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16 June 2020 9:45am - 6:00pm BST

Programme

Tuesday 16 June 2020

At-a-glance →

09:45 - 10:00

Meet & greet; how the platform works

HOSTS:

Andrew Sangster
Editorial Director, Hotel Analyst

Jonathan Worsley
Chairman, Bench Events

10:00 - 10:15

Operational real estate in context of the wider commercial and residential marker


Andrew Sangster
Editorial Director, Hotel Analyst


In communication with:


David Batchelor
Managing Director Operational Real Estate UK, CBRE

10:00 - 10:45

CMS Booth Session

Scotland and Germany: What can their operational real estate sectors learn from each other?

Johannes Bescher
Senior Associate, CMS

Andreas Otto
Partner, Global Co-Head of Real Estate & Construction Group, CMS

Roland Smyth
Head of Scottish hotels & leisure team, CMS

10:15 - 10:45

Experience economy and how real estate investors will be owners of the stage for experience businesses

James Wallman
Author of “Stuffocation”

10:30 - 11:00

CBRE Breakout Session

Flex/ Co-working

Owen Pritchard
Executive Director, CBRE Hotels

Miles Auger
Senior Director, Hotels Valuations

Stewart Smith
Managing Director, CBRE

10:45 - 11:15

Occupation trends and capital movements: the numbers are crunched

Thomas Page
Head of Hotels & Leisure, CMS


In communication with:


Mark Clacy-Jones
Fund Strategist – Real Estate, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Cedrik Lachance
Director of REIT Research, Green Street Advisors

11:00 - 11:30

CBRE Breakout Session

Deep Dive into the German Hotel Market

Olivia Kaussen
Managing Director, Head of Hotels Germany, CBRE

David Bailey
Consultant Senior Advisor, CBRE Hotels

11:15 - 11:45

Investor talk: the post-COVID opportunities and threats

Joanne Owen
Partner, DLA Piper


In communication with:


Andrew Ovey
Head of Healthcare, AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets

Duncan Owen
Global Head of Real Estate, Schroder Real Estate Investment Management

Martijn Vos
Director, APG Asset Management

11:30 - 12:00

CBRE Breakout Session

Healthcare

Tom Morgan
Executive Director, Healthcare Transactions, CBRE

Daniel Kay
Senior Advisor, Patron Capital Partners LLP

Michael Whitehead
Managing Director, Halcyon Care Homes

11:45 - 12:00

Networking

Networking & Coffee Break

12:00 - 12:30

Occupier CEOs discuss if there is a new normal or it’s back to normal

Joanne Winchester
Executive Director, Student Accommodation Valuation & Advisory Services, CBRE


In communication with:


Dimitris Manikis
President & Managing Director EMEA, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts

Ryan Prince
Founder & CEO, Uncle

Brian Welsh
CEO, Nido Student

12:00 - 12:45

Breakout Session

Where are the growth opportunities?

Matthew East
Partner, Gowling WLG


In communication with:


Navneet Bali
Founder and CEO, LyvInn

Frank Hildwein
Head of Hotel Acquisitions and Sales, Deka Immobilien

Andrew Hunter
Managing Director, FREO UK and Head of Hotels, FREO Group

12:00 - 12:45

CMS Booth Session

UK Development - Planning and Real Estate Issues and Trends

Martin Evans
Partner, CMS

Rebecca Roffe
Partner, CMS

Lindsay Barrett
Partner, CMS

12:30 - 13:00

M&A opportunities: more can kicking or will the vultures swoop?

Andrew Harrington
Partner, AHV Associates LLP


In communication with:


Coley Brenan
Partner, Head of Europe, KSL Capital Partners

Puneet Kanuga
Head of Hospitality Investments, Queensgate Investments LLP

Irina Stamate-Rocha
Partner - Healthcare & Education, Patron Capital Advisers LLP

12:30 - 13:00

CBRE Breakout Session

Deep Dive into The Netherlands Hotel Market

Jan Steinebach
Head of Hotels The Netherlands, CBRE

David Bailey
Consultant Senior Advisor, CBRE Hotels

13:00 - 13:30

Networking

Lunch & Networking Break

13:30 - 14:00

Operational challenges after the lockdown and the impact to investor returns

Susan Samuel
Partner, DLA Piper


In communication with:


Guus Bakker
CEO EMEA, Frasers Hospitality

Fabienne O'Neill
Co-Founder, Cuckooz Nest

Robert Ryan
Property Director, Techspace

13:45 - 14:30

CMS Booth Session

Hospitality through to Healthcare

Candice Blackwood
Partner, CMS

John Cumpson
Partner, CMS

James Miller
Partner, CMS

14:00 - 14:30

Desire for diversification: the appeal of non-traditional assets

Clare Thomas
Partner, Real Estate, CMS


In communication with:


Matthew Fletcher
Director of European Investor Outreach, EPRA

Jill Ju
Chief Investment Officer, The Collective

Lisette van Doorn
CEO Europe, Urban Land Institute

14:00 - 14:45

Breakout Session

Hotels and their alternatives

Jane Lees
Head of EMEA Hotels Valuation, CBRE


In communication with:


Ewan Cotter
Group Commercial Controller, Haulfryn Group

Eric Jafari
Chief Development Officer & Creative Director, edyn Group

Andrew Landsburgh
CEO & Founder, CODE Pod Hostels; Destiny Student

Martial Robardet
Head of Development, CityHub

Henri Wilmes
Chief Investment Officer, a&o Hotels and Hostels

14:30 - 14:45

Networking

Tea break

14:30 - 14:45

DLA Piper Booth session

Return to work for operational businesses after COVID-19

Teresa Hitchcock
Partner, DLA Piper

Ben Taylor
Legal Director, DLA Piper

14:45 - 15:15

Who bears the pain: the new normal for landlord / tenant relationships

Danielle Drummond-Brassington
Partner & Head of Real Estate Disputes, CMS


In communication with:


Frank Croston
Partner, Hamilton Hotel Partners

Erik Jacobs
Partner, HORECA Investment Partners

Theodor Kubak
Managing Partner, VOAH - Value One Arbireo Hospitality

14:45 - 15:15

CBRE Breakout Session

Deep Dive into the Spain and Portugal Hotel Markets

Duarte Morais Santos
Director, CBRE Hotels Portugal

Jorge Ruiz
Head of Hotels, Spain & Portugal, CBRE

David Bailey
Consultant Senior Advisor, CBRE Hotels

15:15 - 15:45

The Operational Real Estate Investor Forum debates the winners and losers

David Ryland
Chairman, Operational Real Estate Investors Forum


In communication with:


Laura Brinkmann
Vice President, Real Estate, Brookfield

Stephen McCall
CEO, edyn Group

Anders Nissen
CEO, Pandox

15:15 - 15:45

CBRE Breakout Session

Retirement living

Philip Schmid
Senior Director, Senior Living, CBRE

Jamie Bunce
CEO, Inspired Villages Group

Kevin Beirne
Head of Retirement, Octopus Real Estate

15:45 - 16:00

PRESENTATION – Why aren’t buildings smart yet?

James Whittaker
Chief Technology Officer, Biscuit Labs

15:45 - 16:30

CMS Booth Session

Does Covid19 mean the end for co-working/co-living?

Nick Wood
Partner, CMS

Rebecca Roffe
Partner, CMS

Lindsay Barrett
Partner, CMS

16:00 - 16:15

DISCUSSION - Will the virus speed up the digitisation of real estate?

Andrew Sangster
Editorial Director, Hotel Analyst


In communication with:


Frank Reeves
Co-Founder & CEO, Avvio

James Whittaker
Chief Technology Officer, Biscuit Labs

16:15 - 16:30

Closing remarks

Andrew Sangster
Editorial Director, Hotel Analyst

Jonathan Worsley
Chairman, Bench Events

David Batchelor
Managing Director Operational Real Estate UK, CBRE

16:30 - 18:00

Open Networking