Annual forum

SiLC Annual Forum 2022

We’re pleased to announce the SiLC Annual Forum will be taking place virtually on Tuesday 22nd March between 9:30am – 1:30pm.

This half day, virtual event will be hosted by SiLC PTP Chair, Ian Evans (Technical Director at Wood PLC), will feature a stellar line up of expert, industry speakers, each covering a wide array of topics.

This years event will be divided into two themes:

  • NQMS; 5 Years On – Where has it added value?
  • Sustainable Remediation and Climate Change.

Tickets cost £50 for SiLC Members, £20 for retired SiLC’s, £80 for non-SiLC’s and £40 for Affiliate Scheme members. Prices exclude VAT. Local authority staff, students and job seekers may attend the event free of charge.

To register your attendance click HERE to download a registration form.



We currently have a limited number of Associate Sponsor packages available. Please see details below.

Associate Sponsor £250 + VAT

  • Logo on sponsor slide during the webinar
  • Logo and overview in the event program
  • Company logo featured on the SiLC Annual Forum holding slide
  • Company logo featured on the comfort break video
  • Company credit during webinar opening & closing address
  • Company Logo featured in promotional marketing emails
  • One complementary webinar registration
  • 2x Twitter posts including your company logo and overview (120 followers)
  • 2x LinkedIn posts, included your company logo and overview (396 followers)
  • Company logo and overview featured in a follow up SiLC article in AGS Magazine (5,440 subscribers)

If your company would like to confirm sponsorship of the Annual Forum please email Caroline Kratz on before Friday 28th January.


SiLC Annual Forum 2021

The SiLC Annual Forum took place online on 30th March 2021.

Hosted by SiLC PTP Chair, Ian Evans (Technical Director at Wood PLC), the event featured a stellar line up of expert, industry speakers, each covering a wide array of topics.

The interactive event encouraged audience participation via live polls, the webinar chat facility and Q&A sessions. Delegates also had the opportunity to network in one of the multiple breakout rooms, each co-hosted by our presenters and members of the SiLC PTP.

The event was sponsored by Jackson Remediation Ltd as the Diamond Sponsor and VertaseFLI Ltd as the Gold Sponsor.

Joe Jackson of Jackson Remediation Ltd, presented on Remediation and Risk: Identification, Mitigation and Transparent Apportionment
View Joe’s presentation

Dr. Alan Thomas, Technical Fellow at ERM & Co-Chair of SuRF UK, gave a presentation on The SuRF UK Sustainability Process and Indicator Guidance.

View Alan’s presentation

Ellanor Joyce, Project Manager within the Magnox Winfrith End State Project, presented on the phased assessment of land quality for the Winfrith site through the final stages of decommissioning to support site closure

Dr. Tom Henman, Director at RSK Geosciences and Deputy Chair of the SiLC PTP, presented on Effective Risk Communication and Stakeholder Engagement

View Tom’s presentation

Highly experienced contaminated land officers Ann Barker and Rebekah Norbury jointly provided an introduction to the National Contaminated Land Officers’ Group (NCLOG) from inception through to progress to date plus an updated view on NQMS from a Contaminated Land Officer’s viewpoint.

View Rebekah & Ann’s presentation here

Dr. Paul Nathanail, Technical Director Contamination Assessment and Remediation at GHD UK and Deputy Chair of the SiLC Board, provided an interesting and useful presentation on Professional Qualifications and their recognition in a post-Brexit world.

View Paul’s presentation here

View the programme here