Episode 9 - CUTalks with Catherine Tilley

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In Episode 9 of CUTalks, Shreya and Thomas talk to Catherine Tilley, a researcher at the Institute for Manufacturing at Cambridge University, who is focussing on decision-making to improve social and environmental sustainability, and previously had a career at strategy and consulting firm McKinsey & Company. Catherine was also a keynote speaker at CUTEC’s Technology Ventures Conference last month.

This episode was sponsored by DesignSpark: design tools and resources for engineers to help make their ideas happen. The podcast was produced by Carl Homer, Cambridge TV.

Jump to the following topics:

  • Biggest sustainability challenges - 8:22

  • Establishing a culture of corporate sustainability - 10:15

  • Discussing sustainability in different types of decision-making - 13:42

  • Ways to reduce ‘uncertainty’ as a startup - 18:51