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 firstname.lastname@example.org to join this event.
The OEEESs committee.
The Old Etonian Environment, Energy and Sustainability society (OEEESs) are hosting Christmas Drinks on the 5th December at the Hippodrome, Leicester Square.
Email email@example.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
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
Susannah McClintock & Peter Shortt, Sustainable Ventures
Chris Morris – Founder, E-Car Club, now part of Europcar
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
We are delighted to be hosting Tessa Tennant as the next guest speaker at the Old Etonian Environment, Energy & Sustainability Society (OEEESs).
This will take place on the 4th April (drinks at 6h00pm, kickoff at 6h30pm) at the Hippodrome in Soho (nearest tube Leicester Square).
If you would like to attend – please send me an email at email@example.com
For those of you who don’t know her, I have tried to compress her lengthy CV into a few bullet points:
– Non Exec Director, Green Investment Bank
– President, Ice Organisation
– Board Member, Syn Tao
– Chair of the board of trustees, Global Cool Foundation
– Lead Trustee, Glenn Settlement
– Non Executive Director & Lead Advisor, Solar Century UK
– Co-founder, Association for Sustainable & Responsible Investment in Asia (ASRIA)
– Co-founder, Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP)
– Co-founded Jupiter Ecology’s first green equity investment fund in 1988
Gents, it’s been a while!
The Old Etonian Environment, Energy & Sustainability Society (OEEESs) has scheduled another event on the 4th April at Soho’s Hippodrome (starting roughly at 6h30pm).
Tessa Tennant, Non Executive Director of the Green Investment Bank, is confirmed as our guest speaker and I hope you can make it!
We will send formal RSPVs soon, but in the meantime – please save the date and spread the word to other interested OEs!
Tessa’s career has been quite remarkable and she has been a driving force for sustainable investment since the 80s. Her bio is below:
Tessa Tennant has over 25 years’ experience in the financial services industry. She is Non Executive President of The Ice Organisation, an Adviser to CarbonTracker, CDP and Influence Map and Project Originator of @Money4INDCs. She co-founded the Jupiter Ecology Fund, the UK’s first green equity investment fund in 1988 and has been centrally involved in the development of the green investment industry in the UK and overseas especially in Asia. She has served on fund, company and not-for-profit boards.
All the best,
Paul, Charles and the OEEESs committee