Did you know that ‘green jobs’ might mean working in  fashion, retail, design, mental health, entrepreneurship, transport or even beer brewing?!

Find out more at the inaugural Forest Fest!

 

 

 

 

 

A Festival Of Future Work | #NotYourAverageJobsFair

This festival is one of a kind – designed to celebrate the vibrancy and array of opportunities the green sector has to offer.

Find out more from our selection of expert speakers, workshops and interviews, against a backdrop of music, networking and more. All taking place across 3 stages that embrace the best of sustainability, alternative careers and green culture. Forest Fest is a party for all.

 

 

 

 

 

Speaker 01

Are we human because of unique traits and attributes not shared with either animal or machine?

Founder Radhika Srinivasan standing with boxes of her eco-PPE
Eco-Textura Founder Radhika Srinivasan

Speaker 02

Are we human because of unique traits and attributes not shared with either animal or machine?

Founder Radhika Srinivasan standing with boxes of her eco-PPE
Eco-Textura Founder Radhika Srinivasan

Speaker 03

Are we human because of unique traits and attributes not shared with either animal or machine?

Founder Radhika Srinivasan standing with boxes of her eco-PPE
Eco-Textura Founder Radhika Srinivasan
 

 

 

Forest Fest is a day festival in Waltham Forest which sets the stage for aspiring young people who wish to enter the world of sustainability and green jobs, as well as delivering a safe and welcoming event for our diverse audience and attendees. Our aim is to make sustainability simple.

Whether you’re here to grab a bite, or mingle with your local community, we’ll have the perfect event lined up for you and your friends. With more than 10 businesses across 3 stages embracing the best of sustainability, alternative careers and green culture, we are a party for all.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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4.00pm: Doors Open?

4.30pm: Opening Act

5.00pm to 6.00pm: Main Stage – What is sustainability?

6.00pm: Mingle Mingle

7.00pm – 8.00pm: Main Stage – How did I become a green leader?

Ticket Office

Gain your FREE exclusive access to the Festival by booking your ticket here or simply pop-by and collect your wristband at the Crate box office.

Feeling Peckish?

We’ve got great food and drink from our vendors; The Italian Bakery, Crosstown, Baggio Burgers, Hanoi Ca Phe, Long and Short Coffee, The Untraditional Pub and many more – come and enjoy!

Your Organisers

OurPledge – Our mission is to bring people together for the planet in ways that offer opportunities for connection and inspiration for action.

Art Clubbers – Art Clubbers bridges the gap between placemaking and artistic development. We connect creatives and communities through bespoke interventions.

Partners

Crate – An exciting business community for creatives, retailers, food outlets and service businesses in the heart of Waltham Forest, E17

A hop skip and a jump from St James Street station on the overground connecting you to nearby Walthamstow Central, the Victoria Line, and direct through to Liverpool Street in the City of London.

 

 

 

London Borough of Waltham Forest – Waltham Forest, in north-east London, is one of the greenest boroughs north of the River Thames.

It’s made up of three neighbourhoods: Chingford in the north, Walthamstow in the centre and Leyton and Leytonstone in the south.

There are still opportunities to be involved so if you’d like to host a stall, run a workshop or sponsor the event, please click here.