Wednesday 7th November
Thursday 8th November
11.00 - 11.30
Nigel Vincent - Victron Energy B.V.
Off Grid and Grid Solutions
If you need good quality power to your property, boat or vehicle. Victron Energy have the answer. Individual products for a bespoke system, or use our All-in-one Easy Solar. The presentation, in an easy to understand format, guides you through the various products needed to provide power. Chargers, Inverters, Batteries, and an introduction to our free on-line remote monitoring portal.
11.45 - 12.15
Bev & Sarah Milner Simonds - eat:festivals
Why town centre events are good for business, regeneration and PR
Why do some town centre events fail? The dynamic duo behind the 12 times award winning eat:Festivals will share why their formula means the town, it’s business, the producers and visitors all hit their goals. The pair specialise in food and drink festivals, but their story and learning can be applied to other events that are proposed to regenerate your town centre.
12.30 - 13.00
Matthew McMillan - Boxpark
Boxpark Shoreditch was launched in 2010. Effortlessly fusing the concepts of the modern street food market and the retail-as-entertainment mall, Boxpark’s unique mix of art, culture, leisure, events, food and retail is at the heart of Londons creative district and redefining the public space and retail experience. Boxpark has now expanded to three, award winning, sites and with more planned across the Uk and worldwide, this session will explore how to create a truly compelling urban experience to revive city centre and shopping district locations
13.15 - 13.45
Sarah Hodgkins - Charlotte Designs
Visual Communication – How a big picture paints a thousand words
In this world of digital photography and social media, using the space around us to produce high quality, sharable posts has become one of the most important marketing goals for buisnesses of all sizes. We look at how you can leverage what you have in a innovative, cost effective way to maximum effect; Engaging with your audiences and letting them do the work for you.
14.00 - 14.30
Clive Southwell - Allego B.V
“Charging Ahead”…How to choose the right EV charging solution for your business
14.45 - 15.15
Steve McIntyre - ANS Group Global
Introducing vertical greening in the public realm
Explore the previously untapped potential for vertical greening in the public realm. Due to the rapid and excessive development within the urban environment, our public realms are becoming less attractive for the relaxation and wellbeing of the local community. However, there is a lot of undeveloped potential to introduce greening on the vertical facades within the public realm, increasing biodiversity and creating a biophilic & purified atmosphere for the local community.