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Accelerating Industrial Decarbonisation Through Collaborative Innovation

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Our Mission

To accelerate industrial decarbonisation through collaborative innovation

The Decarb Connect Festival is a global summit that champions the strategies capable of fast tracking decarbonisation in the toughest-to-abate sectors.

The first festival ran in January 2021 with more than 360 taking part. Download the post-show report to find out more

The Decarb Connect Festival brings together industrials, investors, policymakers, game changing technologies and innovators – all sharing evidence-based strategies and road maps that will inspire all stakeholders to rise to the net zero challenge. If you are responsible for defining industrial net zero strategy, or for implementing it, this is your cohort.

Join us in London from January 25–27, 2022, or sign up for a digital ticket to watch live highlights

“We’re usually pretty siloed, but we know we’ll need to work across our whole value chain to decarbonise… we need to work out how to get commitments & then to make sure that these projects benefit all participants in terms of reporting”

“There’s no strategy in “electrify – just use more renewables”.  I need reliable and powerful energy sources that can really drive industrial heat consistently… and I need it to be cost effective”

“To hit NetZero by 2050 means having major pilots completed in the next 5 years… emissions unlikely to be static in that time so the scale of this challenge will only increase”

Site visit to South Wales Industrial Cluster | 27th Jan

Site visit to South Wales Industrial Cluster | 27th Jan

Don’t miss the opportunity to visit to Vale’s nickel refinery hydrogen and algae demo plants in Port Talbot, an initiative led by RICE (Reducing Industrial Carbon Emissions) in the South Wales Industrial Cluster.

Only £499 + VAT (only available to in-person attendees)

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Our Speakers

Our discussion-orientated programme avoids powerpoint presentations and is largely panel discussions or private discussion roundtables.

Lord Adair Turner

Lord Adair Turner

Chairman, Energy Transitions Commission

Marguerite Catanzaro

Marguerite Catanzaro

Vice President, Catalyst, Breakthrough Energy

Girish Nadkarni

Girish Nadkarni

CEO, Total Energies Ventures

Sanjiv Paul

Sanjiv Paul

VP - Sustainability, Tata Steel India

Will Gardiner

Will Gardiner

CEO, Drax Group

Dr. Xiaolong Wang Director

Dr. Xiaolong Wang Director

R&D, China Huaneng Clean Energy Research Institute

Aniruddha Sharma

Aniruddha Sharma

Co-founder & CEO, Carbon Clean

Lord Deben

Lord Deben

Chairman, Climate Change Committee

Marisa Drew

Marisa Drew

Chief Sustainability Officer & Global Head Sustainability Strategy, Advisory and Finance, Credit Suisse

Flora Ji

Flora Ji

VP Nature Based Solutions, Shell

Festival Focus

Unlock

  • Move beyond COP26 – What are the next implementation priorities?
  • Define decarbonisation pathways and plot key test/result/scale timelines
  • Benchmark cross-sector results to date
  • Assess industry-wide commitments

Accelerate

  • Identify new collaboration models and identify the right partners
  • Identify modular technologies that can scale with your plans
  • Establish how to take demos to first at-scale initiatives
  • Access funding and investment

Scale

  • Plan for emerging policy incentives and penalties
  • Assess technology readiness for ‘deep’ decarbonisation pathways
  • Identify future decarbonisation-as-service clusters
  • Establish carbon re-use & circular economy business model

Watch sessions from 2021

Festival Programme

Keynote Sessions

Interactive discussions
Almost entirely made up of panel discussions and private discussion roundtables

Virtual Panel Discussions

Decision Makers
Network and share discussions with fellow decision-makers and budget-holders

Live Project Reviews

Hybrid Format
Join either in-person or virtually depending on your travel preferences

Virtual Roundtables

Site visits and Networking Reception
Additional networking opportunities for those joining in-person

One-to-One Interviews

International Benchmarking
A truly global delegation hailing from Europe, North America, the Middle East, China, India and beyond

Technology Neutral

Meet leaders and developers of hydrogen, CCUS, energy efficiency and fuel switching projects across Europe. Find out how to deploy the right tech for the right site and the right financing structure

Our Attendees

The Decarb Connect Festival brings together leaders in the hard-to-abate sectors. Typically 45% of the audience is from industries including metals, oil & gas, power generation, utilities, ceramics, glass, mining, cement, and chemicals.

Delegates include CEOs, COOs, CTOs and heads of corporate & technical strategy, corporate venture, innovation, R&D, sustainability, energy & carbon

For a full review of our international audience, and the event as a whole, take a look at our post-show report:

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On-Demand Library

The On-Demand library for nearly all the sessions of the event is available for you to access. Our library of sessions give you the chance to pick ‘n’ mix the content that interests you and consume it around your own schedule.

We’ve also compiled a taster pack of sessions from previous events so you can know what to expect when attending the Decarb Connect Global Festival.

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