Our Agenda

Over four days, you can hear from some fantastic speakers from right across the energy industry, from Richard Howitt - Strategic Advisor on Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability, Business and Human Rights to Dr Alison Stowell, Senior Lecturer, Department: Organisation Work and Technology, Lancaster University. Don’t worry if you’ve missed a session you’re interested in - all of our content is available on demand, so simply sign up above to access all of our sessions.


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Tuesday 11th May - Net Zero

09:30 Live Event Opener

Event Opener

Join our Chief Commercial Officer David Cockshott as we welcome you to our On Demand 2021 event and kick off day 1 which is all about Net Zero

Facilitator: David Cockshott - Inspired Energy

09:35 Webinar

Essential policy briefing: what does the Net Zero strategy mean for you?

With key energy policies set to be published in 2021, including the long-awaited Net Zero Strategy, we'll look at how the changing policy landscape could impact businesses.

Speaker: Georgina Penfold - Inspired Energy

10:10 Webinar

Net Zero: setting the right target for your business

Setting a Net Zero target is a crucial first step towards achieving greater sustainability - so how can you ensure you set the right target for your business? In this session, we'll explore how to hit the ground running on your Net Zero journey by setting an ambitious yet achievable target.

Speakers: Claire Markham and Dan Crowe - Inspired Energy

10:40 Live Panel

Scope 3: sustainability across the supply chain

From supply chain scrutiny and consumer pressure to future mandatory disclosures, businesses are under pressure. In this session, we'll focus on Scope 3, looking at how you should measure these emissions and engage with suppliers to ensure you can meet your Net Zero target.

Speakers: Dan Crowe & Emma Hird - Inspired Energy, Facilitator: Dr Alison Stowell, Senior Lecturer, Department: Organisation Work and Technology, Lancaster University

11:25 Live Q&A

Q&A session

Join our panel guests for a live Q&A session following their discussion.

11:45 Briefing

Carbon Insetting

You've heard of offsetting, but what exactly is carbon insetting and how can it help your business get to Net Zero? Our bitesize briefing will tell you all you need to know.

Speaker: Nick Campbell - Inspired Energy

Tuesday 11th May - Net Zero Resources

Get access to downloadable resources including a video on the carbon action programme, infographics on perfecting your net zero strategy in four steps and sustainability in the c-suite along with our net zero brochure.

Simply fill in the form below to gain instant access to all of the downloadable resources from Inspired Energy On Demand 2021.

Wednesday 12th May - Data

09:30 Live Event Opener

Event Opener

Join our Innovation Manager Matthew Dowdeswell for an introduction to Day 2 of our event where we will be taking a deep dive into data.

Facilitator: Matthew Dowdeswell - Inspired Energy

09:40 Webinar

How do you use data to inform your risk management process?

With the ongoing volatility in the energy market, many businesses are understandably keen to perfect their risk management processes. In this session, we'll explore how data can help you to do just that.

Speakers: Rebecca Hermolle & Dorian Lucas - Inspired Energy

10:10 Live Demo Session

Can technology help businesses to secure the best price for their energy?

If you're looking to reduce your energy costs, having access to the latest energy technology can make a real difference to your energy bills. Join this session for a live demo of SystemsLink's new Unify platform and get the chance to put your questions to their experts.

Speaker: Alan Fordham - SystemsLink, Facilitator: Matthew Dowdeswell - Inspired Energy

10:55 Webinar

Controlling cost through automated monitoring and targeting.

In this session, you'll find out how data profiling can help you to combat energy waste and drive action at priority sites, so you can keep your energy costs down.

Speakers: Bridget Legg and Jamie Tabord - Inspired Energy

11:25 Podcast

How businesses can use data to optimise their Net Zero journey.

This podcast explores how businesses can use their data to inform their Net Zero strategy

Speakers: Helen Barnet & Andrew Stubbs

Wednesday 12th May - Data Resources

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Get access to downloadable resources including a podcast on a detailed look at the targeted charging review with EDF, an infographic on profile alerts, a brochure about Unify, a new digital experience along with a video on the targeted charging review (TCR).

Simply fill in the form below to gain instant access to all of the downloadable resources from Inspired Energy On Demand 2021.

Thursday 13th May - ESG

09:30 Live Event Opener

Event Opener

Welcome back to On Demand Day 3, where we'll be focusing on all things ESG. Join our facilitator Richard Howitt as he takes you through what to expect from the day.

Facilitator: Richard Howitt, Strategic Advisor on Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability, Business and Human Rights

09:40 Briefing

ESG: Explained

If you've ever wondered what exactly ESG covers, join this briefing for a jargon-free explanation of the ESG essentials that every business energy professional needs to know.

Speaker: Winston Cuthbert - Inspired ESG

09:55 Live Panel

ESG & financial performance

Studies have repeatedly shown the interconnectedness of ESG and financial performance. In this session, our live panel of experts will explore how and why a business's sustainability and financial performance are often interconnected.

Facilitated by Richard Howitt - Strategic Advisor on Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability, Business and Human Rights.

Speakers: Rosemary De Vos - Inspired ESG, Sangita Shah - non-executive Chair of Bilby plc and RA International plc, lead board director of Forward Industries Inc. and a director of Global Reach Technology EMEA Limited, Judith Stroehle, Senior Research Fellow at the Saïd Business School in Oxford and Programme Lead of the Oxford Rethinking Performance Initiative

10:40 Live Q&A

Q&A Session

Join our panel guests for a live Q&A session following their discussion.

11:00 Live Panel

Live Panel ESG: an investor’s perspective

Join our live panel debate to find out why ESG is becoming increasingly important for investors, what's driving the growth in sustainable investment and what businesses need to focus on in their disclosure.

Facilitated by Richard Howitt - Strategic Advisor on Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability, Business and Human Rights.

Speakers: Harinder Sandhu - Shore Capital Markets, Mark Dickinson - Inspired Energy and Winston Cuthbert - Inspired ESG.

11:40 Live Q&A

Q&A Session

Join our panel guests for a live Q&A session following their discussion.

Thursday 13th May - ESG Resources

Get access to downloadable resources including a podcast on building back greener, an infographic on the secret to making effective disclosures, and a video on the company ESG advantage.

Simply fill in the form below to gain instant access to all of the downloadable resources from Inspired Energy On Demand 2021.

Friday 14th May - Energy

09:30 Live Event Opener

Event Opener

Welcome back to the final day of our On Demand event. Today's sessions cover all things energy, from reporting to optimisation and heat.

Facilitator: Kevin Jackson - Inspired Energy

09:40 Webinar

Energy reporting: peer to peer perspective

If your organisation is required to report under SECR, join this session to find out how SECR fits in with the many other Energy and Carbon reporting schemes facing organisations, plus, how your peers approach SECR reporting, from how they're implementing energy efficiency actions to how their stakeholders have reacted to their reports.

Speakers: Robert Leak and Robbie Howlett - Inspired Energy and Craig Stephenson, John Wiley & Sons Limited

10:10 Live Panel

The heat is on: driving down emissions

Tackling emissions from heat is one of the biggest challenges facing businesses over the next decade. With the publication of the heat and buildings strategy imminent, what options are available to businesses looking to reduce their heating emissions, and where should they begin?

Speakers: Aine McCafferty and Liam Reed - Inspired Energy, Facilitator: Kevin Jackson - Inspired Energy

10:55 Live Q&A

Q&A Session

Join our panel guests for a live Q&A session following their discussion.

11:10 Webinar

Delivering a greener public sector

The public sector has obligations placed upon it to decarbonise, become more sustainable and deliver social value outcomes, but what practical steps can organisations take to ensure their energy procurement activities succeed in delivering real benefit?

Speakers: Rob Clark and Kevin Jackson - Inspired Energy

11:55 Event Close

Event Close

We round off On Demand 2021 with a look back at four days of jam packed content.

Speaker: David Cockshott - Inspired Energy