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Modern Built Environment - Knowledge Transfer Network

The MBE KTN is a single, national, over-arching knowledge transfer network for the built environment. It aims to stimulate increased innovation and support its effective implementation in the modern built environment.

MBE KTN works with its members to identify industry challenges, showcase potential innovations, broker new collaborations, facilitate access to funding opportunities and help members connect with each other. It is currently concentrating on five themes that have implications for all sectors of the built environment, including housing:

  • Energy Efficiency
  • Adaptability of Space
  • Intelligent Buildings and Infrastructure
  • Climate Change Impact
  • Life Extension of Structures

Please visit to find out more about how to get involved with the MBE KTN community.



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