Blenheim Palace on 11th Sep – The Future of Food and Farming

Dear Members,

The OEEESs would like to invite you and your ‘plus one’ on the evening of the 11th September at Blenheim Palace to join The Future of Food and Farming end of summer event.

To RSVP to this event, please contact oeeessoc@gmail.com

At 6.30pm Roy Cox, Estates Director of Blenheim Palace will be welcoming us with an intro on Sustainability at Blenheim.

Our lively panel discussion at 6.45pm will be with:

  • Patrick Holden, Founding Director, Sustainable Food Trust
  • Colin Tudge, Author and Co-founder, Campaign for Real Farming
  • Tom Ellum, Founder and CEO, Storimarket
  • Charles Perry, Chair OEEESs & Founder of Sustainable Future for All.

There will be a charge of £10 per person on the door for drinks and canapes. Also a cash bar later.

We hope to see you then.

OEEESs Committee

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Another great OEEESs event. Thanks to everyone who came to WeWork yesterday

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19th March – Is Digitalisation the key to solving Climate Change?

Please diarise the 19th of March for the next Old Etonian Environment, Energy and Sustainability society (OEEESs) event which will be in London at WeWork, 138 Holborn, EC1N 2SW at 6pm. The nearest tube is Chancery Lane.

“Is Digitalisation the key to solving Climate Change?” will be the theme for our panel discussion, which will host expert speakers including:
Peter Davies, Verv, Founder
Ian Napier, Switchee, Co-Founder.

If you have not received an invitation by email, please contact oeeessoc@gmail.com to join this event.

Kind regards,

The OEEESs committee.

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5th Dec OEEESs Xmas drinks with Carbon Tracker and Climate Change Capital

The Old Etonian Environment, Energy and Sustainability society (OEEESs) are hosting Christmas Drinks on the 5th December at the Hippodrome, Leicester Square.

Email paulsoskin@gmail.com to get your invite.

Speakers include :
Mark Campanale, Founder of Carbon Tracker
James Cameron, Founder of Climate Change Capital

Kick off is at 6pm! Drinks & Canapes. £20 per person cash on the door.
Feel free to reply should you have any questions for the committee.
Charles Perry & the OEEESs Committee

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OEEESs Summer Drinks on 31st July

The Old Etonian Environment, Energy and Sustainability Society (OEEESs) is hosting a Summer Drinks Event on the 31st July 2018 at Sustainable Ventures near The Globe Theatre.

Location: Sustainable Ventures, 105 Sumner St, London SE1 9HZ ((London Bridge is nearest station).

Time: 6 – 8.30pm

Speakers:

Susannah McClintock & Peter Shortt, Sustainable Ventures
https://www.sustainableventures.co.uk/partners

Chris Morris – Founder, E-Car Club, now part of Europcar
https://www.sustainableventures.co.uk/portfolio/

Sustainable Ventures has very kindly offered to host drinks and canapés for the OEEESs at their wonderfully sustainable and funky converted warehouse just near Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre close to the river.

To join this event, please get in touch with me via paulsoskin@gmail.com

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OE Environment Prize 2018

A quick message to let you know that the OEEESs are sponsoring the OE Environment Prize 2018 which will include £300 prize.

Not strictly a members’ event.

Additionally, if any members are able to offer boys internships (or similar experience), please get in touch with the OEEESs committee as this will be a massive value add.

This was the email which was distributed for the boys this year:

The OE Environment Prize for Specialists is a significant cash prize awarded by a panel of OE professionals working in the sustainability sector of the best presentation on how to make Eton a more sustainable school.
Proposals should be submitted in a presentation format of your choice by Monday the 17th of September
Completed entries should be e-mailed to PFMH, ECP or DEA.

 
As well as a significant cash prize, entering the prize has many other benefits. All who enter can include that achievement in their UCAS Personal Statements.

Boys who have entered the prize in the past, have found that their projects form a useful focus for discussion at university interviews.

Shortlisted candidates will also be offered the opportunity to present at assemblies.

Please see the poster attached for more information on detailed guidelines regarding the presentation.

Shortlisted boys with present their work on Thursday 27th of September.
 
Best regards and good luck to all,
 
PFMH and ECP.
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Next Event is on 15th November at Hippodrome

Next Event is on 15th November 2017, Hippodrome, Leicester Square at 6-8pm
Hugo Spowers, Founder Director, Riversimple is guest speaker.
If you didn’t get an email about this, pls contact nickspooner24@gmail.com to make sure you are a registered member of OEEESs (membership is free).

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