Have you ever wished you could sit down with an expert and pick their brains about their specialist topic? Well now you can in our One Minute with an Expert video series.

Our diverse network of experts currently includes over 35 people who are leaders in their respective fields and come from the buildings and construction sector as well as a range of additional professional backgrounds, such as energy efficiency, policy reform, climate change, health, education, finance and economic development.

During 2022, we will be providing our experts with a platform to share their knowledge. You can:


Ery Wijaya is GBPN Indonesia Country Manager. He leads the GBPN Indonesia-based team in engaging with high level stakeholders. He explains the importance of multi-stakeholders collaborations in decarbonizing buildings sector in Indonesia.


Selvarasu Maru is the Managing director of LEAD Consultancy and Engineering Services with over 30 years of experience in Energy Management and Green buildings. He explains why sustainability is the future of the economy.

One minute with Eka Permanasari

Eka Permanasari is the Associate Professor in Urban Design at Monash University, Indonesia and GBPN HIDUP Advisory Group member. She talks about the need for a collaborative approach to achieve a sustainable and resilient built environment.

One minute with Dr Jatmika Suryabrata

Dr Jatmika Suryabrata is a lecturer at the Department of Architecture and Planning, University of Gadjah Mada, Indonesia, and an expert on the HIDUP working group. He talks about his work on Indonesian studies that highlight simple ways to achieve energy savings in residential homes.

One minute with Shatakshi Suman

Shatakshi Suman, Senior Research Associate at AEEE and GBPN expert, talks about the need to increase the operational energy and the construction material efficiency of the building sector in India