Sustainable buildings can improve rental and resale values, improve tenant retention, reduce operational costs, and meet regulatory requirements.

This year’s conference will explore the value proposition of sustainable buildings and estates. It will examine sustainability as a mechanism for de-risking investment and different funding models for energy efficiency.

Why you should attend

  • Understand sustainability from the lender's perspective
  • Learn about different funding approaches
  • Find out about the fund manager's criteria for investing in sustainability
  • Understand how to make the business case for investment
  • Learn how to create sustainable value in existing portfolios

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Network with representatives of the following organisations:

ISS World Services  Standard Chartered Bank
Hammerson Legal and General Property
Prologis RBS Risk Management
Skanska Argent
Credit Suisse UKGBC
ES EnviroSustain GmbH Better Buildings Partnership
Hilson Moran NBIM
EEVS Insight Crosslane
SLR Consulting Limited EnergyPro Ltd
Land Securities MJ Mapp
PGGM Bellrock Property & Facilities Management
M&G Real Estate TH Real Estate
Barclays Bank Aberdeen Asset Management
CBRE Deutsche Alternative Asset Management (UK) Ltd
Goodman Cushman & Wakefield

 

When: 18 November 2015
Where: Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Square, London, NW1 2BE
Price: £150

Speakers

Dr Steven Fawkes

Dr Steven Fawkes

Ioannis Orfanos

Ioannis Orfanos

Jessica Pilz

Jessica Pilz

Andy Lewry

Andy Lewry

John Pike

John Pike

Chris Bennett

Chris Bennett

Carl Brooks

Carl Brooks

Neil Pennell

Neil Pennell

Christoph Harwood

Christoph Harwood

Lord Redesdale

Lord Redesdale

Mathieu Elshout

Mathieu Elshout

Sebastian Charles

Sebastian Charles

Ben Kott

Ben Kott

Programme


This one day conference aimed at the investor community and owner/occupiers will explore the value proposition of sustainable buildings in order to maintain resale value, raise rents, ensure quality tenants and reduce bills. Topics will include understanding the value of sustainability, the role of green leases, funding for sustainability, the investment opportunities from devolution and the role sustainable buildings have in regeneration.

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Morning - The business case for investors

Afternoon - Delivering Sustainability

Sponsors

Headline Sponsor

 

Sustainable Commercial Solutions (SCS) is a niche, independent sustainability consultancy. We're passionate about what we do, but equally recognise the commercial opportunity sustainability offers.

Our energy and environmental experts are not only specialists in sustainability and energy management, but also have a deep understanding of its application to commercial buildings and corporate organisations.

www.sustainablecommercialsoultions.co.uk 

Drinks Reception Sponsor

 

The smartphone revolution is happening right now - the fastest ever spread of a new technology. Organisations are finding new ways to make money and engage audiences through the power of mobile communication.

City-Insights offers a flexible, cost-effective way to join the revolution. Based on mobile internet, our Platform lets you create multimedia experience points and trails linked to any location you choose. It's simple, beautiful, proven and works on all smart devices.

www.city-insights.com

Presentation Sponsors

 

EnergyDeck

EnergyDeck enables organisations to reduce costs, increase efficiency, and enhance occupant health and well-being.

It is an Internet of Things platform that captures the entire range of energy, resource and environmental data relating to the built environment. Users benefit from highly flexible data management, automatic performance benchmarking and effective stakeholder engagement, all delivered through a powerful and intuitive interface.

EnergyDeck addresses the main challenges for building owners, occupiers and managers arising from limited data accessibility, poor data quality, lack of performance insights, and low visibility on financial returns of improvement measures.

www.energydeck.com

 

K&L Gates LLP comprises more than 2,000 lawyers who practice in fully integrated offices located on five continents. It represents leading global corporations, growth and middle-market companies, capital markets participants and entrepreneurs in every major industry group as well as public sector entities, educational institutions, philanthropic organizations and individuals. Our practice is a robust full market practice - cutting edge, complex and dynamic, at once regional, national and international in scope.

www.klgates.com

 

Supporters

The BPF sustains and promotes the interests of all those who own and invest in property in the UK.  Its members include property owners and developers, institutions, fund managers, investment banks and organisations that support the industry.  Its main activities are lobbying, raising the profile of the industry and encouraging sustainability and best practice. To find out how to become a member, visit www.bpf.org.uk.

Green Value Associates is an investment management and advisory services boutique focusing on originating, assessing and managing sustainable investments eligible for third party finance. It operates as a collaborative professional network of independent subject-matter experts. www.greenvalueassociates.com

The Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) is the lead qualifying body for Architectural Technology and represents those practising and studying within the discipline. CIAT qualifies Chartered Architectural Technologists, MCIAT, and professionally qualified Architectural Technicians, TCIAT. www.ciat.org.uk

The Investor Confidence Project (ICP), a project of the Environmental Defense Fund, defines a clear road-map from retrofit opportunity to reliable Investor Ready Energy Efficiency™. With a suite of Commercial and Multifamily Energy Performance Protocols in place, ICP reduces transaction costs by assembling existing standards and practices into a consistent and transparent process that promotes efficient markets by increasing confidence in energy efficiency as a demand-side resource. www.eeperformance.org

The BBP is a collaboration of the UK’s leading commercial property owners who are working together to improve the sustainability performance of existing buildings.
Our aim is to enable market transformation through sustainability leadership and knowledge sharing across the property industry. www.betterbuildingspartnership.co.uk

 

PGGM is a Dutch pension fund service provider and manage the pensions for different pension funds, with assets worth in excess of EUR 186,6 billion. Its activity includes advise on responsible investment and asset management. www.pggm.nl

The Energy Services and Technology Association (ESTA) is the UK’s leading energy management industry association.  With over 25 years’ involvement in energy management, ESTA is a standard setter in the development of the industry. www.esta.org.uk

Marksman Consulting is an environmental finance consultancy working on finance strategies for a range of clients.   Sometimes we work with clients who are delivering environmental programmes and need access to finance, sometimes with those who want to provide the required financial solutions. www.marksmanconsulting.co.uk

The Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA) is the professional home of over 15,000 environment and sustainability professionals from around the globe. IEMA’s role is to support individuals and organisations to set, recognise and achieve global sustainability standards and practice. www.iema.net

Land Securities is a FTSE 100 company and the largest Real Estate Investment Trust ( REIT ) in the UK on the basis of equity market capitalisation.
We own, develop and manage offices, shopping centres and retail parks in the UK. By meeting the needs of businesses and communities, we create long-term value for shareholders and opportunities for employees. www.landsecurities.com

 

The Royal Bank of Scotland plc (RBS) is a retail banking subsidiary of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, mainly in Scotland. The RBS Innovation Gateway was launched in March 2015 to reduce emissions and increase resource efficiency across its eastate in the UK, which comprises 2,235 branches, over 300 large offices, 42 industrial sites and five data centres. www.rbs.co.uk

BREEAM is the world's foremost environmental assessment method and rating system for buildings, with 425,000 buildings with certified BREEAM assessment ratings and two million registered for assessment since it was first launched in 1990. www.breeam.com

Venue

40% Symposium is being hosted at the Wellcome Collection. Wellcome Collection is the free visitor destination for the incurably curious. Located at 183 Euston Road, London, it explores the connections between medicine, life and art in the past, present and future. The venue offers visitors contemporary and historic exhibitions and collections, lively public events, the world-renowned Wellcome Library, a café, a shop, a restaurant and conference facilities as well as publications, tours, a book prize, international and digital projects. Wellcome Collection is part of the Wellcome Trust

Wellcome Collection:

183 Euston Square, London, NW1 2BE www.wellcomecollection.org