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Conference: Maximising the Opportunities of a Sustainably Built Future

The AJ has complimentary passes for the conference Investing in Sustainability: Maximising the Opportunities of a Sustainably Built Future, to be held at the Barbican Centre on Thursday, 26th May 2011

AJ is an official partner for the full-day conference that will address the challenges and opportunities of financing, sourcing materials and technologies, constructing and marketing sustainable buildings in the 21st century.

In conjunction with the conference host Sustain Worldwide, we are offering three complimentary delegates’ places to the first three AJ readers who respond. To claim one of the three places, which will be allocated on a first come, first served basis, simply write ‘Investing in Sustainability Conference - AJ’ in the subject line of the email and type your name, address and a contact phone number in the body of the email and send to:

Tickets are priced £795 discounted to £495 for bookings made by 31st March 2011. (Further discounts for group bookings.) To book your seat at what will be a sold out event, register now at

Speakers at the conference include:

The keynote address: A vision of sustainable development for the 21st Century by Jonathon Porritt (pictured), environmentalist, author, founder director of Forum for the Future, and a non-executive director of developers Wilmot Dixon.

Overcoming the challenges of developing sustainably and making it profitable by Gilberto Jordan, CEO of the Andre Jordan Group and the developer of Belas Clube de Campo, Lisbon.

The latest cutting edge applicable sustainable technologies and materials by Andrew Mellor, Head of Sustainability at PRP Architects.

Plus presentations on:

  • Accessing development finance to build sustainable resorts and communities
  • How green Property will deliver better returns: the link between sustainability and property values
  • Opportunities in resort development partnerships: mixed-use hotel & residential property resorts
  • Harnessing the media: intelligent targeting to secure investors and buyers of sustainable property

See the full programme at:

Who Should Attend? 
Everyone who is working in, or seeking to understand and maximise, the competitive advantages of sustainable development, including:

  • Resort & Community developers and housebuilders
  • Architects
  • Technologists
  • Academics
  • Sustainability specialists
  • Manufacturers of sustainable technologies and materials
  • Suppliers of sustainable technologies and materials
  • Procurement managers
  • Asset Managers
  • Regulators
  • Investors
  • Heads of Agent Networks
  • CEOs of Development Banks
  • CEOs & Presidents
  • Forward thinkers

Sponsorship opportunities

Sponsorship and Exhibition options are available. Extensive packages can be tailor-made to suit individual companies’ needs. Most packages include complimentary entry passes, targeted marketing initiatives as well as bespoke networking opportunities.


The host

Sustain Worldwide is an invitation-only membership organisation, comprising the world’s leading sustainable property developers and professionals working in the sustainability arena. See

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