Thursday 07 March 2024

Creating Your Circular Office

Crown Workspace Renew Centre, London N9 0BD
2pm-5pm, followed by Drinks Social
Creating Your Circular Office

Creating Your Circular Office
– with Crown Workspace, ITV and JLL

Thursday 07 March, 2pm – 5pm, followed by Drinks Social
The Crown Workspace Renew Centre, London, N9 0BD
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Attend the first in our new series of Sustainable Workplace events to find out how to bring circular thinking to your own and client organisations. Tickets are free but there are limited places.

Presentations include the real life experiences of ITV and JLL offices, plus attendees will tour the refurbishment workshop at Crown Workspace and learn how best to buy and sell refurbished items with confidence. We will also share how to establish social value from unwanted assets.

The afternoon closes with our customary drinks social where the conversation continues.


Registration (14.00)

Welcome and Introduction to Circular Thinking Principals (14.30)
Ann Beavis, Head of Sustainable Development, Crown Workspace

Two exciting case studies from ITV and JLL where reuse and circular economy is at the heart of their planning and decision making. (15.00)
JLL: Stuart Cochrane, UK Workplace Sustainability & IMS Lead
ITV: Ian Jones. Director of Workplace Services & Estates, and Donna Uden, formerly at ITV and now at EmPro Consultants

Renew Centre Tour (16.00)
A guided tour of Crown Workspace’s market leading Renew Centre, which is dedicated to remanufacturing, refurbishing, and repairing, desks, chairs, office furniture and IT equipment. Here you’ll see the circular economy in action and our hosts will share their experiences and knowledge from delivering circular economy solutions for nearly 15 years.

Drinks Social (17.00)
We close the afternoon with a drinks and nibbles social (tea, coffee, soft drinks, wine, or beer depending on your preference!)

Our Speakers
Ann Beavis Circular

Ann Beavis, Head of Sustainable Development, Crown Workspace

Ian Jones

Ian Jones. Director of Workplace Services & Estates, ITV

Donna Uden

Donna Uden, formerly at ITV and now at EmPro Consultants

Stuart Cochrane

Stuart Cochrane, UK Workplace Sustainability & IMS Lead, JLL

Georgina Pater-Bell

Georgina Pater-Bell, UK Real Estate and Workplace Director, JLL

Getting There

The Renew Centre is close to Tottenham Hale Station, which is on the Victoria Line, 15 minutes north of Euston or 20 minutes north of Victoria Station. Taxis are readily available at the station and the Renew Centre is a 5-10 minute journey from there. Free parking is also available at the Renew Centre.

Who’s Attending

Latest registrations include professionals and teams from A&Q Partnership, AB Consulting, Aberley Ltd, Acumen FM, Apex Acoustics, Bank of England, Colebrook Bosson Saunders, Cruder Interiors, Cupaz, Databricks, Human Connections, Korgi Consulting, Larch Consulting, Morgan Lovell, Osmond Ergonomics, Overbury, PRS, Posturite, Space Interior Systems, Zaha Hadid Architects. Join them by registering here.

Recommendations From 2023 Tours

“Thoroughly enjoyed the visit to the Renew Centre, as it was very informative and insightful. The learnings from the event will bode well with our sustainable and environmental agenda’s, whilst supporting the development of our roadmap for furniture reuse”
– R.H., Head, Workplace Management, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

“I really enjoyed the tour of the Crown Workspace Renew Centre. The team at Crown are engaging and knowledgeable experts with so much learning to share. We saw how they have successfully managed to bring circular practices into their business. My over-riding sense was that this is a thriving and growing business, and they should be applauded for their commitment to sustainability.”
– H.T., Relationship Manager, BITC

“The tour and speakers were all very insightful. I now feel better equipped to discuss the circle economy options available to my clients and look forward to working with Crown on future projects.”
– C.G., Associate Director , UK MAC Business Transitions, CBRE

“It was great to see the full circular process that Crown Workspace have implemented throughout their operations. I particularly liked hearing their perspective on upskilling the entire workforce, to ensure success of their model.”
– P.C., Sustainability Advisor, ISG

Sincere thanks to our sponsors for this event