Asian Cities 2021: Hong Kong

Recorded On: 06/28/2021

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Overview: 

As the world hopefully emerges from the global pandemic the emphasis in terms of real estate development and investment together with a large proportion of the global construction effort is shifting to further explore the potential of Asia. This programme focuses attention on arguably 5 of the most exciting city environments in the region. It is industry-led and case study driven and unique in its approach to the land conversion process. The programme is designed to encourage participants to explore new skills and enhance problem-solving capabilities under the guidance and expertise of some of the most experienced senior business leaders in Asia. The subject focus is business oriented involving industry-based, presentations and webinars together with the opportunity to review and discuss selective investments and developments in the cities. 

Module #1: Hong Kong

  • The Market
  • The Company
  • The Subject Asset/Project
  • Q&A

Schedule:

Live webinar sessions will normally commence at 3.30 pm on a daily basis although may be subject to change, please see the schedule tab for more information. All Live and Pre-recorded video sessions will be made accessible on-demand.

CPD Information: 

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements vary across the Asia Pacific. At the moment, this programme can contribute to the CPD requirements at Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). A certificate will be issued upon the completion of each city session for your application for CPD credits. Below please find the number of class hours for each of the sessions:

  • Hong Kong: 20 Hours
  • Singapore: 10 Hours
  • Shanghai: 10 Hours
  • Seoul: 8 Hours
  • Tokyo: 20 Hours
  • Special Features: 10 Hours

Attendees can apply for CPD credits from various professional institutions. Please let us know if you need more information to support your application

Email asiapacific@uli.org for enquiry.

PROGRAMME PRICING: 

INDIVIDUAL SESSION: USD 300
(By city sessions / special feature session)

FULL PROGRAMME: USD 1150
(All five cities sessions, plus special feature session)

Sign up for the full programme at a special rate, click here for more information. Email asiapacific@uli.org for enquiry. 

Learning & Development Features

  • It is wholly case driven in its approach to the land conversion process.
  • It is business oriented involving industry leaders sharing their business models and investment/development strategies.
  • In the current virtual world, it retains an experiential quality with a concentration on highly relevant and contemporary case studies.
  • Delegates will be exposed to a very Asian regional perspective on real estate and construction activity and investment.
  • Delegates will be provided insights into the structural dynamics of the key international centres in the region. They will gain an understanding of the nature and characteristics of different market systems and corporate structures under differing legal jurisdictions and their effect on development and investment decision making.

Experience Level

The programme is aimed at new entrants, young industry professionals, graduate entry students are encouraged to participate. 

This course is designed for new entrants and younger industry professionals with a basic understanding of the real estate sector who are looking to enhance their knowledge of key concepts and emerging trends needed to assess the feasibility of development options and the viability of real estate investments which enable decision-making. In particular, real estate owners and managers/ developers /investors /commercial brokers / entrepreneurs / government agencies / lawyers/ finance professionals will also benefit from interaction with senior and experienced business leaders.

Course Format

There will be two live webinar sessions on a daily basis, one will normally commence at 3:30 pm and the other at 5:00. Each session will last for 60 – 75 minutes. 

Each session will include presentations and discussion, moderated by Keith McKinnell, Managing Director, REACh Asia. Pre-recorded video modules will be made accessible on-demand. [This includes any attached materials to be accessible on the date.] 

There will be some exceptions with slight adjustments to the schedule. Details of the schedule will be provided to participants prior to the sessions.  

Each Session Breakdown:

  • The Market
  • The Company
  • The Subject Asset/Project
  • Q&A

MODULE 1 | HONG KONG WEEK 2: 


SESSIONS 11 - 12 | 21 June

11 [LIVE] 3:30pm | BentallGreenoak + RedBox Self-Storage 
Presenter:
Zachary MacAfee, Managing Director, BentallGreenOak & Tim Alpe CEO, RedBox 

12 [LIVE] 5:00pm | CBRE - Capital Transactions Hong Kong
Presenter:
Reeves Yan, Executive Director & Head of Capital Markets, CBRE

SESSIONS 13 - 15 | 22 June

13 [LIVE] 3:30pm | Hongkong Land - Future-Proofing: The Central Portfolio
Presenter:
Kendrew Leung, Director & Head of Building Operations, Hongkong Land 

14 [LIVE] 5:00pm | Goodman Asia - New Developments, Hong Kong: Logistics to Data Centres
Presenter:
James Parsons, Development Director, Goodman Asia

15 [ON-DEMAND] 6:30pm | Hongkong Land - A Conversation with Robert Wong
Presenter:
Robert Wong, Chief Executive, Hongkong Land


SESSIONS 16 - 17 | 23 June

16 [LIVE] 3:30pm | The Grosvenor Story: Hong Kong & China
Presenter:
Tim Jowett, Executive Director Head of Greater China, Regional Board Director, Grosvenor Asia

17 [LIVE] 5:00pm | Link REIT - The Link Story + Case Studies
Presenters:
Eric Yau, Chief Strategy Officer Link REIT
Chris Brooke, Independent Non-executive Consultant, Link REIT Asset Management Ltd. 


SESSIONS 18 - 19 | 24 June

18 [LIVE] 3:30pm | What if? The Future of Real Estate - A conversation with Nicholas Brooke
Presenter:
Nicholas Brooke, Chairman, PPS & Chairman, ULI Asia Pacific

19 [LIVE] 5:00pm | Sino Group - What’s happening in Tuen Mun: The new dynamics surrounding The Gold Coast Estate & So Kwun Wat
Presenter:
Justin Yu, Senior Manager, Sino Group


SESSIONS 20 - 21 | 25 June

20 [LIVE] 3:30pm | SOM - Perspectives on the Greater Bay Area
Presenter:
Ian Ralph, Regional Practice Leader, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM)

21 [LIVE] 5:00pm | BentallGreenOak Strategic Capital Partners
Presenter:
John So, Managing Director, BentallGreenOak Strategic Capital Partners

MODULE 1 | HONG KONG WEEK 1: 


SESSIONS 01 - 02 | 15 June

01 [LIVE] 4:00pm | The GAW Capital Story & Selected Cases
Presenter: Christina Gaw, Managing Principal & Head of Capital Markets, GAW Capital

02 [LIVE] 5:30pm | | Real Capital Analytics Asia Pacific - What is happening across Asia?
Presenter: David Green-Morgan, Managing Director, Real Capital Analytics Asia Pacific

SESSIONS 03 - 05 | 16 June

03 [LIVE] 3:30pm | Cushman & Wakefield - The Hong Kong Market

Presenter: Keith Chan, Head of Research Hong Kong, Cushman & Wakefield

04 [LIVE] 5:00pm | IWG in Hong Kong - Regus + Signature
Presenter: David Steyn, IWG

05 [ON-DEMAND] 6:30pm | Swire Properties - Managing The Island East & Pacific Place Portfolios
Presenters: 
Thomas Rhodes, Senior Portfolio Manager, Swire Properties
James Somers-Eve, Senior Portfolio Manager, Swire Properties

SESSIONS 06 - 07 | 17 June

06 [LIVE] 3:30pm | Mingtiandi - PropTech & the Impact of Covid 19 on the Real Estate Industry
Presenter: Michael Cole, Founder, Mingtiandi

07 [LIVE] 5:00pm | Sun Hung Kai Properties - - ICC + XRL + The Greater Bay AreaPresenters:
Filipe Leung, Deputy General Manager, Sun Hung Kai Properties
K. W. Lo, General Manager, Sun Hung Kai Properties

  

SESSIONS 08 - 10 | 18 June

08 [LIVE] 3:30pm | New Towns, Land Supply & NDA’s
Presenter: Roger Nissim, Former DLO Shatin, Former Adjunct Professor, Department of Real Estate & Construction, University of Hong Kong, Chairman of the HK Countryside Foundation 

09 [LIVE] 5:00pm | Lofter Group -Re-developing in Kowloon – the Opportunites & the Challenges
Presenter: Carol Chow, Founder & Chairperson, Lofter Group

10 [ON-DEMAND] 6:30pm | Henderson Land - Selected Replenishment Strategies for Residential Development in Hong Kong
Presenter: Patrick Kwok, Executive Director, Henderson Land

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PRESENTERS / FACILITATORS: 

  • Zach MacAfee, Managing Director, BentallGreenoak
  • John So, Managing Director, BentallGreenOak Strategic Capital Partners
  • Reeves Yan, Executive Director & Head of Capital Markets, CBRE
  • Keith Chan, Head of Research Hong Kong, Cushman & Wakefield
  • Christina Gaw, Managing Principal & Head of Capital Markets, GAW Capital
  • James Parsons, Development Director, Goodman Asia
  • Tim Jowett, Executive Director Head of Greater China, Grosvenor Asia
  • Patrick Kwok, Executive Director, Henderson Land
  • Kendrew Leung, Director & Head of Building Operations, Hongkong Land
  • Robert Wong, Chief Executive, Hongkong Land
  • David Steyn, IWG
  • Chris Brooke, Independent Non-executive Consultant, Link REIT
  • George Hongchoy, CEO, Link REIT
  • Carol Chow, Founder & Chairperson, Lofter Group
  • Michael Cole, Founder, Mingtiandi
  • David Green-Morgan, Managing Director, Real Capital Analytics Asia Pacific
  • Justin Yu, Senior Manager, Sino Group
    Ian Ralph, Regional Practice Leader, SOM
  • Filipe Leung, Deputy General Manager, Sun Hung Kai Properties 
  • K. W. Lo, General Manager, Sun Hung Kai Properties
  • Thomas Rhodes, Senior Portfolio Manager, Swire Properties
  • James Somers-Eve, Senior Portfolio Manager, Swire Properties
  • Nicholas Brooke, Chairman, PPS & Chairman, ULI Asia Pacific
    Roger Nissim, Adjunct Professor, Department of Real Estate & Construction, University of Hong Kong

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