Simon speaks at numerous seminars, Zoom Conferences, International Conferences, COP 24, BCO and ULI conferences and many other events, including for Architects Declare, CIBSE, RICS, RIBA, ASBP, Carbonoxygen, BPF, London Climate Week, and many others:

Architects Journal - What practical steps can architects take to reduce whole life carbon? (SS at 2.55mins)

Simon Sturgis giving evidence to GLA Environment Committee 2019 (Start at 12.30mins)

Bisnow Confernce London 2019: Discussion on Built Environment with with Lord Deben, chair Committee on Climate Change 

Futurebuild 2019

Speaker at Global Alliance for Building and Construction; COP 24, Katowice, 2018

Keynote speaker International Green Building Conference Singapore 2018

Ecobuild 2018

Chair Sustainable Estates Forum Conference June 2018

New London Architecture – London’s Housing Crisis 2018

World Architecture Festival, Berlin, 2017

Policy UK Conference on the Circular Economy 2017

PassivHaus Conference 2017

BCO Conference 2017

Ecobuild 2011 - 2017

International Living Future unConference, Portland, Oregon 2014

ULI Sustainability Conference Paris 2013

Regular Speaker at UKGBC Seminars

World Architecture Festival, Barcelona, 2009



AJ Architecture Awards 2019

RIBA Stirling Prize 2018 – Sustainability Advisor to Jury

AJ Architecture Awards 2018

RIBA Stirling Prize 2017 – Sustainability Advicor to Jury

AJ Retrofit Awards 2013, 2014, 2015

AJ100 Sustainable Practice of Year 2016, 2017



Whole Life Carbon Policy for British Land (with JLL) 2020

Carbon Policy and project advice to Quintain forv Residential Developments. 2019-2020

Advisor to 'Architects Declare' 2019-20

Advisor to 3DReid Architects 2020

Advisor to Greater London Authority for London Plan Policy Detail on Whole Life Carbon Policy SI2: 2020.

Advisor to UKGBC 'Net Zero Carbon Buildings' 2019

Provision of Whole Life Carbon 'Policy, Strategy and Delivery' for Skidmore Owings and Merrill Architects 2019

Advisor to Haworth Tompkins Architects on Whole Life Carbon - Architects Declare 2019

Advisor to ORMS Architects on Whole Life Carbon - Architects Declare 2019-2020

Advisor to Feilden Clagg Bradley Architects on Whole Life Carbon - Architects Declare

Provision of detailed 'Policy, Strategy and Delivery' for Warwick University 2019

Detailed Policy Advice to British Land on Whole Life Carbon 2018

Sustainability Advisor to RIBA Stirling Prize Jury 2017, 2018

BEIS: Building for 2050; ‘Low Carbon, Low Cost Housing’ Working Group 2018

Greater London Authority - Environment Committee - Evidence on Embodied and Whole Life Carbon 2018

RIBA - Revised Sustainability section for New Plan of Work for 2019

Design Council / CABE Built Environment Expert (BEE)

British Council for Offices Office Guide 2019 Section on Whole Life carbon

Building Research Establishment (BRE) Consultee on BREEAM 2018

University of Washington on US version of RICS Professional Statement 2017

RICS - Co Author os Professional Statement 'Whole Life carbon assessment for the Built Environment 2017

DCMS: Farrell Review on Architecture 2016

EU Commission on Low Carbon construction 2016

BIS (now BEIS) sponsored working group to prepare a low carbon route map for the construction industry at the invitation of the UK Government’s Chief Construction Advisor (2009-2010)


Membership of Industry Bodies

Member BEIS 'Building for 2050' working group: 'Low Carbon Low Cost Housing'.

Chair RIBA Sustainable Futures Group 2017/2018, responsible for initiating:

  • Plan of Work – Sustainability Overlay
  • RIBA Awards – Sustainability Criteria

Green Construction Board - Circular Economy Group

British Council for Offices: Sustainability Group

Urban Land Institute: Sustainability Council