Thursday, June 7, 2018 Thursday, June 7, 2018. 07:45 - 09:15

The Circular Economy – Think differently and look at the $trillion opportunity

Presented by
Alison McRae

There is no question that the recent BBC Blue Planet series made people stop, reflect and take action! We are seeing activity weekly in the media of government and businesses’ reactions at both a policy and operational level around plastics consumption.

At our June breakfast we welcome for the first time Alison McRae, Senior Director at Glasgow Chamber of Commerce where she is responsible for a portfolio of strategic partnerships – working across a range of organisations -which seek to innovate and anticipate new opportunities for Glasgow and its business community.

Location : Gusto, 16 Bothwell St, Glasgow G2 6NU

The Communications Breakfast is a Creating Sparks initiative designed to provide a networking forum to help our clients share knowledge, learn from each other and do business together. Each month we have a guest speaker who presents on a topical communication related issue. The events are held in Gusto in Glasgow on the first Thursday of every month. We look forward to welcoming businesses that we can network with and achieve mutual business growth.

"The Communications Breakfast has become an essential part of our Networking activities. The variety of high calibre speakers every month attracts a wide audience of business professionals, and it is precisely that group of people with whom we are seeking to engage." - David Flint (Partner, MacRoberts LLP)

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