Hydrock webinars

As many of us are working remotely for the forseeable future, we've shifted our event efforts online, bringing you the quality content and thought leadership you've come to expect from Hydrock - in digital format.

Be sure to make a diary note of our upcoming webinars:

The new fire safety bill: What it means for your building(s) - this event has already taken place.

Led by Marc Pawson, this webinar talked you through the latest advice from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government; what has changed; and what we might anticipate from future changes with the Fire Safety bill. It also included guidance on new requirements for sprinkler systems in buildings over 11 metres.

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Net zero: what does it even mean? - this event has already taken place.

Myth-busting the world of net zero, this webinar is an introduction to key terms around energy and sustainability. Josh Bullard, Divisional Director for our Smart Energy and Sustainability team, will look at the national energy picture, drilling down from Government through to Local Authorities, to developers and finally the individual.

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Funding net zero - what are the opportunities? - this event has already taken place.

Led by Hydrock Director Henry Easterbrook and Venturenomix founder, Alex Chalkley, this webinar will introduce how different funding routes can swing the viability of our projects.

From grant funding to social impact and carbon offsetting funds, there's a world of financial modelling available to support projects that champion reduced carbon.

Alex has worked in the field of grant funding since 2009. With over £50m in grant funding secured to date (and counting), his expertise lies in Grants for Innovation Projects and Social Impact Grant Funding.

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Discussion: Right-sizing office space for a new world - this event has already taken place.

Join our panel of five specialists as they debate the impact this unforseen pandemic could have on the real estate market. When office workers finally return to the workplace, will office space be fit for purpose? Is flexible space the only game in town now? What are the alternative uses, and what will the knock-on impact be?

Watch the full debate on YouTube.

The global climate emergency vs. the local planning system - June 2nd

Rebecca Lydon from our Smart Energy and Sustainability team will be talking about how local authorities manage their interpretations of the national planning policy framework; how planning systems might respond to the climate emergency going forward; and how sustainability-related conditions placed upon developments are expected to evolve in future.

You can register via Eventbrite or LinkedIn.

The route map to net zero - June 4th (rescheduled)

Chris Scott, from our Smart Energy and Sustainability team, will be leading this webinar and talking through the milestones to reach net zero,
assessing where the UK stands now, what milestones we know are on the horizon, and what we anticipate might happen next.

You can register via Eventbrite or LinkedIn.