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Tuesday, 13 September

Time Title Type Streaming Location Location
3:00 PM – 7:00 PM Exhibits Open
3:00 PM – 7:00 PM Registration & Information Open
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Welcome Reception
7:00 PM – 12:00 AM Private Events

Wednesday, 14 September

Time Title Type Streaming Location Location
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Welcome Coffee & Tea
8:00 AM – 6:00 PM Exhibits Open
8:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration & Information Open
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Opening General Session - Putting it Together General Session Grand Ballroom
  It’s more than bricks and mortar that corporate real estate professionals are charged with putting together these days.

Speaker(s): Hannah Barham-Brown, PhD, David Engwicht, Anne-Marie Imafidon, PhD

Topics: Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Emotional Intelligence, Employee Engagement, Technology & the Built Environment

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Opening General Session - Putting it Together - Livestream Live Stream Livestream Learning Experience Livestream
  It’s more than bricks and mortar that corporate real estate professionals are charged with putting together these days.

Speaker(s): Hannah Barham-Brown, PhD, David Engwicht, Anne-Marie Imafidon, PhD

Topics: Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Emotional Intelligence, Employee Engagement, Technology & the Built Environment

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM Networking Break
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Bringing People Back with Purpose
  Understand, through the use of data, how purpose, place, and culture, play a part in bringing people back into the office.

Speaker(s): Roy Abernathy

Topics: Employee Engagement, Workplace, Workplace Culture

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Dissecting The Great Resignation, The Lying Flat Movement, and their impact on Workplace Design
  Have workplace trends over the last few decades, such as unassigned seating, remote work, hoteling, etc., severed people from place so much so that the workplace, and the design of it, are not relevant anymore?

Speaker(s): Erik Lucken

Topics: Emerging Trends, Workplace Design, Workplace Strategy

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Learning Experiences
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Navigating the new global order: the fight for talent
  In an era of new working behaviours, as companies try to position themselves as employers of choice, this session will take real experiences from around the world to connect macro and micro changes in a tight talent market.

Speaker(s): Bernadette Gyurkovics

Topics: Employee Engagement, Hybrid Model, Talent

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Net Zero is a team sport: Harnessing internal support for success
  Achieving your net zero goals can't be done in a silo – you need to reach across your entire organization, and it's important to focus on where you can make the most impact.

Speaker(s): Kelly Spinola

Topics: Energy Management, Facilities Management, Partnering, Sustainability

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Well-being as a cornerstone of ESG strategy and reporting
  The session will discuss how to measure health and well-being effectively, as well as future directions and alignment with sustainability reporting.

Speaker(s): Filip Elland, Whitney Gray, PhD, Despina Katsikakis

Topics: Benchmarking, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Sustainability

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Neurodiversity and Workplace Inclusion Learning Experience
  This session’s experts will present a compelling business case for ensuring neurodiverse people can thrive in the workplace and what role the physical workplace plays in doing so.

Speaker(s): Susannah Burock, Kay Sargent, Leslie Thompson

Topics: Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Wellness, Workplace Design

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Neurodiversity and Workplace Inclusion - Livestream Live Stream Livestream Learning Experience Livestream
  This session’s experts will present a compelling business case for ensuring neurodiverse people can thrive in the workplace and what role the physical workplace plays in doing so.

Speaker(s): Susannah Burock, Kay Sargent, Leslie Thompson

Topics: Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Wellness, Workplace Design

12:00 PM – 1:15 PM Networking Lunch
1:15 PM – 5:00 PM Learning Experiences
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Beyond Disruption: Intentional Reinvention for Hybrid Work
  There has been a rapid advancement of new autonomous technology, the emergence of the sharing economy and the fall of siloed space. And there is a renewed desire to better enable people to live and work in optimum conditions.

Speaker(s): Gordon Wright

Topics: Future of Work, Hybrid Model, Workplace Design

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Build Back Better: Resilience in the built environment
  CRE needs prepare for future disruptions, and in order to thrive in a VUCA world, 'resilience' will be crucial to steer through turbulent times, where multiple forces at work make the road ahead challenging.

Speaker(s): Marie Puybaraud

Topics: Corporate Real Estate, Resiliency, Risk Management

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Changing (Y)OUR SPACE: How will corporate real estate be shaped by the pandemic experience?
  This session will cut through the hyperbole of the 'future of the office/ workplace’ debate to focus on practical challenges and opportunities facing CRE practitioners over the next 3-5 years.

Speaker(s): Lee Elliott, PhD

Topics: Corporate Real Estate, Emerging Trends, Leadership & Management

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Returning to Office - Aligning Experience Data to Operational Investment
  As a CRE leader, how do you know what will really work, and where to invest? Learn how to replace conjecture with an evidence-based, data-driven approach to align employee workplace experience with operational investments.

Speaker(s): Nicola Gillen

Topics: Return to Work, Technology & the Built Environment, Workplace

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Beyond Disruption: Intentional Reinvention for Hybrid Work - Livestream Live Stream Livestream Learning Experience Livestream
  There has been a rapid advancement of new autonomous technology, the emergence of the sharing economy and the fall of siloed space. And there is a renewed desire to better enable people to live and work in optimum conditions.

Speaker(s): Gordon Wright

Topics: Future of Work, Hybrid Model, Workplace Design

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Gen Z and the lure of the office
  Contrary to popular belief, younger generations have indicated a preference to be in the office. How can the office and office experience become a recruitment tool for future generations?

Speaker(s): Stuart Finnie

Topics: Demographics, Leadership & Management, Organizational Composition, Talent

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Leadership in CRE: Engage, Evolve, Accelerate
  Gain insight on navigating change as we emerge from COVID, and understand how CRE leaders are engaging, evolving strategies, and accelerating for future success now.

Speaker(s): Andrew Hallissey

Topics: Employee Engagement, Leadership & Management, Portfolio Management, Workplace

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Leadership in CRE: Engage, Evolve, Accelerate - Livestream Live Stream Livestream Learning Experience Livestream
  Gain insight on navigating change as we emerge from COVID, and understand how CRE leaders are engaging, evolving strategies, and accelerating for future success now.

Speaker(s): Andrew Hallissey

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM Agility: Based on Smart Solutions and Behavioural Change
  Arup’s new workplace was designed before the pandemic as an extension of their HQ, and a bold move was made in 2020 to redefine the space as an unallocated collaboration and innovation hub, armed with key smart technology.

Speaker(s): Natalie Smith

Topics: Future of Work, Smart Buildings, Technology & the Built Environment, Workplace Strategy

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM Flexibility Now, Flexibility Forever: Supporting more equitable work experiences for everyone
  While expectations for flexibility among workers remain high, work from home has not worked as well for everyone, and this experiment has begun revealing inequities that had previously gone unseen.

Speaker(s): Oliver Baxter

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM Future workplace trends - How environments and design can strengthen great work experiences
  This session will look at overall megatrends and stats that focus on people and places, employees' vs. employers' needs and priorities, as well as how to create a culture of belonging and inclusion.

Speaker(s): Ulla Riber

Topics: Workplace Culture, Workplace Design, Workplace Strategy

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM How Microsoft captures the spirit of a region through office design
  Microsoft has embarked on a worldwide initiative to design workplaces that let the employees and customers know instantly where they are, while still maintaining the Microsoft footprint.

Speaker(s): Emma Ogazuma

Topics: Workplace, Workplace Design, Workplace Strategy

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM The Resilient Workplace: Inclusivity at the Forefront
  Understand how organizations already focused on hybrid working and employee wellbeing are responding to the 'great burnout,’ and how to measure the success of hybrid and wellbeing programs in improving DEI strategies.

Speaker(s): Jane Clay

Topics: Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Wellness, Workplace Strategy

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM The Resilient Workplace: Inclusivity at the Forefront - Livestream Live Stream Livestream Learning Experience Livestream
  Understand how organizations already focused on hybrid working and employee wellbeing are responding to the 'great burnout,’ and how to measure the success of hybrid and wellbeing programs in improving DEI strategies.

Speaker(s): Jane Clay

Topics: Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Wellness, Workplace Strategy

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Networking Event
8:30 PM – 12:00 AM Private Event

Thursday, 15 September

Time Title Type Streaming Location Location
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Networking Coffee & Tea
8:00 AM – 3:30 PM Registration & Information Open
8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Exhibits Open
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM The Enjoyable Company: Making Work “Work” in a Post-pandemic World
  The goal is simple: to make work truly enjoyable. But to do that, we first need to understand what joy is, and what steps leaders can take to make it work for their people.

Speaker(s): Markus Peschl, PhD

Topics: Employee Engagement, Future of Work, Leadership & Management, Workplace Culture

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM The Tale of a Tenant, a Landlord, and London’s Henrietta House
  A look at the partnership forged between CBRE, the tenant, and Lazari, the landlord, to create the office of today and tomorrow - Henrietta House in London.

Speaker(s): Melvyn Hale, Andy Monighan, Kate Smith, Matt Wilderspin

Topics: Negotiation, Partnering, Workplace

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Work From Anywhere: Driving Sustainability in a Hybrid Work World
  COVID-19 has fundamentally changed how and where people work, and the impact of hybrid and remote workers has become a key part of a company's emissions.

Speaker(s): Gordon L'Estrange

Topics: Future of Work, Hybrid Model, Sustainability

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Work From Anywhere: Driving Sustainability in a Hybrid Work World - Livestream Live Stream Livestream Learning Experience Livestream
  COVID-19 has fundamentally changed how and where people work, and the impact of hybrid and remote workers has become a key part of a company's emissions.

Speaker(s): Gordon L'Estrange

Topics: Future of Work, Hybrid Model, Sustainability

9:00 AM – 12:15 PM Learning Experiences
10:30 AM – 11:15 AM Inclusive workplaces: CRE plays a key role in delivering on corporate DEI goals
  Shell aims to become one of the most diverse and inclusive companies in the world and their real estate team is leading the charge by creating spaces that empower experiences.

Speaker(s): Ed Payongayong

Topics: Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Future of Work, Workplace

10:30 AM – 11:15 AM Young Leaders from around the world: key perspectives on attracting & retaining emerging talent
  CoreNet Global Young Leader members from global chapters will discuss how to attract & retain talent through the lens of different cultural norms and regional perspectives, focusing on 4 key themes.

Speaker(s): Harriet Wiseman

Topics: Corporate Real Estate, Talent, Workplace Strategy

10:30 AM – 11:15 AM Inclusive workplaces: CRE plays a key role in delivering on corporate DEI goals - Livestream Live Stream Livestream Learning Experience Livestream
  Shell aims to become one of the most diverse and inclusive companies in the world and their real estate team is leading the charge by creating spaces that empower experiences.

Speaker(s): Ed Payongayong

Topics: Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Future of Work, Workplace

11:30 AM – 12:15 PM A new way of working - call it what you want, it's about balancing expectations and experience
  The objective of any successful future CRE model will be high-performance. Understanding key data from Millennials to Gen Z graduates, on how people want to work and what the non-negotiable drivers are will be imperative.

Speaker(s): Christhina Candido, PhD, Iva Durakovic

Topics: Future of Work, Workplace, Workplace Design

11:30 AM – 12:15 PM Delivering future-ready workspaces in a volatile market
  This session will explore trends across major global regions, assessing how the demand landscape is shifting, how the construction sector is responding, and how build costs compare.

Speaker(s): Oliver Sneath

Topics: Construction, Emerging Trends, Market Conditions

12:30 PM – 1:45 PM Networking Lunch
1:45 PM – 3:30 PM Learning Experiences
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM Decentralization of manufacturing and distribution: new re-shoring opportunities for Europe?
  International companies are increasingly developing and implementing resilient manufacturing and distribution footprints as an answer to a constant flow of supply chain disruptions. Learn more about the whys and the how’s.

Speaker(s): René Buck

Topics: Geopolitics, Location Strategies, Manufacturing & Industrial, Supply Chain

2:15 PM – 3:15 PM User centric metrics – the how and why of workplace preferences
  The focus is shifting from performance metrics to user centric metrics, and from space and desks to people. The power of workplace data is in connecting trends about the space, it’s users, and workspace quality.

Speaker(s): Sabine Ehm, MCR

Topics: Benchmarking, Data Analytics, Performance Management

3:30 PM – 4:45 PM Closing General Session - Looking Back to Look Ahead General Session Grand Ballroom
  It’s never been more important to look ahead, while also learning from the past. If the previous two years have taught us anything, it’s “be prepared,” because the world might change at the drop of a pin.

Speaker(s): Richard Van Hooijdonk

Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Work

3:30 PM – 4:45 PM Closing General Session - Looking Back to Look Ahead - Livestream Live Stream Livestream Learning Experience Livestream
  It’s never been more important to look ahead, while also learning from the past. If the previous two years have taught us anything, it’s “be prepared,” because the world might change at the drop of a pin.

Speaker(s): Richard Van Hooijdonk

Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Work

4:45 PM – 5:30 PM Closing Cocktail Reception