Presentation on theme: "1 www.icrtourism.org What would Responsible Aviation look like? Harold Goodwin Manchester Airport & Thomas Cook."— Presentation transcript:
1 What would Responsible Aviation look like? Harold Goodwin Manchester Airport & Thomas Cook
2 The Challenge 10:40 The Challenge of Peak Oil for the Travel and Tourism Sector Susanne Becken, Associate Professor at Lincoln University, New Zealand and Director of the Land Environment and People (LEaP) Research Centre. 11:00 Climate Policy Imperatives: John Broderick, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research 11:20 Questions and Discussion 11:30 Coffee
3 The Airport 11:45 The Environmental Challenges at Manchester Airport Tim Walmsley, Head of Environment, Manchester Airport 12:00 The Social and Economic Sustainability Issues Wendy Sinfield, Community Relations Manager, Manchester Airport. 12:15 Questions and Discussion 12:30 Lunch
4 The Tour Operators 13:30 The Challenge of Making Aviation more Sustainable Ruth Holroyd, Group Head of Sustainability, The Thomas Cook Group PLC 13:45 Aviation and Environmental Sustainability Victoria Barlow, Environmental Manager, Thomas Cook 14:00 The Pilots Perspective, the operational issues Jason Robinson, Pilot, Thomas Cook Airlines 14:15 Carbon Offsetting and TUI's approach: a carbon contribution through the World Care Fund, James Whittingham, Group Environment Manager, TUI Travel PLC 14:30 Panel Discussion
5 Looking for Change. 15:00 Coffee and Tea 15:15 Be Carbon Friendly: Fly Smart, Harold Goodwin, ICRT 15:30 The sustainability challenge to aviation Anthony Rae - volunteer aviation campaigner, Friends of the Earth 15:45 Looking for the Green Horizon Kharam Khalsa, Green Horizon Aviation, Canada 16:00 Panel Discussion
6 Conclusion and Report 16:15 So what would Responsible Aviation look like? Panel Discussion chaired by Harold Goodwin with –Luke Pollard, Head of Public Affairs, ABTA - The Travel Association; –Christopher Surgenor, Editor, GreenAir Online, –Anthony Rae Friends of the Earth –Ruth Holroyd Thomas Cook 17:00 Close A shuttle bus will take participants back to the railway station and the airport The ICRT will be publishing a report on the conference outcomes. The PowerPoints and sound files of the presentations will be online next week.