Navigating Sustainability: Insights from BREEAM and GRESB Leaders Europe

When: Wednesday 19th June, 2024

Join us for an engaging webinar hosted by BREEAM. BRE’s Head of Partnerships, James Fisher, will be joined by Charles van Thiel, Director of Real Estate, and Alodie McLaren, Sustainable Real Estate Specialist, both from GRESB, along with Tom Wilson, Head of Delivery for Building Performance at BRE.

This discussion will provide valuable insights into emerging opportunities, trends, and challenges in sustainability within the commercial real estate market. Learn about key considerations for sustainable portfolio performance and learn more about the 2024 BREEAM In-Use & GRESB Mapping Resource to enhance your reporting.

Why attend?

Explore the benefits of BREEAM, the leading certification for sustainable real estate, and understand how it can enhance your GRESB submissions. Gain actionable insights into the value that Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) considerations, powered by BREEAM, can bring to your properties. Learn about the future roadmap for both BREEAM and GRESB as they evolve to address the most challenging ESG questions in the sector.

Key takeaways:

  • Understand the intrinsic value that BREEAM brings to investors and GRESB respondents
  • Discover new tools from BREEAM & GRESB that simplify submission pathways
  • Get a high-level overview of BREEAM Version 7 and the future GRESB assessment
  • Engage in a panel discussion and Q&A session with our expert speakers.

Who should attend?

This event is for investors, owners, and operators of commercial buildings, ESG leads, sustainability team members, and those involved in the daily development and management of real assets. It’s an opportunity to align your strategy with industry best practices and future-proof your approach.

What will participants gain?

  • Strategic management of your GRESB submissions supported by BREEAM certifications
  • Quick wins for your portfolio from a certification standpoint
  • Real-world examples of how BREEAM customers utilise the scheme
  • Insights into upcoming innovations in BREEAM & GRESB.


  • Introduction & Overview – James Fisher, Head of Strategic Partnerships, BRE
  • BREEAM Roadmap & Tools – Tom Wilson, Head of Delivery, Building Performance Services, BRE
  • GRESB Future Pathway – Charles van Thiel, Director of Real Estate, GRESB
  • Practical Tips for GRESB Submissions – Alodie McLaren, Sustainable Real Estate Specialist, GRESB
  • Panel Discussion & Q&A


We look forward to welcoming you to this informative session.



There will be time during the session for attendees to ask questions to the panel of speakers.

The webinar will be recorded and shared with attendees post event.

BRE reserves the right to refuse to accept any registration.



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Jun 19 2024


10:00 am - 11:00 am






BRE Events
0330 8280 481
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