9:30-10:00    Registration

10:00-10:30  Welcome and opening speeches

Katarzyna Włodek-Makos – Director of the Economic Development Department, City of Warsaw

10:30-11:30   Plenary session: The real estate market in Poland- an investor’s perspective

  • New routes of foreign capital inflow to Poland’s real estate market
  • The current real estate development trends. What makes a good investment?
  • Does the investment climate in Poland favor new ventures? Creating favorable financing options and mortgages.
  • Institutional investors and their expectations towards the real estate market.

Moderator:
Mira Kantor-Pikus – Partner, Head of Equity, Debt & Structured Finance, Capital Markets, Cuchman&Wakefield

Panelists:
1. Anna Duchnowska – Senior Director of Asset Management, Head of Polish Operations, Invesco Real Estate
2. Adam Gola – President of the Board, Pocztylion-Arka Powszechne Towarzystwo Emerytalne SA
3. Mirosław Januszko – President of the Board, 6B47 Poland
4. Bartosz Puzdrowski – Managing Director, Marvipol Logistics
5. Mariusz Rodak – General Director, BPI Real Estate Poland
6. Christopher Siemieński – Head of the Business Development and Marketing Department, CFE Polska

11:30-12:00   Networking break

12:00-13:00  Panel 2: The Retail industry and its challenges

  • E-commerce and the shopping malls: allies or foes?
  • The influence of Big Data on the industry- opportunities, and challenges. How the new technologies shape the retail sector?
  • New pricing opportunities in an era of the digital revolution: trends and challenges.
  • Revitalization, refurbishing or expansion? How to adjust to the market needs and increase the worth of commercial properties?

Moderator:
Grzegorz Furtak – Founder of PricingLAB, pricing expert

Panelists:
1. Sylwia Bilska – Customer Director, Central Europe, Board Member, Tesco
2. Agnieszka Nowak – General Director of Galeria Północna, Globe Trade Centre
3. Tomasz Szewczyk – Managing Partner, Acteeum Central Europe
4. Przemysław Wierzbicki – Attorney-at-law, KKLW Kurzyński Łyszyk Wierzbicki
5. Paulina Żur – Managing Director, Katharsis Development

13:00-14:00   Lunch

14:00-14:15    Case study

14:15-15:15     Panel 3:  Offices of the future

  • Technology for business. Proptech – digital revolution on the office space market
  • Innovative security – automation for buildings and modern security systems of office properties.
  • Managing the portfolios of large organizations. Trends pertaining to the letting of spaces to global organizations.
  • Intelligent and productive offices of the future. How office’s ergonomic space and interior design affect work efficiency and the employees involvement.

Moderator:
Tadeusz Brach – Deputy Chancellor of Warsaw School of Economics, President of the Institute for Real Estate Management

Panelists:
1. Joanna Blumert – Associate, Cushman & Wakefield
2. Michał Dobrowolski
Managing Director, BREMA
3. Beata Osiecka
President of the Board, Kinnarps Polska
4. Ryszard Podgórski
Vice President of the Board, Konsalnet Security
5. Artur Pollak
President of the Board, APA Group

15:15-15:45     Networking break

15:45-16:45    Panel 4: The golden era of the Polish warehouse market

  • The growing need for modern storage spaces in an era of e-commerce. How to maintain the upward trend in the warehouse market?
  • Quality-certificates, lower costs of building usage and eco-friendly solutions: current trends in warehousing. What do the tenants require?
  • What attracts investors to the Polish warehouse market? Condition and determinants of the dynamic development of the industry
  • A warehouse of the future – How to lower the costs of company operations through modern logistics solutions?

Moderator:
Prof. dr hab. Bogdan Klepacki –
Head of Department of Logistics at the Warsaw University of Life Sciences WULS-SGGW

Panelists:
1. Dr hab. Halina Brdulak –
Professor of Warsaw School of Economics, Institute of International Management and Marketing,
Collegium of World Economy at WSE
2. Bartłomiej Czuba –
Deputy Head, Structured & Mezzanine Finance, mBank SA
3. Robert Dobrzycki –
Managing Partner, Panattoni Europe
4. Andrzej Kozłowski –
Member of the Board, CEO Airfreight Seafreight & Rail, ROHLIG SUUS Logistics SA
4. Dr hab. Krzysztof Rutkowski –
Professor of Warsaw School of Economics and Chair of the Department of Logistics at WSE
5. Joanna Sinkiewicz –
Head of Industrial & Logistics Agency, Cushman & Wakefield

16:45   Premium Real Estate Party

Host: Anna Wodzyńska – compere, actress