29 Feb '16, 2pm

Collaboration, capacity and certainty key to city wide sustainability, says UK-GBC Birmingham City Summit

The calls for collaboration follow a two day summit organised by the UK-GBC in partnership with Birmingham City Council, which saw 100 hand-picked delegates address sustainability issues from green infrastructure to boosting energy efficiency across the region. Intensive workshops, designed to produce actions as well as ambition, were attended by Birmingham City Council and UK Green Building Council member businesses and organisations from the West Midlands and across the UK. The teams also visited three sites across Birmingham – Druid’s Heath, Icknield Port Loop, and Eastside & Curzon - to see some of the challenges and opportunities first hand, and meet communities affected by them. UK-GBC’s city summits use the unique collaborative power of its membership – which spans investors, occupiers, developers, consultants, designers, engineers, contractors and suppliers - to ad...

Full article: http://www.ukgbc.org/press-centre/press-releases/collabor...

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