Conference programme day one


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Day one – 1 July

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Time Topic Speaker
Welcome and Introduction: Time to step on the gas
10:30 – 11:00 Welcome Charlotte Morton, Chief Executive, ADBA
Headline sponsor welcome Ian Farr, Sales, Edina
Conference sponsor welcome Volker Wehber, Director – Biogas, Evonik 
Session 1: The outlook for AD and the future of the industry
11:00 – 12:30 Keynote presentations
followed by a Q&A session
Chair: Charlotte Morton,Chief Executive, ADBA
Chris Huhne, Strategic Advisor, ADBA
Tony Glover, Director of Policy, Energy Networks Association
Adrian Gault, Chief Economist, The Committee on Climate Change 
Dustin Benton, Head of Energy and Resources, Green Alliance
12:30 – 13:30 Break
Session 2: Where now for UK waste policy?
13:30 – 15:30 Keynote presentations Chair: William Heller, Chief Executive, Tamar Energy
Dr Dominic Hogg, Chairman, Eunomia Research and Consulting
Dr Richard Swannell, Director of Sustainable Food Systems, WRAP
Panel discussion Richard Jackson, Head of Environmental Sustainability Team, UCL
Mark Linehan, Managing Director, Sustainable Restaurant Association
Neil Grundon, Deputy Chairman, Grundon Waste Management
Dr David Greenfield, Director, SOENECS
15:30 – 15:45 Break
Session 3: Should there be AD on every farm?
15:45 – 17:30 Keynote Chair: Michael Chesshire, Director, Evergreen Gas
Panel discussion George Gittus, Suffolk County Chairman, NFU
David Kaner, Chief Executive Officer, Advanced Anaerobics
Matt Hindle, Head of Policy, ADBA
Nicky Conway, Principal Sustainability Advisor, Forum for the Future
Stephen Temple, Director, JF Temple & Son
Roger Abbott, Editor, Energy Now