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Seminar on Sustainability in Real Estate

The speaker will talk about the concept of sustainability  and impact of ESG in Real Estate Practice and Business

Fri 6 Dec 2019
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
RICS Hong Kong Office, 3707 - 3709 Hopewell Centre, 183 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
1.5 hours CPD


This course will discuss comprehensively about sustainability concepts and understand the fundamentals of the 17 goals in relation to real estate industry.

The ESG factors has become an increasingly important consideration when making important business and investment decisions. A successful ESG program enables real estate portfolios to better identify and manage risks. It also encourages property developers and contractors to adopt responsible strategies and life-cycle approaches on their projects.

Professional ethics and responsibilities towards a sustainable real estate market imply that valuation professionals shall also take actions to facilitate the responsible property investment in their daily valuation assignment. Assessment of a wide range of sustainable attributes including energy consumption, indoor air quality, impact of subject site on neighborhood shall be considered in the valuation methods.

Meet the speaker

Mr Alton Wong MRICS, Senior Director, Head of Advisory Services, Valuation & Advisory Services, Greater China, Cushman & Wakefield

Alton is the Senior Director and Head of Advisory Services in the Valuation & Advisory Department, Greater China, with over 15 years of experience in valuation and advisory services, particularly for due diligence, auditing,  public document and financing purposes in Hong Kong, Mainland China and other Asia Pacific countries. 

Leading the Greater China Advisory Services team, Alton provides feasibility and market study, market positioning, performance assessment, development advisory services, which covering different areas including senior housing, logistics properties and sustainable development. He is also the co-head of our Greater China Smart Building and Green Finance Services Platform.

Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Alton was a director of another international real estate consultancy company where he was principally involved in the valuation projects of different kinds of properties in the Asia-Pacific region.

Alton holds a Master degree of Science in Real Estate and is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.


For enquiries or further information, please contact Mr Peter Au, RICS Business Development Manager, on +852 2116 9719 or

  • RICS Professionals HK$350
  • Non-RICS Professionals HK$400
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