TUESDAY 23 APRIL 2024

SCALE GREEN

The First Sustainability
Conference Dedicated to
Short-Term Rentals

12PM - 5PM

Venue: Lumiere London
6-14 Underwood St, London N1 7JQ

SCALE GREEN

Unique focus on STR sustainability

The first conference 100% dedicated to the environment and social responsibility in short term rentals.

This unique half-day event is designed for property managers looking to start or progress on their sustainability journey.

Join 100 industry professionals as they learn to scale with sustainability in mind.

PROPERTY MANAGERS

Why Attend

Join this conference to gain practical insights into sustainable property management. The agenda covers essential topics including community engagement, owner education, certification processes, and strategic sustainability planning.

Benefit from expert discussions, learn about measuring and reporting impact, and explore services and products from innovative companies designed to enable sustainability in your operations.

This event is a valuable opportunity for property managers to enhance their practices, meet compliance standards, and drive business growth in an eco-conscious market.

SUPPORTED BY OUR SPONSORS
(All profits go to Envirorental NGO)
IN COLLABORATION
WITH LEADING EXPERTS

SCALE Green is brought to you through a collaboration and partnership with four industry professionals with a combi expertise in sustainability and short-term rentals – Bob Garner, Marc Ribail, Nikki Mattei and Vanessa de Souza Lage – roles are to ensure sure that all the content is spot on for property managers like you.

ENVIRONRENTAL

Sustonica

SUSTONICA

QALIA

NIKKI MATTEI

INNOVATION PITCHES

10 x Pioneering Sustainability Solutions on Stage

Experience a series of dynamic 3 minute pitches from 10 innovative companies, each presenting cutting-edge products and services designed to drive sustainability in property management. Discover new tools and solutions that promise to transform your operations and set new standards in eco-friendly practices.

VOLTSHARE

COMPOSTY

MINUT

CANOPEY

TREEPOINTS

COMPARE YOPUR FOOTPRINT

PRICELABS

KRYSTAL

THE FUTURE OF STR

Setting a New Standard

This conference has been designed to minimise our carbon footprint, we want to set a new standard for events in Short Term Rental.

This includes:

• A Future+ certified sustainable venue
• Green hosted website
• Vegan catering
• No single use plastic
• Event timed to coincide with other events e.g. the Shortyz and the Short Stay Summit (so less carbon emissions)
• Limited Swag, which is often wasted
• Recorded events so we can reuse the training content
• Support for local community
• Reused lanyards from previous events with paper insert
• Responsible purchasing – digital guide, limited printed materials, eco companies/products used
• Content – the whole event is about building sustainability into our industry!

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

Leading STR Sustainability Experts

Graham Donoghue will be speaking at SCALE Green

Graham Donoghue

CEO of Sykes
Claire Binns will be speaking at SCALE Green

Claire Binns

Senior Impact Manager at Sykes

Bob Garner

Founder & CEO EnviroRental

Vanessa de Souza Lage

CEO Sustonica
Marc Ribail

Marc Ribail

Founder & CEO at QALIA
Nikki Mattei

Nikki Mattei

Sustainability Marketing Specialist
Rachel Parsons will be speaking at SCALE Green

Rachel Parsons

Sustainability & Leadership Coach at The What If Department
Ufi Ibrahim is speaking at Scale Green

Ufi Ibrahim

CEO at Energy & Environmental Alliance

Katy Davis

Head of ESG at Host and Stay

James Dent

Sustainability Program Director at Sustonica

Dale Smith

Founder & CEO at Host and Stay

SCALE Green Schedule

11.30 – 12.00

Doors Open

Attendee arrival and registration

12.00 – 12.30

Why we are here and why it matters

Introduction to the day. Why eco-friendly stays matters to travelers and how you can respond.

SPEAKERS

Bob Garner (Envirorental) & Nikki Mattei (Sustainability Marketing Consultant)

12.30 – 12.55

Purpose and Profit in Vacation Rentals

Explore a three-dimensional approach for aligning business strategies with practical impacts: enhancing business performance, enriching company culture, and reducing environmental footprint.

SPEAKER

Graham Donoghue (Sykes Holiday Cottages)

12.55 – 13.40

Lunch

Plant-based lunch and time to network with show partners.

13.40 – 14.05

Engage & Empower: Community and Guest Involvement

The dynamic benefits of involving guests in your journey, showcasing how this engagement can enhance their experience and create a positive ripple effect in your local community.

SPEAKER

Dale Smith (Host and Stay)

14.05 – 14.30

Sustainability Advocacy: Guiding Owners to Green Choices

Explore persuasive strategies for property managers to demonstrate the long-term value and necessity of sustainable investments to owners, ensuring a mutual commitment to eco-friendly and profitable short-term rentals.

SPEAKER

Rachel Parsons (What If Department)

14.30 – 14.55

Certification Advantage: Beyond the Basics

The benefits of achieving certification, starting with easily attainable measures and progressing to advanced steps, demonstrating how these credentials can significantly elevate your property’s appeal and sustainability profile.

SPEAKERS

Vanessa de Souza Lage (Sustonica) & Marc Ribail (Qalia)

14.55 – 15.20

New Metrics for Banks, Investors, and Regulators

Explore the emerging metrics and standards shaping the decisions of banks, investors, and regulators, and learn how to leverage these for sustainable growth and compliance in the evolving market landscape.

SPEAKER

Ufi Ibrahim

15.20 – 15.35

Coffee Break

Short break before the pitch sessions.

15.35 – 16.10

Sustainability vendor pitch

Vendors’ pitch, learn about useful products/services for your short-term rental company.

SPEAKERS

Matt Guest (Composty)
Steven Core (Voltshare)
Alondra Palomino (Minut)
Jacob Wedderburn-Day (Treepoints)
Liberty Bollen (Compare Your Footprint)
Thomas Panton (Canopey)
Siana Vesselinova (PriceLabs)
Charlotte Mcintosh (Krystal)

16.10 – 16.40

Sustainability in Action: A Roundtable with Industry Leaders on Setting, Implementing, and Measuring Goals

In this roundtable, industry experts discuss the essentials of Strategic Planning for Sustainability, provide insights on Measuring and Reporting Impact, and share practical advice for SMEs aiming to enhance their sustainability practices.

SPEAKERS

Katy Davies (Host & Stay), Claire Binns (Sykes Holiday Cottages), James Dent (Sustonica)

MODERATOR

Vanessa de Souza Lage (Sustonica)

16.40 – 17.00

Final Word

Wrap up of the day with a concise summary and clear next steps. Bob Garner will highlight key takeaways, offer guidance on ongoing support, and inspire a collective call to action towards a sustainable future.

SPEAKER

Bob Garner (Envirorental)