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

February 03, 2021 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM (GMT+01:00) Central European Time By Invitation Only
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 what the future looks like when building resilient, sustainable communities.
To access the NEXT & Young Leaders Joint Forum, you will need to first register for the main conference programme. 


14:30 CET| Conference Welcome

  • Galyna Permyakova, Chair, ULI NEXT Europe
  • William Riordan, Chair, ULI Europe Young Leaders Group

14:40 | Investing in the Future

  • Sir Paul Collier, Professor of Economics and Public Policy Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford, and a Director of the International Growth Centre, and the ESRC research network, Social Macroeconomics

15:00 | Trains of Thought: The Importance of Diverse Representation in the Land Use Industry

  • Michela Hancock, Development Director, Greystar Europe Holdings Ltd.
  • Claire Fraser, Global Head of Marketing & Communications, Allianz Real Estate
  • Kristian Riis, CEO Nordic LA
  • Tess Pula, Executive for ESG and Sustainability, Macquarie Group (Moderator)

15:40 | Coffee Break

15:45 | Tech Talks: Exploring New Drivers of Change in the Land Use Industry

  • Dror Poleg, Co-Founder, Real Innovation Academy
  • Susan Freeman, Partner, Mishcon de Reya (Moderator)

16:05 | Coffee Break

16:10 | The Future: Bright, or Blight? How to Ensure We are Delivering Good Places Through the Right Priorities and the Right Partnerships

  • Etienne Cadestin, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Longevity Partners
  • Pete Gladwell, Head of Public Sector Partnerships, Legal & General
  • Kevin Kong, Director, Multi-Managers Real Estate, UBS Global Asset Management
  • Signe Kongebro, Global Design Director, Urbanism and Landscape/Professor/Partner, Henning Larsen
  • Nigel Allsopp, Senior Director, Investment Strategy & Research, Greystar (Moderator)

16:45 | What Next: Three Key Trends to Keep Us Moving in the Right Direction as an Industry

  • Lisette van Doorn, CEO, ULI Europe
  • Marnix Galle, Executive Chairman, Immobel
  • Imogen Thompson, Director of Projects, AEC (Moderator)
17:00 | Close

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