1st Annual (2019)

Environmental Impact Assessment for Infrastructure Projects Masterclass

Tuesday 16 July 2019

1st Annual (2019)

Environmental Impact Assessment for Infrastructure Projects Masterclass

A practical guide to conducting your EIA: completing all the key stages of EIA for your project whilst avoiding common pitfalls and setbacks
Tuesday 16 July 2019 Gowling WLG, London
This focused one day masterclass will provide you with in-depth practical guidance on how to develop your EIA for your project. This event will bring together environmental experts to share first-hand knowledge, innovative ideas and address the biggest challenges you will be facing throughout the process including how to effectively assess your project in relation to the 2017 EIA Regulations, how to effectively use scoping, the costs associated with EIA and what legal challenges your project may encounter.

Highlights of attending: 


  • Receive practical guidance from the Planning Inspectorate on how to structure your environmental statement and complete the PEIR for NSIPs.
  • Don’t miss the opportunity to explore what assessments need to be taken into consideration when determining the potential implications that your project may have on human health, climate change and air quality
  • Receive key insights from expert environmental consultancies on how to effectively navigate key areas within EIA including scoping, mitigation and cumulative effects.
  • Discover the cost implications that the 2017 EIA regulations are having on developers
  • Receive practical guidance on how to navigate through the EIA process avoiding common pitfalls and unnecessary delays
  • Learn how you can effectively engage the public with your project to enable a smooth EIA application and avoid delays

Some of the organisations who have attended similar events:

Balfour Beatty
Barton Willmore
Buckinghamshire County Council
Campaign to Protect Rural England
Carter Jonas
Cherwell District Council
Cory Riverside Energy
DHA Planning
Environment Agency
Essex County Council
Headland Archaeology

Highways England
Horizon Nuclear Power
LDA Design
Lincolnshire County Council
London Luton Airport
LSTC Group
Mott MacDonald
National Grid
National Infrastructure Commission
Natural England
Network Rail
Norfolk County Council
Runnymede Borough Council

ScottishPower Renewables
Slough Borough Council
Somerset County Council
SP Energy Networks
Suffolk Coastal & Waveney District Council
Sweco UK
The Planning Inspectorate
Transport for London
Wheelabrator Technologies
WTI Energy

IEMA discuss delays, challenges and opportunities surrounding the Environmental Impact Assessment process

Ahead of the Environmental Impact Assessment for Infrastructure Projects Masterclass on 16th July in London, Peter George, IEMA's Impact Assessment Network Steering Group Chair and Capita’s Business Director – Environment, shares his insight on the opportunities and challenges faced during environmental impact assessments.

Register more than one attendee and receive a 15% discount.

Highly relevant discussion amongst highly experienced professionals.

Why should I attend?

Attend to receive practical guidance on how to assess the potential implications that your project may have on human health, climate change and air quality. You will hear the latest thinking and insight from environmental experts on the most pressing issues you will encounter in your EIA development including how to meet the legal requirements of EIA, consultation, how to write your environmental statement and how to effective use scoping and mitigation for your project.

Featuring interactive panel discussions, case studies and practical insight, you can take away key lessons learned and practical top-tips which you can directly apply to your project to support the development of your EIA.

Practical, insightful and valuable.

Who will I meet?

  • Developers
  • Local authorities
  • Environmental consultants
  • Environmental planners
  • Environmental lawyers

Interesting, informative and a great networking day.

Interested in sponsoring?

To find out more about sponsoring the Environmental Impact Assessment for Infrastructure Projects Masterclass, please click on the link below.


Gowling WLG



4 More London Riverside