SiLC Annual Forum – 6th March 2020

When: 6 March 2020

Where: The Geological Society, Burlington House, London

SiLC are pleased to announce details of the 2020 Annual Forum, which is taking place on Friday 6th March at the Geological Society in London.

This half day CPD seminar will see a series of industry experts present on topics such as updates to the Land Contamination Risk Management Guidance, new screening methods to gas risk assessment and practitioners framework for remediation. Please see working programme below:

Welcome Address

Paul Burden, SiLC Chair and Principal, Environmental and Ordnance Liability Management at the Ministry of Defence

A New Approach to Ground Gas- Wilson & Card 2019

Steve Wilson, Technical Director, The Environmental Protection Group Ltd.

RemSoc’s Practitioners Framework for Remediation

Steve Edgar, MD, Vertase FLI

Demonstration of Geotechnical Suitability – Materials Management Plans- Design of earthworks through the use of BS 1997, BS 6031 and BS 16907

Ian Gardner, Technical Director- Geotechnics & Earthworks, Hydrock

An update on Land Contamination: Risk Management (LCRM)

Angela Haslam, Senior Advisor, Environment Agency

Comparisons with a Critical Concentration – What’s changed in the new guidance and why

Nigel Marriott

Evolution of a Conceptual Model at a Former Gasworks

Dr. Ben Frettwall, Associate Director, Wood plc.

To confirm your attendance please go to the SiLC website (link below) to complete a registration form and return it to silc@silc.org.uk before Friday 21st February. Tickets for SiLC’s are priced at £85. Non-SiLC tickets are priced at £105. Local Authority may attend the Forum for £50. All prices exclude VAT. Lunch will be available from 12pm and the conference will start at 1pm.. All catering will be provided. Please note that registration forms received after 21st February will not be accepted.

SiLC Annual Forum- Friday 6th March 2020