THE CLEAN BREAK SUMMIT

THE CLEAN BREAK SUMMIT 2017
Investing in a Renewable Future

Join us at the first national Clean Break Summit which will bring together national leaders, influencers and experts, with local politicians and captains of industry to help shape the future direction and inclusiveness of renewable energy strategy. It will provide a forum to inform and discuss with over 100 senior leaders and managers from sectors including energy, offshore wind, skills and investment.

To book your complimentary place, please use the registration link below.

Speakers

Tim Banfield
Clean Break Chair
Gordon Sheret
Managing Director, Cities and Communities
ENGIE
Matthew Wright
Managing Director
DONG Energy UK
Simon Bird
Director, Humber
Associated British Ports
Shadow Housing Minister
Cllr Ray Oxby
Council Leader
North East Lincolnshire Council
Rob Walsh
Chief Executive
North East Lincolnshire Council
Director, Yorkshire and the Humber
Teach First
Patrick Allcorn
Head of Local Energy
Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Andy Brown
Director of Regional Operations
Engineering Construction Industry Training Board
Julian Bowrey
Regional Manager
Innovate UK
David Hodgson
Sector Specialist
Department for International Trade
Maf Smith
Deputy Chief Executive
RenewableUK
Chief Executive Officer
Community Energy England
Founder
Nordic Heat
Chief Executive Officer
The Behaviouralist
Chief Executive Officer
Localis
‎Operations Director
Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult
Head of Assessment Services
Energy & Utilities Independent Assessment Service
Programme Director, Hornsea Project One
DONG Energy UK
Executive Director of Marketing
Grimsby Institute Group
Associate Principal
Grimsby Institute Group
Managing Director, Head of Offshore Wind
Green Investment Bank
Wednesday 13th September 2017 17:30pm – 19:15pm Thursday 14th September 20179:30am – 15:15pm
Humber Royal Hotel, Littlecoates Rd, Grimsby, DN34 4LX
Grimsby Station TransPennine Express Trains, Northern Trains and East Midlands Trains

Agenda

Thursday 14th September 2017
10:15 - 15:15
CLEAN BREAK 2017 - INVESTING IN A RENEWABLE FUTURE
12:00 - 12:00
09:30 - 10:15
REGISTRATION & REFRESHMENTS
10:15 - 12:30
FIRST PLENARY SESSION: Creating the Vision, Capitalising on Renewables and Natural Resources For UK Growth
10:15 - 10:25
Chair’s Opening Remarks:

Tim Banfield, Nichols Group, Former Director Major Projects Oversight at the Cabinet Office

10:25 - 10:40
Building the Future Now: The Grimsby Vision:

Cllr Ray Oxby, Leader, North East Lincolnshire Council

10:40 - 10:55
Investment into UK Infrastructure Projects

Nick Gardiner, Managing Director, Green Investment Group

10:55 - 11:10
Industry and Investor Vision for Expanding the Renewable Energy Sector Nationally

Matthew Wright, Managing Director, DONG Energy UK

11:10 - 11:25
Creating Opportunity within a Competitive Market:

David Hodgson, Energy Specialist, Department of International Trade

11:25 - 11:40
Q&A

Chaired by Tim Banfield

11:40 - 12:30
Delegates choose one

Break Out Session a: Building Blocks of Growth: Skills and Innovation

  • Julian Bowrey, Regional Manager, Innovate UK
  • Carol Gormley, Director, Yorkshire & Humber, TeachFirst
  • Andy Brown, Director Regional Operations, Engineering Construction Industry Training Board

Break Out Session b: Making Growth Work For All: Communities and People

  • Melanie Onn MP, Great Grimsby MP (Previously Shadow Deputy Leader of the Commons)
  • Dan White, CEO, The Behaviouralist
  • Gordon Sheret, Managing Director, Cites and Communities, ENGIE

Break Out Session c: Developing the Infrastructure for Sustainable Growth

  • Emma Bridge, Chief Executive, Community Energy England
  • Angela Blake, Director of Economy and Growth, North East Lincolnshire Council
  • Simon Bird, Regional Director, Humber, ABP Ports
12:30 - 13:20
BUFFET LUNCH and Exhibition
13:20 - 15:15
SECOND PLENARY SESSION: Taking the Vision Forward
13:20 - 13:25
Chair’s Opening Remarks

Tim Banfield

13:25 - 13:40
Laying the Infrastructure for a Growing Economy

Maf Smith, Deputy Chief Executive, Renewable UK

13:40 - 14:10
Developing Local Energy:

UK Government Strategy

  • Patrick Allcorn, Deputy Director, Home and Local Energy, DBEIS

The International Approach

  • Peter Anderberg, Founder, Nordic Heat
14:10 - 14:25
People, Projects and Place

Tony Quinn, Director of Operations, Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult

14:25 - 14:35
Progressing the Industrial Strategy

Jack Airey, Head of Research, Localis

14:30 - 14:40
Q&A

Chaired by Tim Banfield

14:40 - 15:10
Panel Discussion – Building the Case for Success Futures – Place Based Approaches:
  • Cllr Ray Oxby, Leader, North East Lincolnshire Council
  • Gordon Sheret, Managing Director, Cites and Communities, ENGIE
  • Matthew Wright, Chairman, DONG Energy UK
  • Simon Bird, Director, Humber, Associated British Ports
15:10 - 15:15
Chair’s Closing Remarks:

Tim Banfield

15:15
Close
Wednesday 13th September 2017
17:45 - 19:15
ESTABLISHING THE LOCAL VISION - PRE-SUMMIT EVENING SEMINAR
17:30 - 17:45
REGISTRATION & REFRESHMENTS
17:45 - 17:50
Chair’s Opening Remarks:

Tim Banfield, Nichols Group, Former Director Major Projects Oversight at the Cabinet Office

17:50 - 18:05
Engaging and Empowering the Local Community:
  • Neil Bainbridge, Associate Principal for Engineering, Grimsby Institute Group
  • Hugh Calloway, Director of Marketing, Grimsby Institute Group
18:05 - 18:20
Opportunities in the Local Skills Environment

Jacqueline Hall, Head of Assessment Services, Energy & Utilities Independent Assessment Service

18:20 - 18:35
The ‘Renewables Hub’ - Building the Business Case:

Rob Walsh, Chief Executive, NELC

18:35 - 18:40
Q&A:

Chaired by Tim Banfield

18:40 - 19:10
Sustainable Local Growth Solutions: Question Time Style Discussion
  • Gordon Sheret, Managing Director, Cites and Communities, ENGIE
  • Simon Bird, Director, Humber, Associated British Ports
  • Duncan Clark, Programme Director for Hornsea Project One, DONG Energy UK
  • Rob Walsh, Chief Executive, NELC
19:10 - 19:15
Chair’s Closing Remarks:

Tim Banfield

19:15
CLOSE & DRINKS RECEPTION
19:30
Dinner Sponsored by Wilkin Chapman LLP (By Invitation Only)

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Humber Royal Hotel,
Littlecoates Rd,
Grimsby,
DN34 4LX

Summit Partners

In developing Clean Break, North East Lincolnshire Council is working with several major industry players, to fulfil this ambition of making the Humber and North East Lincolnshire in particular, the UK capital of the low carbon and renewable energy industry.

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