The built environment's forum for the future
The World Built Environment Forum is an initiative of RICS, the leading international professional body in the sector. We have a formal public interest remit and our work aims to ensure that markets operate in the best interests of society. Our mission is to advance discussions of critical importance to the built and natural environment, inspiring positive and sustainable change for a prosperous and inclusive future.
The World Built Environment Forum will:
Global headwinds threaten further damaging overruns in cost and delivery of construction projects globally. What can be done to build resilience and avoid costly conflicts?
How are the current challenging global conditions affecting construction and how is the industry reacting? Here are five things we learned during our recent webinar.
With rising interest rates and the cost of living crisis, what is the outlook for commercial real estate? Our recent webinar, How will macro headwinds impact the commercial real estate sector? asked three leading industry experts their opinion on the outlook for the sector. Here are some of their thoughts.
In partnership with HKA.
What role should universities and colleges play in preparing the next generation of construction professionals? What are the skills required by new entrants into the industry?
How well does construction compare with other industries in looking after the wellbeing of young professionals? How do we teach skills and behaviours to new graduates that they may have previously learnt via ‘osmosis’ from five days a week of in-person working?