Don't miss NCE's upcoming conferences and our annual careers event - this time being held in London and Manchester.
Conference: Optimising 21st century landfill 14 September
What does the future hold for landfill?
Can it still be the best economic option? Do you understand what you can and cannot send to landfill?
This conference will tackle the policy, engineering and operational issues of the sector and explore the financial and logistical issues it faces in the future.
You will leave the event with:
Practical guidance on landfill engineering and best practice
Insight into the regulatory landscape, including the new Landfill Directive and rules on disposal of hazardous waste
Expert advice on how to define what waste is acceptable for disposal
Contacts from the Environment Agency and across the landfill sector
An understanding of how to comply with the new landfill design and construction quality assurance Speakers include:
Dr Jan Gronow, Landfill Policy manager, Environment Agency
Patrick Pointer, technical group manager, Shanks
Dr Jon Gettinby, remediation manager, BAE Systems Environmental
Price: ICE member rate £295 plus VAT Register at: www. ncelandfill. co.uk or tel: 020 7505 6044
Conference: Local Transport Plans - tackling the next five years 6 October
Understand the new guidance for the second set of Local Transport Plans and learn how to secure the funding you need at this joint NCE and Local Government Chronicle event.
Keynote speaker is Richard Buckley, head of the local transport investment branch at Department for Transport.
Chairman: Antony Oliver, Editor, NCE Price: £595 plus VAT. ICE member rate £345 plus VAT, public sector rate £395 plus VAT.
Find out more and register at: www. localtransportplans.co.uk or call 0207 505 6044 or email conferences@emap. com
NCE Careers in Construction Event 5-6 November, Earl's Court, London 18-19 November, Ibis Hotel, Manchester
Our highly popular Careers in Construction Event continues this year and has expanded to include a Manchester show. CCE is the ideal place to meet potential employers and to look and see what opportunities are around without having to commit to applying formally for a job.
Companies attending the show so far include:
Heriot Watt University
High Point Rendel
Last year more than 1500 people attended the Construction Careers Event. If you want to find out more about this year's CCE please go to: www. constructioncareersevent. com.
To exhibit call Olivia Horne on (020) 7505 6791.