ESG Webinars

2020 GRESB Results Events

Held online last year, we designed the programs to focus on the live topics and fast-emerging trends faced by the real asset industry.

  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1bGWlynkiks&feature=youtu.be

Climate Risk Platform Demo and Q&A Webinars

GRESB Climate Change Specialist, Erik Landry, introduces and demos the Platform and is joined by data provider Munich Re to provide greater detail and answer questions.

2021 Live Training Q&As

GRESB hosted a series of live Q&A’s at different time zones to provide additional support to participants for Assessment training

  • You can find a PDF with the questions and answers from the live Q&A’s here.

    2021 Live Q&A – March 16 Asia Pacific

    2021 Live Q&A – March 16 Europe & North America

  • 2021 Live Q&A – March 17 Asia Pacific

    2021 Live Q&A – March 17 Europe & North America

Webinars

GRESB hosts regular webinars with Partners to improve ESG reporting to the GRESB Assessments. See the event calendar for upcoming webinars and events.

  • This webinar explores the changing landscape of real asset investments in the context of climate change and draws from the experiences of global and regional players to illustrate their management processes and practices.

     landscape of real asset investments in the context of climate change and draws from the experiences of global and regional players to illustrate their management processes and practices.

    This instalment will look at establishing the GRESB Performance Component and how to measure what matters. We’ll also hear from Ethan Gilbert, ESG Program Manager from Prologis. Prologis was a GRESB leader in LatAm in 2020.

    COVID-19 clearly demonstrated the need for more resilient investments and underscored the need to unlock more innovative finance to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

    During the panel discussion led by Wietse de Vries (Almazara | Real Assets Advisory), Vincent van Bijleveld (Finance Ideas), Maarten Jennen (PGGM) and Josien Piek (GRESB) discussed the determination and mitigation of climate risks.

    Interview with Josien Piek, Head of EMEA at the INVESTMENTexpo 2020

    GRESB and Nordea partnered for the 3rd Annual Nordea | GRESB Green Building Forum, bringing together leading investors, market experts, and climate scientists who are shaping the sustainable financing markets of the future.

  • At this session, Amélie Delaunay, Director of Research and Professional Standards at ANREV joined by Ruben Langbroek, Head of Asia Pacific at GRESB, provided an introduction of ANREV’s ESG initiatives, as well as on GRESB’s Real Estate Assessment; followed by presentations by Jonathan Waite, Manager of Global Responsible Investments and Governance at APG Asset Management and Chewy Chang, Sustainability Manager at Lendlease, who touched upon the ESG practices of their respective organizations, with a slight focus on the Management component of GRESB’s assessment.

    At this session, Amélie Delaunay, Director of Research and Professional Standards at ANREV joined by Ruben Langbroek, Head of Asia Pacific at GRESB provided an introduction of ANREV’s ESG initiatives and GRESB’s Real Estate Assessment; followed by presentations by Tom Miller, Senior Managing Director – Head of Development and Sustainability at LaSalle Investment Management, and Feng Lu, Managing Director – Projects, Real Estate Group at CITIC Capital Holdings, who touched upon the ESG practices of their respective organizations, with a slight focus on the Performance component of GRESB’s assessment.

    At this session, Amélie Delaunay, Director of Research and Professional Standards at ANREV joined by Ruben Langbroek, Head of Asia Pacific at GRESB  provided an introduction of ANREV’s ESG initiatives and GRESB’s Real Estate Assessment; followed by presentations by Ian Lieblich, Sustainability Manager at Investa Property Group , and Karen Xu, Head of Investor Relations  at White Peak Real Estate Investment,  touched upon the ESG practices of their respective organizations, with a slight focus on the Development component of GRESB’s assessment.

  • GRESB Infrastructure Public Disclosure: Introductory Webinar

    We are very excited to announce the release of GRESB’s first Infrastructure Public Disclosure dataset in partnership with the Global Listed Infrastructure Organisation. https://gresb.com/gresb-infrastructure-public-disclosure-introductory-webinar/

    [Video] The Impact of ESG on Commercial Real Estate

    Watch Dan Winters, GRESB Head of Americas, in this video webinar from S&P Global Market Intelligence on the impact of ESG on commercial real estate. This webinar explores the connection between ESG factors and Commercial Real Estate. We look at how ESG impacts how assets are evaluated, public REITs and funds are analyzed, as well…

    https://gresb.com/impact-esg-commercial-real-estate/

    Navigating 2020 & Beyond in the Australian Hotel Sector as COVID-19 & ESG Cross Paths – Webinar

    During this briefing, a panel of experts will explore the impact of COVID-19 to Australian’s Hotel sector and how ESG fitting into the plan. Amélie Delaunay of ANREV, Dr Sabine Schaffer of Pro-invest, Ruben Langbroek of GRESB and Carlos Flores of NABERS will share with us their views from different perspectives.

  • The State of GRESB: 2020 vision into the future of the framework

    GRESB Premier Partner Goby hosts a webinar on the state of GRESB in 2020 with a cameo by Dan Winters, Head of Americas. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wPsruY6NE2c The new year is always a time for change. Whether the changes are large or small, the theme of a new beginning permeates all facets of life and business. GRESB is…

    CBRE – The Future of Sustainability Webinar


    COVID-19 has impacted the sustainability of building operations in many ways – with reduced energy consumption, lower energy prices and an increase in single use plastics, to name a few. It has also accelerated the digitization of many facets of our lives, including how we engage with each other and the built environment. Our next webinar will discuss how the environmental and social sustainability aspects of the spaces we occupy have been impacted by COVID-19, the commercial benefits of responsible investment, as well as exploring the ethical debate around sustainable digitization.

    Completing the GRESB Real Estate Assessment and maximizing your score


    GRESB is a global organization that aims to ensure sustainable real assets- that meet current needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet the needs of their own. The GRESB Real Estate Assessment assesses and compares the ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) performance of listed property companies, private property funds, developers and investors…