ANNUAL WEEK OF WORKSHOPS, PANEL DISCUSSIONS AND SCREENINGS
SATURDAY 14TH- FRIDAY 20th NOVEMBER 2015

CONNECT4CLIMATE, VIRGIN UNITE, PLANET FIRST, THE UK GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL
AND THE CLIMATE GROUP AMONG SPEAKERS AND SUPPORTERS

From Saturday 14th to Friday 20th November 2015, The Hospital Club in London’s Covent Garden will host its third annual Sustainability Week. The private members’ club invites its members, partners and industry leaders from across industry to attend engaging workshops for children, inspiring morning sessions, evening panel talks and debates, a sustainability-themed showcase of screenings and an inspired sustainable food and drink offering.

The Hospital Club Sustainability Week 2015

The Hospital Club Sustainability Week 2015

Commenting on The Hospital Club’s commitment to sustainability, owner and co-founder, Paul G. Allen, said: “The Hospital Club was launched to connect people and foster an exchange of ideas, and now we’re building on that mission by leveraging our network and venue to promote sustainable practices across the creative industries. Through efforts like Sustainability Week, the Club is bringing community members together to discuss and share how we can be responsible global citizens and make the world a better place.

FULL LIST OF EVENTS

Saturday 14th November, 11am: The ‘I Wonder’ Workshop for 6-11 year olds – A fun-packed workshop with performance exercises for children who will explore their ideal world. READ MORE …

Sunday 15th November, 11am: The Ocean Workshop for 6-11 year olds – An interactive workshop for children to embark on a magical journey into the underwater world with Zaza the mermaid. READ MORE  …

Monday 16th November, 6.45pm: Climate Change – When it comes to climate change the world continues to dither – why, how and what should we be doing? With Kaz Janowski (SciDev.Net), Tom Wilkinson (Arts Republic), Emily Farnworth (The Climate Group) and Dimitri Zenghelis (the Grantham Research Institute LSE). READ MORE …

Tuesday 17th November, 9am: Smart Cities – What can cities learn from nature and the creation of a new city ecosystem? READ MORE …

6.45pm: Smart Cities – How can our cities best adapt to the new challenges they face? With Professor Peter Sharratt, Julie Hirigoyen (The UK Green Building Council), Ivan Bruce (Connect4Climate), Rebecca Pearce (CBRE) and Simon Joss (International Eco-Cities Initiative). READ MORE …

Wednesday 18th November, 9am: Entrepreneurs – A first-hand account of how to seize an opportunity with Arthur Kay (CEO of biobean) and Brij Raja (CEO of MOJA Clothing). READ MORE …

6.45pm: Entrepreneurs – A unique opportunity to engage with those defining this new business environment. With James Cameron (Former Chairman of Climate Change Capital), Greg Barker (former Minister of State for Energy and Climate Change), Jason Mitchell (GLG) and Jean Oelwang (Virgin Unite). READ MORE …

Thursday 19th November, 9am: Why Does Food Taste Better When It’s Made Good? With Mark Linehan (Food Made Good), Ben Tish (Salt Yard Group) and Duncan Cruickshanks (Head Chef at The Hospital Club). READ MORE …

6.45pm: Performance – Live performance with acrobats, dancers, storytellers and musicians who reimagine stories from Greek mythology. READ MORE …

Friday 20th November, 9am: Sustainable Substitutes – How to create inspiring sustainable substitutes, not sacrifices with Solitaire Townsend (Futerra) and Aaron Matthews (BAFTA’s sustainability advisor). READ MORE …

6.45pm: Me, myself and why? – To do what’s good for the planet, we have to answer ‘what’s in it for me?’ With Suzy Greaves (Psychologies Magazine), Lucia Grenna (Connect4Climate) and Sean Curtis-Ward (Goodwork). READ MORE …

For more information about The Hospital Club’s commitment to sustainability, go to www.thehospitalclub.com/about/sustainability

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