Latest News from Green Ventures

  • Tuesday 17 June 2014

    Green Ventures Delivers the Future Cities Living Data Portal

    Data is being used in the city to offer insight about local school and health provision - helping residents reshape their city.

    See the Guardian write up of the Living Data Portal: 

  • Thursday 30 January 2014

    Public Engagement at Alt-Crossens

    Lead by the Environment Agency, the Alt-Crossens Partnership is running a programme of pubic engagement events in January and February 2014 to demonstrate the options available for future drainage of the land. The public engagement events are using the aligned evidence, website platform and fly-t... Read More

  • Sunday 8 December 2013

    Benefits of the Peterborough Model highlighted at National Smart Cities Webinar

    In a recent National Smart Cities Webinar, four experts highlighted the benefits of The Peterborough Model in the transition of a city into a smart city. To view this webinar, click her... Read More

  • Thursday 7 November 2013

    Green Ventures Pilots Children's Health Programme

    Understanding Children's Health

    Green Ventures is piloting a programme to better understand Children's Health at a city scale. Working with Peterborough City Council and its newly created Health and Wellbeing Board, the Accelerated Collaboration and Visualisation solution is being used ... Read More

  • Wednesday 16 October 2013

    Green Ventures Raise Money for Action for Children

    Green Ventures Sleeping On The Streets

    On the 13th October a Green Ventures team raised more than £3,400 for Action For Children by sleeping rough on the streets of Birmingham City Centre. After excelling in a charity auction arranged by Action for Children, our team took to their... Read More

  • Wednesday 8 May 2013

    Accelerated Collaboration Team to Deliver £3m Future City Demonstrator Programme

    Opportunity Peterborough has commissioned the Accelerated Collaboration Team to organise and deliver the planning phase of the £3m Future City Demonstrator Programme.

    The Technology Strategy Board, who awarded the FCD prize, want to see the collaborative process that underpinned t... Read More

  • Tuesday 9 April 2013

    Green Ventures and Royal HaskoningDHV Sign Three-Year Deal

    Green Ventures and Royal HaskoningDHV (RHDHV) have signed an agreement to build and roll-out Accelerated Collaboration to RHDHV's base of clients across the UK and around the world. 

    The aptly named Green Ventures and RHDHV 'Collaboration Agreement' formalises an already close work... Read More

  • Monday 25 March 2013

    City Centre Plan Submitted for RTPI Award

    Peterborough City Council has submitted our recent City Centre Plan engagement work for the RTPI Awards.

    Our high speed project to gather and visualise plans for the city has been used by a wide range of organisations, and the visualisation video has even been played in local primary sc... Read More

  • Monday 18 February 2013

    Accelerated Collaboration Solution in use for Water Framework Directive

    Accelerated Collaboration is being trialled by the Environment Agency's Central Area as a way of building integrated future plans for river catchments. The A/C Solution is being piloted on the Old Bedford and Middle Level section of the River Great Ouse.

    Our solution is being used to al... Read More

  • Thursday 29 November 2012

    Green Ventures helps Peterborough to £24m Future City Short List

    Green Ventures, working in partnership with Royal Haskoning, Environmental Advantage, Opportunity Peterborough and Peterborough City Council has been successful in making the shortlist for the £24m Future City Demonstrator Fund. Our bid used elements of the Accelerated Collaboration process... Read More

  • Thursday 15 November 2012

    Leadership training on building partnerships - 15th November 2012

    Phil Newby delivers leadership training on building partnerships for 100 national leaders in the Environment Agencies Flood Risk and Coastal Management division.

    On the 15th November Phil Newby is running the ‘Leadership, but without hands on the purse-strings’ seminar for m... Read More

  • Monday 12 November 2012

    £24 million funding bid delivered

    Green Ventures and partners at Royal HaskoningDHV and Environmental Advantage have delivered a competitive bid to secure £24m of Technology Strategy Board funding.

    Working with partners at Opportunity Peterborough and Peterborough City Council, the team used elements of the Accele... Read More

  • Tuesday 6 November 2012

    Peterborough City Centre Plan project delivered

    Green Ventures and Royal Haskoning deliver the Peterborough City Centre Plan project. 

    On the 6th November a summary of the Peterborough City Centre Action plan was launched. Evidence was aligned using the Accelerated Collaboration process. The project, to collate and present the c... Read More

  • Thursday 20 September 2012

    Ousewashes.org launched!

    Following a successful Accelerated Collaboration project to bring 12 major partners together on the Ouse Washes and agree a detailed picture of the role and challenges for England’s largest piece of inland flood infrastructure, Green Ventures has launched the

  • Monday 17 September 2012

    Prince of Wales Start Conference 2012

    Green Ventures was chosen as one of only five companies to exhibit at the Prince of Wales’ Start Conference held in London in September. The Start Conference brought together 150 business and public sector leaders to work on finding solutions for four specific places in the UK

  • Thursday 1 March 2012

    Environment Capital Conference 2012

    Environment Capital Conference 2012 - presentation by Phil Green (Video)