Virtual Conference

Environmental Impact Assessment for Infrastructure Projects Masterclass

Wednesday 02 December 2020

Virtual Conference

Environmental Impact Assessment for Infrastructure Projects Masterclass

Practical guidance on conducting your EIA
Wednesday 02 December 2020 Virtual Conference
This focused one day masterclass will provide you with in-depth practical guidance on how to develop your environmental impact assessment 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. The day will consider the impact of climate change on undertaking EIAs and what studies are needed, how to navigate the process including coordinating EIA with wider project development and explore with recent legislative changes if EIA needs to be looked at differently and what further studies might be needed.

You will receive the latest learnings from environmental specialist on the newest approaches to environmental studies including considering net gain and net zero. Attend to understand how to conduct consultation for the EIA and the new technologies and techniques making engagement more accessible.

Some of the organisations who have attended previously:

Adams Hendry
British Trust for Ornithology (BTO)
Cuadrilla Resources
Department for Transport
Essex County Council

Fothergill Training & Consulting
Gowling WLG 
LDA Design
Norfolk County Council
Ørsted Wind Power 
Pinsent Masons

Planning Inspectorate
Royal HaskoningDHV
Savills (UK)
ScottishPower Renewables
SP Energy Networks
Suffolk County Council
The Consultation Institute
The Planning Inspectorate


Get your pVirtual conferences add flexibility – watch online from wherever is convenient whether it’s from home or the office. Join and watch live, or all content will be made available after the event on demand.

Virtual exhibition and sponsorship opportunities available

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

Benefits of attending:

  • Explore how to ensure your EIA is proportional – considering what information needs to be included
  • Understand the impact of climate change on environmental studies and how the EIA should address this 
  • Hear the latest insight on how to conduct consultation and community engagement – including the latest techniques for making EIAs more accessible
  • Take away the latest practical guidance and insight from industry leading environmental experts
  • Discuss if environmental impact assessments are still fit for purpose following recent policy decisions and if the process needs updating or an industry wide change of thinking
  • Network and interact with attendees – range of networking options from seeing who is attending to arranging 1:1 and group call
  • This is a live, virtual event – opportunities to ask your questions to all the speakers

Who attends?

  • Developers and project promoters
  • Local authorities
  • Environment Agency, Natural England and key stakeholders
  • Environmental consultants
  • Environmental planners
  • Environmental lawyers

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Our recent webinar on Climate Change and Environmental Impact Assessments – the impact of changing environmental policy on conducting EIAs. To watch the full recording click the link below.

The best conference for networking and delegate involvement that I've been to.

Very informative and interesting topics covered by knowledgeable professionals.


Gowling WLG