Archive for 'Forum for the Future'
Paul Rainger, curator of Bristol's BIG Green Week (9-17 June) describes the motivation for the festival, which is celebrating the great ideas that are slowly transforming the world we live in to a more sustainable place.
Dr James Taplin, principal sustainability advisor at Forum for the Future, describes the role ICT can play in the transition to a sustainable society, examined in the recent ‘Connect, Collaborate, Change’ report.
Wednesday, 28 March, 4-5pm: open Forum Network webinar exploring the role of ICT in the transition to a sustainable society in the context of the recent ‘Connect, Collaborate, Change’ report and O2's Think Big Blueprint plan.
Peter Madden unveils Forum for the Future’s bold new strategy: to transform the complex systems which serve our fundamental needs, such as food, energy and finance, so that they are fit for the challenges of the 21st century.
Rupert Fausset of Forum for the Future explains how the shipping industry is moving from a low profile in sustainability terms to recognise that social and environmental responsibility are crucial to its future success.
Stephanie Draper, Director of Change Strategies at Forum for the Future, introduces the Forum’s Six Steps to Significant Change model for effecting change to a more sustainable operating environment at all levels.
Engineers of the 21st Century, a Forum for the Future partnership project on use of sustainable materials in construction, shows collaboration across the supply chain is a powerful approach to sustainable development.
Does the financial crisis offer opportunities to approach service delivery in a new way, providing better services with lower carbon emissions? A new study aims to help the public sector respond positively for a low carbon Britain.
Dr Sally Uren, Deputy Chief Executive at Forum for the Future, discusses how organisations must and can adopt sustainable business models: business as usual simply won't allow us to meet the environmental and social challenges we face.
Alice Chapple, Director of Sustainable Financial Markets at Forum for the Future, discusses the importance to any viable global agreement on climate change of appropriate insurance in developing countries.