Sustain Worldwide Conference 2011
Join us at the iconic Barbican Centre, to accelerate your competitive advantage via access to development finance, knowledge of leading edge sustainable technologies and materials, an understanding into the mindset of sustainable investors, whilst experiencing valuable networking opportunities with fellow thought leaders in the global sustainability arena.
About the Conference
Are you working in the sustainable development space but facing real challenges? Do you need to understand and access your customers faster and cheaper? Are you dealing with regulatory issues or unaware of the tax breaks, incentives and grants available for clean tech and low carbon enterprises? Do you require introductions to development finance, investors and partners?
Investing in Sustainability: Maximising the Opportunities of a Sustainably Built Future, hosted by Sustain Worldwide, is a dynamic one-day conference featuring internationally acclaimed practitioners and leading professionals working in the sustainability realm. The world class programme of speakers focuses on the lessons we can learn from current projects and experiences to help you achieve your goals, including:
The keynote address: A vision of sustainable development for the 21st Century by Jonathon Porritt, environmentalist, author, founder director of Forum for the Future, and a non-executive director of housebuilders and developers Wilmot Dixon, delivers his singular view of how sustainable development must proceed in a equitable manner in the 21st century.
Overcoming the challenges of developing sustainably and making it profitable
What’s required to take the concept of creating a sustainable resort and making it an economic, environmental and socially viable business? Gilberto Jordan, CEO of the Andre Jordan Group and the developer of Belas Clube de Campo, Lisbon, arguably the most sustainable privately developed community in Europe, delivers his experiences.
Visions of the future today: The latest cutting edge applicable sustainable technologies and materials
What are the technologies and materials being developed and brought to market today that will assist you in your commitment to sustainable development whilst also reducing the financial outgoings necessary to keep you ahead of the competition? Andrew Mellor, Head of Sustainability at PRP Architects, reveals the future’s technologies today.
Plus presentations on:
Investing in Sustainability: Maximising the Opportunities of a Sustainably Built Future is the only international sustainability conference dedicated to the built environment. The event is driving discussion on the main business drivers to large-scale consumer adoption of sustainably conceived, constructed and developed real estate.
Who Should Attend?
Everyone who is working in, or seeking to understand and maximise, the competitive advantages of sustainable development, including: