Webinar: Sustainable manufacturing: Learning from the leaders

Event Date: 22/11/2018 1:00 pm

Following the publication of two edie insight reports which investigated the future of sustainable manufacturing, this one-hour webinar brings together industry leaders and experts to discuss the various challenges and opportunities facing low-carbon, resource-efficient manufacturing.

Manufacturing is entering a dynamic new era. Reinvigorated by unprecedented technological advancements and game-changing energy innovations, the industry now has a unique opportunity to ensure that green business lies at the very core of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

This webinar is dedicated to the firms within the sector that are adapting, innovating and collaborating to achieve a sustainable future. From smart energy technology applications to more sustainable business models – this webinar has got it covered.

Brought to you in association with Centrica Business Solutions, the webinar will draw on some of the exclusive findings and best-practice case studies contained within edie’s latest Mission Possible sector insight reports which explore the future of sustainability in manufacturing and food & drink manufacturing. 

Discussion points:

  • Making sustainable energy generation and consumption a strategic priority
  • Transitioning from extractive industrial models to a resource-efficient processes
  • The crucial roles of innovation and collaboration


Introduction and chair:


George Ogleby

Insight Editor, edie


Ben Carpenter Merritt 

Manufacturing Policy Manager, Policy Connect


Jonathan Horrell

Director Sustainability, Mondelēz International


Ian Hopkins

Director, Centrica Business Solutions 

Louise Needham

Sustainability Manager, Quorn Foods

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