REVEALED: hosts for elemental theatres at InstallerSHOW

elemental has revealed the hosts for some of its content at InstallerSHOW this year, running from 27th to 29th June at the NEC in Birmingham.

The elemental content will cover decarbonisation in the built environment, including topics such as social housing retrofit, EV charging infrastructure, designing net zero buildings and delivering low-carbon retrofit at scale.

Our hosts for 2023 are:

Rachel England

Rachel is a climate and sustainability communicator with over a decade’s experience covering everything from net zero and regenerative agriculture to green tech and the circular economy. Rachel also regularly hosts webinars and live panel discussions for elemental on our Crowdcast channel.

Jim McClelland

Jim McClelland - SustMeme

Jim McClelland is a writer, editor and speaker, specialising in business and the built environment. With a background in publishing and events, he writes regularly for special reports published in The Times and The Sunday Times newspapers, plus enjoys a strong profile on social media as Brand Ambassador for SustMeme and the Top 500 rankings.

Anne Davies

Anne Davies is the face of BBC East Midlands Today.  She is a ‘presenter trainer’ and coach, a journalist, presenter and television producer. Anne is currently Deputy Lieutenant of Leicestershire and has been awarded an Honorary  Doctor of Letters from De Montfort University.  She presents Children In Need every year for the BBC and is a Patron of Rainbow’s Children’s Hospice as well as LOROS.

Jess Shanahan

Automotive journalist, mobility futurist, and content strategist Jess Shanahan covers the emerging stories around electric vehicles and sustainable, autonomous technologies. Jess is perfectly placed to cover future-of-technology stories, bringing balanced thinking and challenging viewpoints to progressive business audiences.

Through the content agency Jet Social, which she founded in 2012, Jess and her team specialise in strategic content creation for businesses active in the automotive, SaaS, sustainability, and technology sectors. Led by Jess, Jet Social helps future-focused brands engage with their audiences through impactful storytelling and thought leadership.

As a print and broadcast journalist, Jess has written for The Guardian, The BBC, MotorPro, British Airways’ The Club, and, and is regularly called upon by local and national news outlets to discuss EV adoption and other motoring topics on live television and radio.

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