24 June 2022
Energy Efficiency Conference and Expo - Films and speakers' presentations now available
Scotland Excel's latest Net Zero event attracted more than 200 delegates
Scotland Excel’s Energy Efficiency Conference and Expo ‘Building a Net Zero Scotland’ took place in Edinburgh in May with more than 200 people from across the built environment and energy efficiency sectors in attendance.
The one-day event was held to launch the renewal of our Energy Efficiency Contractors framework. It brought together leading experts to discuss how the public and private sectors can work together to combat the climate emergency and achieve the Scottish Government’s goal of a Net Zero Scotland by 2045.
The day was launched by Patrick Harvie MSP, Minister for Zero Carbon Buildings, Active Travel and Tenants' Rights who was followed by an impressive array of speakers.
The event was filmed and all the presentations can be viewed on our You Tube channel.
The speakers’ presentations can be viewed in PDF format by clicking on their names below:
Professor Sean Smith, Professor of Future Construction and Centre for Future Infrastructure Director at the University of Edinburgh
David Pierpoint, Chief Executive Officer at the Retrofit Academy CIC
Caitriona Jordan, Head of Retrofit Programmes at Built Environment – Smarter Transformation
Neil Kitching, Energy Specialist (Heat) at Scottish Enterprise
Craig Frew, Heat in Building Strategy at Scottish Government
John Renwick, Sector Manager Construction at ESP
Ian Heron, Residential Specification Manager at Mitsubishi Electric
Mary Mitchell, Strategic Programme Manager at Scotland Excel
Jon Stinson, Director at Building Research Solutions
Dr Martin Valenti, Director of Net Zero at South of Scotland Enterprise delivered an inspiring speech on "the importance of collaboration across private and public sector" and "the fight for a just transition."