Live Webinar

Get to Net Zero: Don’t Forget Your Building Portfolio!

Did you know buildings make up over 15 percent of global CO2 emissions? Reducing the impact of your building portfolio can help you meet your emission reduction targets. Join this webinar to learn about IFC’s EDGE green building certification, an innovative solution that can help you transition your building portfolio to zero carbon.

The business world is under increasing pressure from customers and investors to take meaningful action on climate change. As companies set science-based targets and carbon neutrality targets, a logical place to focus on for emissions reductions is the company’s real estate stock.

The webinar will highlight how to quantify the carbon footprint of your entire building portfolio and develop a roadmap to reach zero carbon using the free EDGE App. You will also learn about the benefits of a green-certified portfolio, from attracting investment to facilitating sustainability reporting.

An innovation of IFC, EDGE (“Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies”) provides market leaders with the opportunity to gain a competitive advantage by differentiating their products. EDGE brings speed, market intelligence and an investment focus to the next generation of green building certification in more than 160 countries.

You will learn the following by joining the webinar:

• How to use EDGE to develop a zero-carbon portfolio strategy
• How to use EDGE certification to support your CSR reporting
• How to use a green-certified building portfolio to access green finance


• Harry Fernau, Global Product Manager, Energy & Green Building, SGS
• Eleni Polychroniadou, EDGE Program Manager, Sphera


Title: Get to Net Zero: Don’t Forget Your Building Portfolio!

Duration: 45 minutes

The webinar will be held on Tuesday, April 7 at 3:00pm GMT

Does this day and/or time not work for you? We are also offering this webinar on Wednesday, April 8 at 8:00am GMT.

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