Carbon Accounting and Management

Following the BCS Hampshire AGM

Date:
Wednesday 20 October 2010

Time:
6.00pm for 6.30pm

Venue: Southampton Solent University Conference Centre, Test Meeting Room, Ground floor, 157-187 Above Bar Street, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 7NN

Speaker:
Ravinder Singh MBA, MEng., SM-IEEE, PMP, Prince-2, Lead Auditor ISO 27001/ BS7799, CMMI, ISO 9001

Joint with the BCS Hampshire Branch, BCS GreenIT SG and Southampton Solent University

All can attend the AGM, but only members of the BCS Hampshire Branch can vote.

The presentation will address:
What is dangerous climate?
2 degree effects; Emission reduction targets for 2 degree Celsius;
Carbon footprint; Scopes of emissions;
Methodology and standards;
Steps in Carbon Accounting and Management strategy;
Process flow; Carbon offsetting; Carbon Trading; Cap and Trade schemes;
Compliance schemes

Ravinder Singh is a Strategy and Management Consultant –

Ravinder has extensive experience in Programme and Product Strategy Management in both public and private sector.

In his 18+ years experience in management and consulting within the IT sector, successfully managing programmes with budgets up to $95 million. Ravinder has extensive experience in Programme/ Project Management and Strategy Management in both public and private sectors including CMMI level 5 companies, World Bank, Government of India, Defence, major financial institutions, anti-money laundering, Big-4 consulting, telecom companies and the oil/utility industry.

Ravinder has two copyrights of software in his name and has published 9 research papers.

Listed in WHO'S WHO in ASIA, First edition published in 2006 by Marquis Who’s Who, USA.(Publisher of Who’s Who in America since 1899).

GOVERNOR of Boyne Hill Church of England Voluntary Controlled Infant and Nursery School, Maidenhead.

NOMINATED FOR NATIONAL AWARD - Shri Dewang Mehta Award for Innovation in Information Technology- 2003, Ministry of Communications, & IT, Govt. of India.

Ravinder is an MBA from India and an MEng and BEng from Punjab Engineering College, Panjab University, Chandigarh(India).

Ravinder is a certified PMP (Project Management Professional), a PRINCE-2 Practitioner, a certified Lead Auditor for information security ISO 27001, CMMI, ISO 9001 and a senior member of IEEE(USA), PMI(USA), Computer Society of India, Institution of Engineers. He is also member board of studies, visiting faculty, and expert speaker for various universities and colleges.

Previously he was Head of Product Strategy, Greenstone Carbon Management Ltd., London. Greenstone Carbon Management Ltd. provides software solutions, consultancy and services for Climate change, sustainability and environment management, Carbon management, measurement, foot-printing, reduction, software solutions and offsets. Lead and manage Greenstone’s overall software products strategy, roadmap, product and resource planning, and product development. Manage stakeholders’ expectations. Management and development of the processes, audit, quality assurance and product verification. In-depth market and industry research, analysis and competitive positioning for the product suite.

Ravinder Singh - Presentation (PDF)