reduction Programme Lead
Wickes

3 SNAPSHOT CASE STUDIES

12.00 Great Engagement = Great Outcomes

  • Building a toolkit of innovative approaches to change behaviours and mindsets across the organisation
  • Converting your strategy into action by embedding change across all levels of the organisation
  • Meeting the challenge of sustaining environmental engagement and keeping initiatives new and fresh on an ongoing basis

12.00 CASE STUDY ONE
Helen Wilson
Group Head of Energy & Green Strategy
Circle Housing Group

12.10 CASE STUDY TWO
Jane Wakiwaka
Sustainability Manager
The Crown Estate

12.20 CASE STUDY THREE
Fiona Daly
Environmental Manager
Barts Health NHS Trust

12.30 Lunch For Delegates, Speakers & Partners

13.00 Informal Lunchtime Roundtable Discussions & Peer Experience Exchanges

A) Energy Mapping
Richard Laxton
Global Sustainability Manager
Arla Foods

B) Heating Options

C) Optimising Use Of Data
Louise Hall
Energy Manager
Asda

D) ISO 50001
Richard Ellis
Group Head of CSR
Alliance Boots Group

E) Voltage Optimisation

F) Predictive Maintenance
Richard Felgate
Head of Energy, Environment & Sustainability
Mitchells & Butlers

G) Insulation
Mark Baigent
Project Director – Housing Services
Royal Borough of Greenwich

13.30 Afternoon Chairman’s Remarks
Tim Sullivan
Director, Energy & HSE, Group Property
Rolls-Royce

MAKING SIGNIFICANT SAVINGS BY IMPLEMENTING DEMAND REDUCTION STRATEGIES

13.35 National Trust Snapshot Case Study

In this practitioner-led case study, examine the National Trust’s energy reduction strategy and the key drivers behind the lessons learned in making buildings more energy efficient and measuring the impact on the bottom line and other KPIs.

Kirsty Rice
National Energy Specialist
National Trust

13.55 Optimising Energy Efficiency Across Estates, Procurement & Transport – Double Perspective

  • Embedding sustainability into all activities and areas of your business to maximise savings and efficiencies
  • Developing a whole organisational approach to transport sustainability
  • Working in partnership to champion sustainable procurement processes
  • Identifying funds and securing finance to support energy generation and energy efficiency projects
  • Quantifying savings and carbon reductions achieved through implementing a holistic, sustainable strategy

13.55 PERSPECTIVE ONE
Ian Buckle
Environment & Sustainability Manager
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

14.10 PERSPECTIVE TWO
Wendi Wheeler
Function Lead – Energy & Carbon
Network Rail

14.25 Oxfam Snapshot Case Study

  • Improving energy efficiency across a network of 700 shops: the challenges and opportunities
  • Analysing the key results of pilot retrofits to inform wider roll-out
  • Measuring the energy and cost savings achieved to date

Johanna Gosling
Green Project Manager
Oxfam

SMART TECHNOLOGIES & DATA

14.35 Implementing Smart Technologies To Pinpoint Energy Wastage & Target Energy Savings

  • Exactly what level of savings can be achieved with smart technologies (sensors, monitoring, meters and thermometers)?
  • Analysing big data and feeding insight into your energy reduction strategies
  • Costing solutions and producing ROI scenarios to gain internal funding
  • Examining experiences to date and understanding the limitations and operational challenges of smart technologies
  • Using smart devices and big data to enable predictive maintenance opportunities

Edward Gray
Head of Energy, Demand & Carbon
Marks & Spencer

DECC UPDATE: THE UK’S REGULATION TIMETABLE

14.55 Preparing For ESOS: Energy Auditing, Management & Compliance

  • Background and context to ESOS
  • Overview of how to comply with the scheme and benefits it can bring to your organisation
  • Outlining how companies can prepare for the introduction of ESOS

Martin Adams
ESOS Team Leader
DECC

15.10 Electricity Demand Reduction Scheme

  • Exploring the potential role of incentive schemes in increasing the efficiency of energy use
  • Latest updates on the Government’s electricity demand reduction pilot
  • Find out more about which companies and organisations can apply for the pilot and how to do so

Charlotte Middleton
Deputy Director for Electricity Demand Reduction
DECC

15.25 Afternoon Refreshments With Informal Facilitated Networking

15.55 Bonus Session Reserved For Conference Partner

Investing In Renewables

16.15 RNLI Snapshot Case Study

  • Renovating existing infrastructure and increasing the use of renewables across your estate
  • Meeting the challenge of reducing energy consumption without jeopardising its important day-to-day role
  • Understanding the importance of engaging with employees to ensure new technologies installed are appropriate to what they need and the way assets are used
  • Key lessons learnt and outlining the vision going forward

Anna Frizzell
Sustainability Manager
RNLI

RENEWABLES PANEL DISCUSSION

16.25 Making Renewables A Viable Proposition?

  • Identifying the renewable funds which are available and the criteria for securing investment
  • Weighing up the financial viability of implementing different renewable technologies
  • Learning from frontline experiences of implementing different renewable technologies on various sites
  • Establishing opportunities and barriers to the sourcing of low carbon energy

Ian Burrow
National Head of Agriculture & Renewable Energy for Commercial & Corporate Banking
NatWest & RBS

Paul Crewe
Head of Sustainability, Energy & Engineering – Store Development
Sainsbury’s Supermarkets

Matthew Webb
Senior Energy & Carbon Strategy Manager
Transport for London

Anna Frizzell
Sustainability Manager
RNLI

16.55 Chairman’s Closing Remarks

17.00 Official Close Of Conference

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