CIE-MAP stakeholder workshop

Academics, policymakers and industry professionals convene to discuss efficient use of materials for reducing energy demand.


  1. The Centre for Industrial Energy, Materials and Products Stakeholder Workshop was held the RSA in London on 12th May 2016. Director John Barrett began the proceedings.
  2. Professor Geoff Hammond of the University of Bath presented first.
  3. Dr Kate Scott of the University of Leeds was next to present.
  4. A prestigious panel followed comprising Adrian Gault of the Committee on Climate Change (CCC), Dustin Benton of the Green Alliance, Philip Sargent of the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), Arjan Gevenke of the the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and Keith James of WRAP.
  5. Professor Tim Cooper discussed product lifetimes and his appearances in the Daily Mail!
  6. A panel of Gerard Fisher of QSA Partners, Andrew Clifton of Rolls Royce Ugo Vallauri of the Restart Project and Henry Le Fleming of PricewaterHouseCoopers discuss materials efficiency with regard to industry and new business opportunities.
  7. University of Leeds' Dr. Jannik Giesekam talks about the role of the construction sector.
  8. David Riley of Anglian Water, Paul Toyne of London Sustainable Development Commission and Andrea Charlson of HS2 carry on the construction discussion.
  9. Cardiff University's Professer Nick Pidgeon talks about the role of the public in Materials Efficiency Strategies.
  10. A panel comprising Kersty Hobson of Cardiff University, Andy Rees of the Welsh Government and Simon Roberts of the Centre for Sustainable Energy discuss consumers' roles in driving materials efficiency strategy.
  11. The CIE-MAP directors sum up and lead further discussion on the Centre's focus and priorities following an day of insightful discussions.