LREF 22: on-demand
Please see the recordings from Frobisher Auditorium 2 for the Conference Day of the London Real Estate Forum 2022 below.
Frobisher Auditorium 2
Greater Manchester: Enabling agents of change in our cities
In association with Trowers & Hamlins
This session explored how a multi-faceted approach to community-based place-making across Greater Manchester is enabling the city region to reach net-zero targets.
- Steve Connor, Creative Concern (Chair)
Becca Heron, Manchester City Council
John Searle, Salford City Council
Vernon Everitt, Greater Manchester
Stephen O'Malley, Civic Engineers
May Molteno, Trilogy
Brent Cross Town
In association with Related Argent and Barnet Council
With demand for space at Brent Cross Town so high, what are the esssentials needed to build a new town?
- Sadie Morgan OBE, dRMM and Quality of Life Foundation (Chair)
Matt Flood, Brent Cross Town
Fiona Scott, Gort Scott
Cath Shaw, Barnet Council
Tom Goodall, Argent and Related Argent
This session explored where these strengths are and how demand and the drive for innovation-led real estate development is opening up opportunities for investment and collaboration.
- Tim Moonen, The Business of Cities (Chair)
Nick Walkley, Avison Young
Rob Valentine, Bruntwood
Zoe Davidson, Deloitte
Chris Sood-Nicholls, Lloyds Banking
Mike Wright, West Midlands Innovation Board
The City as a Destination
This session explored how the City will evolve in terms of its buildings and place, and how it can respond to the changing needs of businesses and expectation of its workers, putting sustainability, inclusivity and wellbeing at its heart.
- Susan Freeman, Mischon de Reya (Chair)
Shravan Joshi MBE, City of London
Ruth Duston, Primera
Alice Keown, British Land
Mareike Langkitsch, Fletcher Priest Architect
The future of the high street
We discussed opportunities and challenges in Inner and Outer London town centres and shine a light on innovative ideas that could ignite our high streets now and in the future streets and town centres?
- Rumi Bose, GLA (Chair)
Ruchi Chakravarty, Westminster City Council
Andrew McVicker, Pragma
Sophie Beagles, Ealing
Dee Corsi, NWEC
James Scroggs, New Working Class