Conference Schedule

Mon, February 01

Feb 01

Creative Placemaking Forum

13:00   Welcome             Lisette van Doorn, Chief Executive, ULI Europe   13:05  Presentation of Danish White Paper: key findings            Mette Søs Lassesen, Executive Director, Ramboll            Kristian Riis, Partner Volcano & CEO, NordicLA   13:25   Case Study Presentations            Moderator: Juanita Hardy, Managing Principal, Tiger Management Consulting Group            Wembley Park […]

February 01, 2021 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm (GMT+01:00) Central European Time

Tue, February 02

Feb 02

ULI Europe NEXT and Young Leaders Joint Forum (Day 1)

During times of challenge and disruption, the land use industry has been asking ‘what’s next’ and how do we get there. This forum (for ULI members aged 45 or under) will address these questions, digging into the building blocks of communities, exploring new project delivery and investment mechanisms, and hearing from top industry experts about […]

February 02, 2021 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 02

Product Council Virtual Tour hosted by Squint/Opera: Hudson Yards

SpaceForm is a 3D multi-user platform for presenting architectural designs and digital twin data in real-time. A virtual workspace, hosted in the cloud, the platform immerses teams in projects across any device. It’s a new and more sustainable way to meet, collaborate and design remotely. Squint/Opera Director and SpaceForm CEO, Jan Heuff will guide an […]

February 02, 2021 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 02

Keynote Presentation for Product Council Members: Professor Frank Snowden, Yale University

Frank Snowden attended Harvard College, and earned his D.Phil. degree from Oxford University. After teaching at London University and Yale from 1975 to 2018, and serving as Chair of History of Science and Medicine at Yale for seven years, he is now Andrew Downey Orrick Professor Emeritus of History and History of Medicine at Yale. […]

February 02, 2021 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 02

Data Centres Forum

Investing in data centres: the most attractive niche available today?   16:00  Welcome Lisette van Doorn, Chief Executive, ULI Europe   16:05   Data Centres – Setting the Scene: 20 Years of Data Centres & Today’s Dynamics  Byrne Murphy, Chairman, DigiPlex Roger Orf, Partner, Apollo Global Management   16:15   European market overview – real estate and capital […]

February 02, 2021 4:00 pm – 5:45 pm (GMT+01:00) Central European Time

Wed, February 03

Feb 03

ULI Europe NEXT and Young Leaders Joint Forum (Day 2)

During times of challenge and disruption, the land use industry has been asking ‘what’s next’ and how do we get there. This forum (for ULI members aged 45 or under) will address these questions, digging into the building blocks of communities, exploring new project delivery and investment mechanisms, and hearing from top industry experts about […]

February 03, 2021 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time By Invitation Only

Thu, February 04

Feb 04

Urban Infrastructure/ Transit Oriented Development Forum

Urban infrastructures are vital elements of every city. Cities cannot thrive without proper accessibility, dependable energy and water supplies, safe bridges and tunnels, vibrant public amenities and resilient social structures. However, in many cities across the globe, developing and maintaining such infrastructures has become increasingly difficult. In Europe, urban austerity and the shift towards the […]

February 04, 2021 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 04

Global Exchange Council Meeting

2:00      Welcome Linda J. Isaacson, (GEC Chair, ULI GGT) MD, Global Head of Innovation + Technology, Ferguson Partners New York, NY   2:05     Keynote Presentation: Dr. Parag Khanna Founder & Managing Partner, Future Map, London, UK   2:30     Panel Discussion Moderator: Chris Choa, (GEC Member, ULI GGT) Executive Director, Outcomist, London, UK Guest Speaker: Sean C. […]

February 04, 2021 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm (GMT+01:00) Central European Time

Mon, February 08

Feb 08

ULI Global Capital Markets Forum (invitation only)

February 08, 2021 1:00pm – 3:00pm (GMT+01:00) Central European Time By Invitation Only

Tue, February 09

Feb 09

ULI Europe Chairman’s Virtual Roundtable (invitation only)

February 09, 2021 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time By Invitation Only
Feb 09

Welcome and Introductions

February 09, 2021 3:00 PM – 3:10 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 09

A fractured picture

As the world contends with the fallout of the pandemic, we ask what we can learn from history...

February 09, 2021 3:10 PM – 4:00 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 09

Tales from the city: Resiliency

The theme of resilience has been for a few years a unifying blueprint for the future of our cities, buildings, communities, and economies. Then last March, it became an imperative for action across the board – and all manner of innovations and challenges were unleashed in the built environment. Hear Lord Foster’s insights on the […]

February 09, 2021 4:00 PM – 4:20 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 09

Zooming in on ESG: The Roadmap to Social Value Measurement

Demonstrating social value, the positive impact that real estate investment and development can have on our communities beyond financial returns, is increasingly becoming a priority for city leadership, real estate owners, investors and developers. However, a lack of definitions, standards and tools to manage and measure social value is holding back further investment. This session […]

February 09, 2021 4:20 PM – 4:40 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 09

Reflect and Stretch Break / On Demand Sessions

February 09, 2021 4:40 PM – 5:00 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 09

Tales from the city: Eindhoven

Hear about the revival of Eindhoven and the strategies that the city has been implementing to reinvent itself and to increase its competitiveness in attracting business, investment and talent and enhance its visibility.

February 09, 2021 5:00 PM – 5:15 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 09

The innovation mindset: are real estate companies on track for the great tech leap forward?

With technology driving all real estate structural trends, fast forwarded by Covid-19, we look at whether companies are innovating fast enough and if the right steps are being taken to transform the industry.

February 09, 2021 5:15 PM – 5:55 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 09

Milan’s leadership in times of change

Strategies for a competitive, attractive, inclusive and sustainable city that puts citizens at the heart of change.

February 09, 2021 5:55 PM – 6:15 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 09

ULI European Leadership Awards

February 09, 2021 6:15 PM – 6:30 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time

Wed, February 10

Feb 10

Welcome

February 10, 2021 10:00 AM – 10:05 AM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

ULI Europe Chairman’s Update

February 10, 2021 10:05 AM – 10:10 AM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

Meet the Mayor: Brussels leadership in times of change

February 10, 2021 10:10 AM – 10:20 AM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

Crafting a better world: How real estate owners and developers can contribute to a net-zero carbon economy

To reduce the impacts of climate change our economies need to transition to zero-carbon economies. Given the significant energy consumption of the built environment, how can and should the real estate industry contribute to this goal and how can all stakeholders collaborate?

February 10, 2021 10:20 AM – 10:55 AM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

Successful leadership through different cycles

Hear Ric Lewis’s views on the real estate industry in these uncertain times, and his own perspective on how social inequality can be genuinely tackled and inclusion can be fostered.

February 10, 2021 10:55 AM – 11:10 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

Debate: the future of office work

In this Oxford-style debate, our presenters will argue opposing positions on the future of the office. Will occupiers rationalise their office space as remote working becomes a normal part of the working week, or can landlords convince us that office life is still appealing?

February 10, 2021 11:10 AM – 11:35 AM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

Reflect and Stretch Break / On Demand Sessions

February 10, 2021 11:35 AM – 11:55 AM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

ULI Global Initiatives

February 10, 2021 11:55 AM – 12:00 AM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

Live from Paris: the 15-minute City

Hear about the concept of the 15-minute city from its creator, Prof. Carlos Moreno, and about its application in Paris from Marion Waller, Advisor to the Mayor.

February 10, 2021 12:00 PM – 12:20 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

Intermezzo: ULI research update: the emerging life sciences sector

February 10, 2021 12:20 PM – 12:25 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

Rethinking retail: the Asian perspective

Hear from Raymond Chow of Hongkong Land about the current key trends in the Asian retail market.

February 10, 2021 12:25 PM – 12:40 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

Putting the pieces together

Building better places requires vision, expertise and capital. We bring those forces together to discuss the opportunities that arise and what is needed to tackle real estate’s structural challenges in a backdrop of challenging market conditions.

February 10, 2021 12:40 PM – 1:20 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time
Feb 10

Closing remarks

February 10, 2021 1:20 PM – 1:25 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time