The MBE KTN is a single, national, over-arching knowledge transfer network for the built environment. It aims to stimulate increased innovation and support its effective implementation in the modern built environment.
MBE KTN works with its members to identify industry challenges, showcase potential innovations, broker new collaborations, facilitate access to funding opportunities and help members connect with each other. It is currently concentrating on five themes that have implications for all sectors of the built environment, including housing:
- Energy Efficiency
- Adaptability of Space
- Intelligent Buildings and Infrastructure
- Climate Change Impact
- Life Extension of Structures
Please visit www.mbektn.co.uk to find out more about how to get involved with the MBE KTN community.
BRE is a world leading research, consultancy, training, testing and certification organisation, delivering sustainability and innovation across the built environment and beyond. The BRE Group is wholly owned by the BRE Trust, a registered charity aiming to advance knowledge, innovation and communication in all matters concerning the built environment for the benefit of all. All BRE Group profits are passed to the BRE Trust to promote its charitable objectives.
The Building Centre, in Central London, was established in 1931. It has, since then, developed to become an independent forum dedicated to providing information and inspiration to all sectors of the built environment. The Centre is open to all involved in architecture and construction; it is a place where you can learn and develop knowledge and join the ongoing debate about the built environment.
The Building Centre operates as the commercial arm of The Building Centre Trust which is an educational charity, focusing on the built environment.