UCL Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering


IEDE KTP wins ‘start-up of the year’ at Wembley Stadium event

23 February 2018

KSBC win ‘start-up of the year’ 2018 at the highlight competitive West London Business awards, held at Wembley Stadium.

iede ktp award

UCL IEDE is delighted to announce that the KSBC KTP won start-up of the year at the 2018 West London Business awards.

The programme is a two-year funded Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) set up between UCL, KSBC and Innovate UK. The programme seeks to improve KSBC’s framework for evaluating commercial building’s technological service characteristics so it meets industry standards.

The judges recognised KSBC’s original approach to developing their technology framework through the KTP programme and the prospect for future growth with its framework prototype. The award is a testament to the last three years of hard work dedicated to developing KSBC’s Technology Performance Certification. 

Notable staff and key contacts:

UCL academic supervisors: Peter McLennan (Bartlett School of Planning and Bartlett Real Estate Institute) and Ben Croxford (UCL IEDE)

Additional academic supervisor: Ljiljana Marjanovic-Halburd (De Montfort University)

Knowledge Associate: Amer Alwarea

For more info about KSBC please contact Jamie O’Donnell – Chief Operating Officer KSBC, Jamie.odonnell@ksbc.co.uk .

For more information about UCL’s involvement in KSBC’s KTP project contact Peter McLennan, p.mclennan@ucl.ac.uk , or Ben Croxford, b.croxford@ucl.ac.uk