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The next edition of the RE-think Conference will mark the 20th anniversary of EPRA and we hope to see you in Madrid.
EPRA Conference 2018 Presentations
|4 Sept - Berlin Market Intro – Marios Pastou, Credit Suisse|
|Geoffrey West presentation|
|Dror Poleg - EPRA Presentation 5 September|
|PropTech Tank presentations|
|Resi Session Presentations|
|Industrial Session Presentations|
|DACH Session Presentations|
|ESG Session Presentations|
Property tours in Berlin - see the full details of the property tours HERE
Networking breakfast & German market introduction, followed by property tours led in parallel by
various EPRA Committee meetings - exclusive to EPRA members of the respective committees | for specific information, please contact your committee’s EPRA representative
EPRA Annual General Meeting
Keynote speakers - with moderator Prof Greg Clark CBE - Global Advisor on Cities
Welcome & chairmanship handover
– with Christophe Cuvillier, Rolf Buch and Dominique Moerenhout
Peter Nolan CBE - Chong Hua Chair in Chinese Development & Director of the University’s Centre of Development Studies, University of Cambridge
The silk road strategy - is China buying the world?
Geoffrey West - Distinguished professor, Santa Fe Institute
The theory of scale – application on the realities and current challenges of the listed real estate
Dror Poleg - Managing Partner, Rethinking.RE Platform
How can real estate companies leverage the latest technology, insights and management methods to create sustainable value?
EPRA Debates - with moderator Evan Davis - UK TV Show "Dragons Den" presenter
The PropTech Tank
Bringing 4 PropTech start-ups - 21st Real Estate, Go-PopUp, Spaceti, HIP Property to pitch and compete in front of an expert panel made of: Thomas Herr, EMEA Head of Digital Innovation CBRE; Jane Gavan, CEO Dream Global REIT; Cyril Aulagnon, Partner Stonup and Dror Poleg, Managing Partner, Rethinking.RE Platform
EPRA Awards, followed by the presentation of the EPRA study on gender diversity
Financial & Sustainability BPR Awards | Outstanding Contribution to Society Awards
Coffee break & networking
Debating: Olivier Elamine, alstria REIT CEO & Mary Finnigan, Director of European Transactions, WeWork
with Simon Robson Brown, CBRE Clarion Securities Portfolio Manager | Chris Grigg, British Land CEO | Méka Brunel, Gecina CEO | Alex Colpaert, JLL Head of EMEA Offices Research
Debating: Christophe Cuvillier, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield CEO & Porter Erisman, former VP of Alibaba Group
with Isabelle Scemama, Axa REIM CEO | Philippe Grasser, ADIA Deputy Head Europe Real Estate Investment - Senior Portfolio Manager | Joost Uwents, CEO WDP | Richard Hyman, Retail Intelligence Expert | Jeremy Seigal, former CEO Superdrug and The White Company
Cocktails & Dinner
with Joschka Fischer - former Foreign Minister and Vice Chancellor of Germany (Gerhard Schröder Cabinet)
Interview with Joschka Fischer by Katya Adler - BBC Europe Editor
The European and the German political scene
Seven panels > each of four companies > speed-pitching to an investor audience
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"Nolan knows more about Chinese companies and their international competition than anyone else on earth, including in China" The Financial Times
Are cities "just" large organisms, and why do they persist, whereas all companies die? Can we predict the lifespan of companies? Why does the pace of socio economic life intextricably accelerate and how is this driven by growth, innovation and wealth creation?
How can real estate companies leverage the latest technology insights and management methods to create sustainable value?
Former Vice-President at Alibaba Group, joining the company just as it moved out of founder Jack Ma's apartment. International bestselling author of "Alibaba's World: How a remarkable Chinese Company is Changing the Face of Global Business".
Main presenter of the BBC2 current affairs show Newsnight. Well known as the UK business reality show Drangons Den presenter and author of "Post Truth: Why we have reached Peak Bullshit and what we can do about it" which sets out to explain why there is so much mendacity and nonsense in public discourse and why it became more of a concern in 2016.
Former Vice Chancellor & Foreign Minister of the Federal Republic of Germany (1998-2005). "A powerful character and keen intellect, he remains a vitally important European political figurehead and thinker, with his fascinating views on EU integration, the Eurozone crisis and the impact of globalisation on Europe’s economy and political system."
"Katya Adler is the BBC’s multilingual multitasking superhero.The hard-to-please Daily Telegraph was awed: <<Adler’s eye for absurdity was as unimpeachable as her neutrality.>>"