International Conference on Tourism, Climate Change and Sustainability: Profile on Keynote Speaker Leigh Hudson, Environmental Affairs Manager for British Airways

With only one day remaining until the International Conference on Tourism, Climate Change and Sustainability takes place, we look at our final Keynote speaker, Leigh Hudson from British Airways.

Leigh Hudson is the Environmental Affairs Manager for British Airways. Leigh currently leads British Airways carbon management portfolio including an extensive biofuels programme, as well as carbon accounting and efficiency initiatives.

She also oversees the company’s One Destination Carbon Fund, which aims to increase customers’ awareness of climate change by investing in small-scale community projects to install renewable energy.

She holds an MSc in Corporate Environmental Management from the University of Surrey. A Chartered Chemist, Leigh has extensive experience of environmental management within multinational corporations.

For more information on the conference please visit http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/tourism/news-and-events/events/conferences/climate-change-2012.html