Reset Connect London – 25-26 June 2024

Reset Connect London, the leading sustainability, net-zero and decarbonisation event and flagship event of London Climate Action Week, returns to ExCeL London on 25-26 June 2024. Uniting business leaders, investors, policymakers and industry experts to drive forward the global sustainability agenda. This year’s event is their biggest event yet, expected to draw over 7,000+ visitors, 400 speakers and host more than 200 exhibitors, providing an unparalleled platform for networking, collaboration and connecting with businesses at the heart of the sustainability and net-zero ecosystem.

An Unparalleled Platform for Collaboration

This year’s extensive programme is tailored to help attendees achieve their sustainability goals, offering insights into case studies, regulatory frameworks, future trends, investment opportunities and more. With a diverse range of topics and sessions, the event ensures that every participant can find valuable resources and connections to further their sustainability initiatives.

Attendees can look forward to listening to high-profile speakers from some of the world’s leading organisations, including business leaders from BMW, CGI, DSV, Google, IBM, IKEA, KPMG and National Grid. Investment and financial services firms such as BNP Paribas, Clean Growth Fund, CPP Investments, EDB Singapore, Sustainable Ventures and M&G Investments will also be represented, along with innovators like Blue Onion, CEN-ESG, Dutch Clean Tech, osapiens, Ripple, Route2, Soil Capital, The Disruption House and a host of City Leaders, Municipalities and Local Autorities. These industry leaders will share their insights and experiences, providing invaluable guidance on how to navigate the complex landscape of sustainability and net-zero strategies.

Driving the Net-Zero Agenda

Reset Connect London exists to address the urgent need for actionable solutions in the face of climate change. The effects of climate change are becoming increasingly pronounced and businesses worldwide are recognising the necessity of transitioning to sustainable models. According to the 2023 Global Risks Report by the World Economic Forum, climate action failure is identified as one of the top global risks over the next decade. This stark warning underscores the critical need for businesses to integrate sustainability into their core strategies.

Events like Reset Connect London are pivotal in this transition, offering a vital platform for collaboration, innovation and strategic planning. By bringing together key stakeholders from various sectors, this event fosters the exchange of ideas and best practices, driving the development of effective solutions to achieve net-zero goals.

What you can expect from Reset Connect London 2024?

At Reset Connect London 2024, attendees can look forward to a comprehensive and dynamic programme featuring keynotes, fireside chats and panel discussions across four main stages: Cities & Nature Stage, Net-Zero Business Stage, Finance & Investment Stage, and Pitch & Invest Stage. These sessions will cover the latest trends, strategies and solutions from industry leaders across various sectors. The new Pitch & Invest Programme will allow start-ups and scale-ups to pitch market-ready solutions to a panel of investment experts.

In addition to the main sessions, the event will include seven interactive show floor hubs focusing on critical industry topics such as climate solutions, clean energy and sustainable finance. Participants can also take part in off-show workshops and round tables to build valuable connections. This year’s event promises an inspiring and informative lineup of sessions and speakers designed to captivate and educate attendees.

KEYNOTES INCLUDE:

  • Why We Need Nature at The Heart of Decision-Making
    John Elkington, Founder of Volans/Triple Bottom Line Theory | Kate Norgrove, Executive Director – WWF UK | Lucy Siegle, Journalist and Broadcaster
  • ‘Reset’ the Ambition
    Lucy Siegle, Journalist and Broadcaster | Rhian Kelly, Chief Sustainbility Officer – National Grid | Andrew Lever, Director – Energy Transition – Carbon Trust
  • Accelerating Decarbonisation: The opportunities and challenges that lie ahead for the automotive industry
    Thomas Becker, Vice President Sustainability, Mobility – BMW Group
  • Doughnut Economics in Local Governments: Insights from Tomelilla (Sweden) and Ipoh (Malaysia)
    Leonora Grcheva, Cities & Region Lead – Doughnut Economics Action Labs | Datuk Rumaizi Baharin  – Mayor of Ipoh City Council, Malaysia | Britt-Marie McQueen, CEO – Municipality of Tomelilla, Sweden
  • Protecting Our Biggest Asset: Nature
    Lucy Siegle, Journalist and Broadcaster | Micheal Copleston, England Director – RSPB | Zachary Lewis, National Low Carbon Adviser – National Trust
  • Industry Keynote Panel – Energy
    Juliet Davenport – President of the Energy Institute

Liquid Assets. How is Cleantech supporting one of our most valuable resources
Sander Pielkenrood, CEO – Dutch Clean Tech

Duncan Reid, CEO of Reset Connect, said: “At Reset Connect London, we are breaking down barriers and fostering cross-sector collaboration essential for achieving ambitious climate targets. The urgency of climate action cannot be overstated. Our event is designed to provide the necessary support and connections for businesses and investors to drive sustainable innovation.

Reset Connect London 2024 is set to be our most impactful event yet. With an incredible lineup of speakers, extensive networking opportunities and a clear focus on actionable solutions. We are confident that attendees will leave with the knowledge and connections needed to drive real change in their organisations. Our goal is to empower start-ups, scale-ups, business leaders, investors, government and policymakers to take decisive action towards a sustainable future.”

Join Us at Reset Connect London 2024

This event is set to be a landmark event in the journey toward a sustainable future. By bringing together a diverse array of voices and perspectives, it provides the collaborative environment necessary to drive meaningful change. Whether you’re a business leader, investor, policymaker or industry expert, this is an event you don’t want to miss. Mark your calendars and prepare to be inspired, informed and connected at Reset Connect London 2024.

Visitors and Press can Register for free and find out more at www.reset-connect.com  

Join the flagship event of London Climate Action Week, on 25-26 June 2024 and be part of the movement. Let’s connect and reset, sustainably.