05 July | Green & Local | Bangor

05 July | Green & Local | Bangor

In collaboration with Welsh Government and Bangor University’s School of Environment, Natural Resources and Geography, we are holding two free events on the same day for the business sector.

Our shared learning event held during the day is specifically aimed at the food and drink sector providing a range of insightful talks, case studies and a workshops as well as the opportunity to network and meet fellow industry experts. The evening Green Drinks is open to all businesses and is an opportunity to network, socialise & sample local food and drinks.


Shared Learning Event: Sustainability in the Food and Drink Sector

10:30am – 17:30pm | Thoday Building, Bangor University

This one day event is aimed at businesses interested in local and sustainable food.

Stalls, displays, samples, case studies, workshop session.


Speakers include:

Natalie Rees – WRAP Cymru

Martin Jardine – Helix Project

Iain Cox, EcoStudio – Sustain Wales Awards, Sustainability Champion Winner


Day Session Agenda:

 10:30-11:30 Registration Coffee and Stalls Foyer & F1
11:30-11:45 Introduction G23
11:45-12:15 Natalie Rees – WRAP G23
12:15-12:45 Martin Jardine – Helix Project G23
12:45-13:15 Iain Cox – Sustain Wales Awards, Sustainability Champion Winner G23
13:15-14:00 Lunch F1
14:00-15:00 Case Studies G23
15:00-16:15 Facilitated workshop G22/F25
16:15-17:00 Workshop feedback and day close G23
17:00-17:30 Coffee and networking F1


Green Drinks Business Networking Event

17:30pm – 19:30pm | Pontio, Bangor University

Following the success of our “Green Drinks” series in Cardiff, we are bringing the concept to North Wales. Green Drinks are free, smart-casual networking and socialising early evening events. A range of soft & alcoholic drinks and light snacks are available. Guests listen to short presentations and get to meet fellow professionals who share a commitment to the practical implementation of sustainability principles.

Join us in the Pontio Arts Centre for good company, inspiring talks and the best local produce including craft beer.

Both events are FREE Please sign up to attend here