OCCA is continuing to monitor the ongoing situation with respect to the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19). We are following official UK government guidelines, which advise on how to contain, delay and mitigate the spread of the virus.
In line with the most recent government official guidance, all face to face OCCA meetings and events have been cancelled until further notice. However, we are focusing our efforts into providing a number of new online initiatives, including our newly launched Weekly Webinar series, Council & team meetings, networking and social events, primarily via our new Zoom platform.
Please see our website and social media platforms for details of all planned events, including booking links where appropriate.
Date: Wednesday 12th May 2021
Time: 14:30 – 15:30
Our Series 4 of OCCA Weekly Webinars continues with "Sustaina what ability and the climb to COP26" presented by Dr Geoff Mackey of BASF.
This webinar is free to attend, simply register below and you'll receive further details & joining instructions in due course.
We all want to contribute to a world that provides a viable future with enhanced quality of life for everyone. At BASF we do so by creating chemistry for our customers and society and by making the best use of available resources. Our corporate purpose at BASF is one that we live... “We create chemistry for a sustainable future.” We have the ability and we are ready to share it, build it and grow it...
Speaker Profile - Dr Geoff Mackey
Corporate Affairs & Sustainability Director
Geoff was brought up on a small family farm in South Armagh, N. Ireland, he read biology in Liverpool and followed it with a range of post graduate qualifications in Health & Safety and management including a sleepless MBA. His doctorate concerned the strategic business value of social networks.
He is a Director of BASF plc, responsible for a service portfolio in UK & Ireland and BASF’s Sustainability network in Europe.
A Fellow of IOD, RSC and IEMA, he has been within the BASF group for almost 20 years and advises a wide range of strategic and tactical groups inside and outside BASF covering private, public and third sector organizations in arenas including science, environment and further education.