Conference Moderator


Writer and Director
Women Talk Real Estate

Andrea Carpenter is a Director of Women Talk Real Estate, and a writer and communications consultant in the property industry.

As a Director of Women Talk Real Estate, Andrea helps raise the visibility of female experts in the industry through the stage and media. On the writing side, her book about the history of the modern European property industry, High Rise and Fall, was published by Routledge in September 2018.

Andrea began her career as a journalist at Property Week before moving on to be editor of EuroProperty for seven years. Following this she worked for various industry bodies including the Urban Land Institute, INREV in Amsterdam, and its sister organisation ANREV in Hong Kong. On returning to the UK, she worked as Head of Marketing and Communications EMEA at CBRE Global Investors.

Speaking at the Following:

Feb 4

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

ULI NEXT Forum

9.30 AM – 5.30 PM
Hotel Okura: Heian I (followed by site tour)

The ULI NEXT Forum is exclusively for members aged between 35-45 and offers attendees a unique opportunity to connect with the industry leaders, extensive networking opportunities, a range of sessions focused around leadership development and gain…

Feb 5

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Welcome and Introductions

8:45 AM – 09:00 AM
Hotel Okura: Grand Ballroom

Feb 5

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Setting the Scene: Global and European Geopolitics and Macroeconomics

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Hotel Okura: Grand Ballroom

Impacted by global geopolitical tensions, a large part of the world seems to remain in a 'lower for longer' interest rate environment and global economic growth begins to stall. This situation raises the questions around…

Feb 5

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Impact: A Wake-Up Call

11:10 AM – 12:00 PM
Hotel Okura: Grand Ballroom

With the climate emergency being confirmed through a growing frequency and intensity of extreme weather events and increasingly stricter regulations, we look at how the property industry can and needs to step up its response…