Seminars

WAQF 2018 Seminar: Tackling Air Pollution at a local level Local and links with Climate Change and Air Pollution

Published Date: 24/09/2018

The 2018 Annual Air Quality Seminar will be held on Thursday 4th October at Caerphilly Council Chamber at Penallta House. The seminar theme this year Tackling Air Pollution at a local level Local and links with Climate Change and Air Pollution. The Provisional Programme for the event is available below:

WAQF 2017 Seminar: Policies introduction to NO2 plans and Clean Air Zones and Regional and Local Measures

Published Date: 06/11/2017

The 2017 Annual Air Quality Seminar was held on the 12th October at Caerphilly Council Chamber at Penallta House. The seminar theme this year was NO2 plans, Clean Air Zones (CAZ); and the way forward from a national, regional and local level. It included case study on a Local Authorities Action Plan, a presentation on implementing Clean Air Zones, and examples of impacts of measures such as walking schools and the introduction of low emission buses. The programme for the event and each of the presentations are available from the links below:

WAQF 2016 Seminar: Policy updates and developments in Air Quality Research

Published Date: 19/10/2016

The Annual Air Quality Seminar was held on Thursday 6th October 2016 at Caerphilly Council Chamber at Penallta House. The Morning Sessions theme was mostly related to Policies and Air Quality, with talks on State of Natural Resources Report (SoNaRR) and Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015. The latter half of the day was more focused on some of the research that is taking place within air quality including, air quality research using telematics data, the use of satellite measurements and the potential for this to be used of air quality monitoring, a non-bias review of different types of small air sensors and sources of Nickel in Pontardawe. The programme for the event and each of the presentations are available from the links below: