Environmental Futures 07
05 Nov 2007
Environment Agency Annual Conference
This conference was held on Monday 5th - Tuesday 6th November 2007 at the QEII Conference Centre in London. Speeches and presentations include: Rt Hon Hilary Benn MP - Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Malcolm Wicks MP - Minister of State for Energy, Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Ken Livingstone - Mayor of London, Greater London Authority John Ashton - Special Representative for Climate Change, Foreign and Commonwealth Office Professor Robert Watson - Chief Scientist and Senior Advisor for Sustainable Development, Defra

Programme
Jon Snow

Hilary Benn MP
Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Hilary Benn MP
Question and answer session

Panel discussion
Business leaders’ forum: the challenge for business

Sir John Harman, Chairman, Environment Agency
Opening remarks

Adaptation
Panel debate

Barbara Young
Strategies for the future

John Ashton
Keynote address:

Zoe Knight
Investment, competitiveness and climate change

John Ashton
Question and answer session

Professor Robert Watson
Keynote address

Malcolm Wicks MP
Question and answer session

Malcolm Wicks MP
Keynote address

Brian Gosschalk
Public perceptions and priorities

Ken Livingstone
Keynote address

Ken Livingstone
Question and answer session

Environmental Technology
Seminar

Ed Mayo
Keynote address

Matthew Taylor
Keynote address

Questions and discussion

Question time panel:
strengthening the role of local government

Cross party debate on policies and responses for a sustainable economy,
climate resilient services, and safe and sustainable communities.

Audience reaction