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Tunbridge Wells – People, Planet, Pint: Sustainability Meetup
January 31 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
People, Planet, Pint with Amplifi – Unite for Local Change!
Join us for a collaborative edition of People, Planet, Pint with Amplifi to help drive greater impact on local sustainability efforts. Amplifi, a local organisation uniting businesses around climate and the community, hosts this special FREE event on Wednesday 31st January at 5pm at the Amelia Scott Centre.
Amplifi event highlights:
- Watch a talk from Mike Berners-Lee (a renowned author on carbon footprints; The Burning Question and There Is No Planet B)
- Hear inspiring local business stories
- Find out more about Amplifi’s programme of local, FREE sector-specific activities across 2024 and beyond
- Join forces with fellow local businesses to drive action and create real change
- Eat food and drink from a selection of local sustainable companies
AXA Health, ChildrenSalon, Colley Raine & Associates, Cripps, Crowe, Fuggles, Handlesbanken, RTW Together BID, Royal Victoria Centre, the TN Card, Times of Tunbridge Wells, Tunbridge Wells Borough Council, Yoyo and more.
Anyone interested to learn more about sustainability is welcome. Register for this special FREE event today.
Your Volunteer Hosts
Georgia Strivens (People Planet Pint)
Georgia is a global marketing expert with a specialism in sustainability, events and digital innovation. She has worked for start-ups all the way through to major blue-chip organisations, including Salesforce, Oracle, RELX, Vonage and Delinian. Georgia has an entrepreneurial mindset with a passion for crafting ideas and strategies to inspire individuals and businesses to embrace sustainability. She believes that these endeavours cannot be achieved alone and it is unrealistic to expect ourselves to possess all the answers or attain perfection. Instead, she advocates for transparency, openness, and the courage to have candid conversations in a supportive environment where ideas can be shared, whilst having fun at the same time. You can connect with Georgia on LinkedIn.
Jenny Kitchen (Amplifi and Yoyo)
Jenny is the multi-award winning CEO of Yoyo Design, a creative digital agency that works with companies that do good in the world. She led the organisation through the B Corp certification in 2021, and now, as a B Corp ambassador, is a strong advocate and spokesperson of building better businesses with people, planet and prosperity at their hearts.
Pete Kenyon (Amplifi and Cripps)
Pete is a partner at the law firm Cripps that is headquartered in Tunbridge Wells. He is part of the team defining and driving Cripps’ purpose to use its experience and empathy to make a positive and lasting difference to people’s lives and businesses. Pete is motivated by an understanding that when we open our eyes to the world around us, we can find ways of making it better together. In setting up Amplifi, he believes our collective skills and knowledge will create an impact on the community and planet today that we can be proud of tomorrow.
About People Planet Pint
Pop down to your local People Planet Pint meetup to find more about what’s going on locally with sustainability and how you can get involved.
No pitches, powerpoints or panels. Just People, Planet, Pint/s.
Your local meetup is a great place to start your journey or continue learning, and meet diverse people to chat about life and how we can sustain it. Every job is a climate job, so come along and learn about how you can take action, as well as what is going on locally.
We welcome everyone, regardless of their experience or background. People Planet Pint is a space where everyone can feel comfortable learning about sustainability and sharing their ideas.
Afterall, creating a sustainable future requires connected communities. And what better way to bring everyone together than over a drink?
KRYSTAL are an award-winning, 100% green web hosting provider, with datacentres in the UK, US, & Europe. They are climate positive, and their approach centres on value, quality and transparency.
We are delighted to announce our partnership with Krystal (the UK’s only B Corp web hosting/cloud provider), and welcome them on board as sponsors of the People, Planet, Pint events.
This means the first 33 drinks are on Krystal at every event, and has allowed us to invest and upscale the series to accelerate action on climate change.
Small99 provides carbon reduction plans for micro and small businesses. With a simple measurement tool and practical actions broken down into 10 minute to-do lists, Small99 empowers the 99% of businesses to start on their sustainability journey, and win more customers while doing so.