Founded in 2007, IFPEB is an action-research laboratory for Sustainable Construction and the product of an alliance between the leading companies from the real estate, construction, industry and energy sectors. The institute acts as a collaborative consultancy, launches cross-functional projects, performs strategic monitoring, and stimulates shifts in the market towards new contractual, legal, financial and technical models.
The institute's activities are divided into four main areas: energy control, LCA, the renovation of buildings in the existing stock and the analysis of evaluation standards of the sustainable development performance of works.
Bureau Veritas is a world leader in testing, inspection and certification (TIC). Founded in 1828, the Group employs over 59,000 staff in 1330 offices spread over 140 countries. Bureau Veritas helps its clients to improve their performance by offering services and innovative solutions that go beyond mere compliance with standards to reduce risk, improve performance and promote sustainable development. Bureau Veritas is recognised and accredited by major national and international organisations.
EDF is mainly known for being the world's leading electrician. It is an international group particularly committed to sustainable development, especially as a producer of low carbon electricity, but is also known for its commitment to its clients through improvement of their energy performance. EDF also has a real estate division in charge of managing its commercial property stock, both owned and leased, to provide for its staff an effective working environment. This stock, which comprises 4.5 million m² in France, is subjected to long-term programmes to improve its environmental performance.
A subsidiary of Groupe La Poste, Poste Immo is simultaneously the real estate company of the group, provider of real estate services and a developer-promoter.
The company manages, develops, maintains and promotes a beautiful stock of buildings about 7 million m² in size, of which 4.2 million m² is freehold, representing more than 12,000 office, industrial and commercial buildings throughout the entire estate.
It supports its clients and the Group's divisions (Services Courrier Colis, Geospost, Réseau La Poste, La Banque Postale et le Numérique) in the implementation of their real estate projects and the reductionof their costs to provide them with a property adapted to their needs and to urban developments.
It also proposes offering services to communities and to companies.
Poste Immo has an active development and promotion policy and starting with the reclassification of its own assets, but also through acquisition or partnerships, responds to strategic and urban issues facing Groupe La Poste.
With its dual real estate and postal culture, it always maintains a close relationship based on trust with its clients and the elected officials thanks to its 1000 employees spread among its regional offices and its head office.
- 848 million euros - overall turnover of the real estate division
- 7 million m² - total size of the real estate stock of Poste Immo
- 11,622 properties
- 23,500 tenancies
- 3.5 billion euros - estimated market value of the stock
- 210 million euros invested in 2014
- 1000 employees*
*Workforce of the real estate division of Groupe La Poste.
Global specialist in energy management, with a presence in over 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments. The Group benefits from a leading position in utilities and infrastructures, industries and machine manufacturers, non-residential buildings, data centres and networks and residential buildings. Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and clean, its more than 140,000 employees generated 24 billion euros in sales in 2012 by engaging with individuals and organisations to help them make the most of their energy. BUSINESS IMMO is a media group dedicated to the real estate industry. A leader in its market, BUSINESS IMMO offers a multimedia information concept.
GREEN PLANET ARCHITECTS
With the ever-growing threats of climate change and the exhaustion of our non-renewable resources, Green Planet Architects envision sustainable architectural design and construction as the vital way to save our dear planet. Their purpose is to contribute as much as possible to the much-needed solution for a more sustainable future.
FRENCH MEDIA PARTNERS
BUSINESS IMMO is a media group dedicated to the real estate industry. A leader in its market, BUSINESS IMMO offers a multimedia information concept. BUSINESS IMMO offers:
- Information media: newsletters, news reports, monthly magazine, real estate directory, real estate VIP list (who's who of key personalities of a profession listed according to jobs), etc.
- Work tools available at www.businessimmo.com : the Jobs section "Business Immo Careers" dedicated to recruitment and human resources in real estate, the section "Offers" dedicated to real estate offers, the "Transactions" database collating details of all transactions carried out in France since 1999, etc.
- Conference and training cycles: several times a month these events allow you to share and deepen your knowledge of the major themes of real estate news.
Les Echos processes and analyses all the national, regional and international news affecting business. The daily publishes macroeconomic and political analysis in France and abroad (economic policy, public finances, etc.), sector analysis, company studies and a market analysis.