Thanks to all who joined us at our recent AN INSPIRED FUTURE 2021 virtual event.
An Inspired Future engages industry professionals on sustainable and restorative business practices in corporate, institutional and public sector real estate, focusing on inspiring leaders to make changes that will ultimately affect the future of our planet by significantly reducing their company's environmental footprint. Proceeds of this event will be provided to the Building Energy Innovators Council (BEIC).
Thank you to our two speakers for their very informative sessions:
Toby Heaps, CEO, Corporate Knights: BUILDING BACK BETTER: THE ECONOMIC CASE FOR AIMING HIGHER
Stephan Dery, Assistant Deputy Minister, Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC): DRIVING THE GREEN BUILDING AGENDA IN CANADA
Click on the links above to view the presentations.
Click HERE to view a video recording of the event.
Thank you also to our generous SPONSORS for their support, and for making this event a success.
10:00am - 10:10 amEST Welcome and Opening Remarks - Gord Hicks, CEO, BGIS
10:10am - 11:00 am EST BUILDING BACK BETTER: THE ECONOMIC CASE FOR AIMING HIGHER - Toby Heaps, CEO, Corporate Knights Click HERE to view the presentation
11:00am - 11:45 am EST DRIVING THE GREEN BUILDING AGENDA IN CANADA - Stéphan Déry, Assistant Deputy Minister, Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC)
11:45am - 12:00pm EST Closing Remarks - Gord Hicks
CEO, Corporate Knights
Toby is the CEO and co-founder of Corporate Knights. He spearheaded the first global ranking of the world’s 100 most sustainable corporations in 2005, and in 2007 coined the term “clean capitalism.”
Assistant Deputy Minister, Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC)
Stéphan Déry was appointed as Assistant Deputy Minister (ADM) of Real Property Services (RPS) for Public Services and Procurement Canada on August 19, 2019.
As ADM of RPS, Stéphan is responsible for the delivery of the entire suite of real property services to 102 federal departments and agencies. RPS maintains a portfolio of leased and Crown-owned assets across Canada, manages an annual budget of more than $5 billion, and provides accommodation to over 260,000 public servants.
Stéphan is a member of the National Advisory Council for Building Owners and Managers Association.
Prior to his appointment as the ADM of RPS, Stéphan was Chief Executive Officer for the Translation Bureau at Public Services and Procurement Canada and the Department's Regional Director General for the Atlantic Region.
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS
We look forward to seeing you all at AN INSPIRED FUTURE 2022!
For GENERAL INFORMATION about the event, please contact Susan Featherstone.