With edie readers working remotely or on furlough, this new series of video interviews keeps you connected to the inspirational business leaders who are continuing to drive sustainability and champion climate action from their own homes.

#SustyTalk is all about keeping edie’s loyal readers connected to sustainable business leaders across the world, whilst reminding us all that sustainability and climate action must go on through the current Covid-19 pandemic and beyond. 

The latest episode sees edie’s senior reporter Sarah George speaking with the London Waste and Recycling Board’s (LWARB) chief executive Wayne Hubbard, who discusses the impact that the Covid-19 pandemic has had on progress towards a circular economy, in terms of policy, business and our day-to-day habits. 

He also outlines priorities for the Board and the wider movement 2021, like linking the conversations around climate change and resources.

Hubbard speaks ahead of his appearance at edie’s Sustainability Leaders Forum next month, where he will be appearing alongside experts from the likes of Unilever, CDP and the World Green Building Council. 

Click here to see our catalogue of #SustyTalk video interviews

Join the conversation at edie’s Sustainability Leaders Forum 

From 2-4 February 2021, edie’s award-winning Sustainability Leaders Forum event is returning in a brand new virtual format. This year, we are delighted to bring you speakers including former Energy Minister Claire O’Neill; current Energy Minister Kwasi Kwarteng MP and World Green Building Council CEO Christina Gamboa. 

This event will allow you to be connected with peers via face-to-face via video chats; be inspired by high-level keynote talks from industry leaders; be involved in a series of interactive panel discussions and live audience polls; and be co-creative in our interactive workshops, whilst also meeting leading technical experts in our dedicated virtual exhibition zone. Rooms, expo booths, private chats, bespoke stages and backstage passes – it’s all possible. 

For a full agenda and to register now, visit: https://event.edie.net/forum/ 

edie Staff

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