Summit Series Agenda


11 JUNE 2020 | 09:30 – 12:00 GMT



Our fifth annual Sustain Wales Summit returns from 11 June 2020


09:30  |  Welcome

Sarah Hopkins, Director, Cynnal Cymru

09:35  |  The commute: inclusive mobility and decarbonised transport

Sophie Camburn, Director, Integrated City Planning, Arup

Helen Westhead, Associate, Environment Team, Arup

09:55  |  The ‘D’s shaping the future of work: how global Disruption, Dolly, Dilbert and Droids are all reshaping the Digital Workplace

Nicola Millard, Principal Innovation Partner, BT

10:20  |  Rebuilding small businesses – challenges and opportunities for decarbonisation and well-being

Brian Morgan, Professor of Entrepreneurship, Cardiff Metropolitan University

Ben Cottam, Head of External Affairs, FSB Wales

10:40  |  Why should the private sector care about deforestation of rainforests? Promoting sustainable supply chains to tackle the climate emergency 

Barbara Davies Quy, Head of Programmes, Size of Wales

Kevin Rahman-Daultrey, Policy and Development Manager, Size of Wales

11:00      Break

11:10  |  In conversation: “A Plan is No Use Without People – enabling colleagues and partners to change behaviours”

Trish Hoddinot, Sustainability Manager, Melin Homes

Dave Coleman, Managing Director, Carbon Literacy Project

11:30  |  Keynote listener responses 

Heledd Morgan, Lead Changemaker, Office of the Future Generation’s Commissioner for Wales

Jo Rees, Policy and Communications Support Officer, TUC

11:45  |  Event summary and next steps 

12:00  |  Close  


Since 2002, Cynnal Cymru has championed sustainable development and provided a platform to debate and mobilise action for a just, prosperous and low carbon Wales. We are an independent charity and we work in partnership with our Members and partners to bring together like-minds to help support our cause.

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