The first annual GRESB Spring Conference took place last week at the Crystal in London, hosted by Siemens, and those of us who were there are still processing the many insights and takeaways from the event.
The venue was full of inspiring people — attendees, presenters and moderators — all gathered in one place. The combined energy of the group could be felt in the auditorium seats, over coffee and during the networking drinks in the lobby.
The program was arranged in three topical tracks:
- Climate Risk and Resilience – where we got clear about the challenges we are facing as an industry.
- ESG Solutions in Real Estate – where we took a deep dive into ESG solutions helping us mitigate climate risks.
- Impact of Digitalization – where we looked at the impact of digitalization on the real estate sector.
Here are 4 takeaways from the event, inspired by the beautiful building we were in, shaped by the speakers and discussed during the panels. [Read more…]