• EVOLVE: THE ESG TRAINING ACADEMY

EVORA will be hosting a series of online training webinars, offered at both foundation and master levels, to cover key real estate industry trends.

Foundation Courses

ESG Introduction | 21 October 2021

  • The drivers of ESG have never been so important in the marketplace, affecting share prices, corporate reputations and investment returns.
  • This webinar will take attendees through the key drivers, impacts and associated acronyms (real estate does love them) to provide the first step in the EVORA Academy webinar series.

Philippa Gill | 09:30 – 11:00 UK time

Master Courses

Investment Impact of ESG | 2 November

  • The investment profession is facing a landscape of rapidly changing legislation, new assessment criteria, modelling challenges and impact on returns.
  • This webinar will focus on how climate risk and resilience, combined with market factors, are impacting the different stages of the investment cycle and what the known unknowns are likely to be ahead.

Philippa Gill & Meghan Johnson | 14:00 – 16:00 UK time

Bringing ESG into Commercial Real Estate Lending | 4 November

  • This session is an introduction to ESG for the commercial real estate (CRE) debt sector.
  • The session will provide an overview of ESG foundations and build to inform participants about the emerging views of ESG risks and opportunities within the CRE debt sector.

Aoife Busher & Paul Sutcliffe | 09:30 – 11:30 UK time

Talking TCFD: Updates to Guidance and Best Practices | 24 November

  • With record-breaking weather events unfolding around the world and pressure from investors and regulators mounting, real assets managers are grappling with how to manage the climate risks facing their portfolios and how to communicate their resilience strategies.
  • In this webinar, EVORA Global’s TCFD team discusses the evolving TCFD landscape and interprets it for commercial real estate and real assets investment management.
  • Join us as we provide an overview of the TCFD recommendations, as well as updates on the newest proposed guidance and legislation, the increasing pressure to get to Scenario Analysis and financial quantification, and our advice for how to use TCFD as a process to increase climate resilience within your organisation.

Meghan Johnson & Phil Fieldhouse | 09:30 – 11:30 UK time

How to apply Regulations and EU Taxonomy for Commercial Real Estate | 1 December

  • In this session, we will provide a brief on recent and future expected updates to both regulations and share practical advice for participants adapting new regulatory requirements to commercial real estate investment

Aoife Busher & Paul Sutcliffe | 09:30 – 11:30 UK time

Net Zero Carbon and How to Get There | 8 December

  • There are countries, companies and buildings declaring their commitments and going Net Zero but what does this mean, and how might they be getting there?
  • This session will dig into the language, metrics and methods used in Net Zero strategies and will provide practical guidance on how to start that journey for yourselves.

Ryan Sit, Jack Waring, & Leighton Smith | 09:30 – 11:30 UK time

*We are delighted to invite everyone to our Foundation Course but we do reserve the right to restrict access to our Master Courses, at our discretion.

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As part of our mission to drive positive change within the real estate industry, we are highly aware that one of the most effective ways to achieve this goal is for us to share our knowledge and passion.

Our EVOLVE education programme, designed to translate the vocabulary of ESG into everyday language, provides a segmented and accessible pathway, beginning from a foundation course on an introduction to ESG, through to more complex master sessions on issues such as Net Zero and TCFD.

All our training is accessible through our webinar series and can also be tailored for an in-house audience. For more information or any questions, get in touch with us at training@evoraglobal.com

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If you are interested in attending any future webinars or would like tailored training sessions, please get in touch with training@evoraglobal.com

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