Go Green Business Breakfast – Travel & Transport, Up, Up and Away!

–10:30am, Bristol

It’s anchors away for the first Business Breakfast of the autumn season!

September’s theme is Travel & Transport so join us at the old fire station in the buzzing commercial hub of Bristol’s Broadmead. This historic venue, itself regenerated for today’s community needs is the perfect venue for exploring how Bristol is taking on 21st-century travel challenges.

Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from Phoenix Balloons all about the world’s first solar hot air balloon that had it’s maiden voyage over Bristol during the Balloon Fiesta this year !

Photo credit: Paul Box

Plus hear from Airbus in the UK about their research into improving the performance of today’s aircraft and a greener future for aviation, including the potential for an all electric aircraft!

Photo credit: Airbus Group

  • Do you want to help reduce air pollution and traffic from delivery vehicles in the city centre? Find out how through the Freight Consolidation Centre which is being used by local businesses to manage their deliveries more effectively, saving staff time and optimising storage space.
  • Do you want to reward your team for all their hard work in reducing single occupancy car journeys this year? Then get the lowdown on how to enter the Travelwest Business Travel Awards 2015.
  • Want to be inspired by what other local businesses have done to successfully solve their transport issues? Hear from North Street’s popular artisan bakery Mark’s Bread about their award winning delivery bike and what impact this investment has made to their business.  Also North Bristol SusCom will tell us about the power of collaboration by large corporations to solve travel challenges in the region.

In addition, we will of course have the famously entertaining 60-second pitches from stallholders!

This Go Green breakfast is an ideal chance to meet and network with local organisations and pick up top tips and information. All fuelled by sustainably sourced pastries, tea and coffee, before your working day even begins!

This event is aimed at Go Green member businesses that are working through their action plans.