Innovative Low Carbon Working Group Meeting

15 December 2020


15 December 2020


13:45 – 16:30


Online, via Zoom (instructions to be sent to registered delegates)


SWM in partnership with the Innovation Alliance for the West Midlands.


This workshop is for members of the Innovation Alliance for the West Midlands (IAWM) Innovative Low Carbon Working Group (ILCWG), as well as the wider IAWM ecosystem. If you wish to join the ILCWG, please get in touch (contact details below).

The event

The Innovative Low Carbon Working Group (ILCWG) is run by SWM in partnership with the Innovation Alliance for the West Midlands (IAWM). It is a cross-sector network aiming to build and connect the innovative low carbon ecosystem of the West Midlands focusing especially on the WM Local Industrial Strategy sector strengths of low carbon technology, energy and clean growth, future mobility and sustainable construction. ILCWG meetings, run quarterly, aim to share information and good practice and catalyse new partnerships and collaborative activities that help to further develop innovation within and between the sectors outlined above.

Notes and presentations from previous meetings can be found on our Resources page.  Scroll down to find the IAWM logo.

Booking and further information

If you’re a member of the ILCWG or wider IAWM ecosystem, you can register here.

If you would like to become a member of any of these groups and to discuss your suitability of becoming part of the wider IAWM ecosystem, contact us at or on 07599 658889 for more information.


To follow in due course. The meeting will include:

  • Alex Taylor from GBSLEP, who will be talking about the The Low Carbon and Environmental Technologies Industry Steering Group; this will be your opportunity to ensure ILCWG members’ voices are heard in the shaping of this Group’s objectives
  • Howard Perry from Severn Trent Water, who will be talking about their ideas of a green recovery and how ILCWG members can help to take these forward.
  • Updates on public funding from Jenni McDonnell from KTN, a round-up of current Innovation Alliance activity from Pam Waddell OBE and the usual opportunities to connect, collaborate and share your good practice.