AGENDA HIGHLIGHTS

With the short, medium and long-term implications for the office sector still largely unknown, the industry has rarely faced so daunting and significant a challenge to state and prove its value for UK industry. Join the UK’s leading commercial real estate owners, developers, investors, occupiers, agents, designers and consultants for a collaborative day of networking, ideas, use cases and actionable insight to support you through your workspace investment, planning, design and development journey.

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OPENING KEYNOTE: The new era uncovered - creating a new and better future for work

The future of work is here and we all need to keep up. But do we know how to? With an invaluable opportunity to reset, rethink, redesign join this session and embrace the opportunity.

Panel: Viva la workspace revolution – who will be the winners, the losers and the ones to watch?

As we return to a changed landscape of work, who is unhooking from what it used to be and seizing the current opportunity? Who is likely to be left behind and what players are doing something exciting?

Brace, brace, brace: The great occupier workspace rethink

As needs and usage of workspaces unfold as rapidly as the ways we work change, this conversation explores one customers re-examination of their workspace requirements.

Are workspaces still a compelling investment case?

Once a dependable asset class with predictable returns, where is investment into office real estate being made, avoided and discussed or is it pencils down until the market stabilises?

Interview: Future-proofing workspaces: Environments that enrich, connect and include

The pandemic sowed the seeds of a workplace revolution, where office space is increasingly linked with the identity and culture of the organisation. With a renewed focus on connection what human-centric an inclusion consideration needed to be made to futureproof workspaces?

Panel: Shaking up the flexible workspace market – can we all get a piece of the pie?

With flexibility continuing to be in demand, and the need for shorter leases as occupiers decided on their long-term office real estate strategies, what the allure and unique appeal in flex space?

UK versus Europe workplace market outlook - how volatile is the picture?

Hear the latest insights into the economic dialogue around workspace demand and investment now versus pre-pandemic, and how the UK compares against the wider market.

Panel: Avoiding No Man’s Land: Grade A+ and Flex workspaces versus the vast traditional middle – what does the future hold for each?

The recent phenomenon of how we work has given rise to an assortment of workplaces, but with an explosion of demand for Grade A, flexible and co-working spaces is this the death of the traditional middle?

The top 5 design trends for the future workspace

With agile environments soon to be overtaking rows of desks, consider how the general working layout of offices is shifting and what are the investment, development, design and operational consequences.

Workspace trailblazer: The Bloomberg Building - The importance of sharing and collaboration, and encouraging chance meetings and informal discussions

Hear the journey into the design and build of The Bloomberg Building, and considerations around collaborative spaces, ESG and future-proofing it to meet the needs of the people and the planet.

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