The 5th Cambridge University International Real Estate Finance and Investment Conference

The 5th Cambridge University International Real Estate Finance and Investment Conference

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  • Hong Kong
Hosted by the Cambridge Real Estate Finance Alumni Society in Asia
Wednesday, 20 September 2017 - 12.00pm to 9.00pm HKT
Open to: 
Alumni and guests

The Cambridge University Department of Land Economy and the Cambridge University Real Estate Finance Asian Alumni Society (CUREFASIA) will jointly hold the 5th International Real Estate Finance and Investment Conference on Wednesday, 20 September, in Hong Kong.

The conference will focus on the following topics in the form of panel discussions, case studies and keynote speeches (simultaneous translation will be provided throughout the conference):

  • The opportunities in Real Estate under the New Economy and Technology
  • Modern urbanisation and new model of industrial economy of real estate business
  • Real estate market trends and opportunities
  • “The Belt and Road”, opportunities and challenges for China and the world
  • UK commercial real estate investment markets

Key speakers include various high profile business professionals and respected academics in the real estate industry:

  • Prof. Philip Allmendinger (Head of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Cambridge)
  • Prof. Colin Lizieri (Grosvenor Professor of Real Estate Finance, Head of the Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge)
  • Dr. Justin Chiu (Executive Director and Member of the Executive Committee of Cheung Kong Property Holdings Ltd; Founder Chairman of ARA Asset Management Ltd)
  • Humbert Pang (Managing Principal of Gaw Capital Partners, Head of China)
  • George Hongchoy (Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, Link Asset Management Limited)
  • Dr. Jing Geng (Vice President of Greenland Holdings Corp Ltd., Chairman & CEO of Greenland Global Investment Ltd.)
  • David Hsu (Chairman of Jardine Matheson (China); Executive Director of Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited)
  • John C W Lam (Vice Chairman and Executive Director of Nan Fung Property Holdings Limited)
  • Edward Cheung (Chairman, Asia-Pacific Board Chief Executive, Great China, Cushman & Wakefield)
  • Aiming Liu (Chairman, Space Holding (Shenzhen) Co. Ltd)
  • Dr. Hubert Shea (Chief Executive Officer, Snowland Holdings Co. Limited)
  • Yo-Hann Tan (Chief Executive Officer, BNP Paribas Real Estate Asia Pacific)
  • Shu Yin Lee (Executive Director, Tian An China Investments Company Limited, Chief Investment Officer of Grand River Properties (China) Ltd)
  • Haibin Huang (Founder and CEO, Harbour Apartment International)
  • Grant Horsfield (Founder and Chairman, Naked Retreats and Naked Hub)
  • Stephen Rees (Real Estate Senior Advisor, private client and family office group, Deloitte UK)
  • Andy Rothery (Principal and Co–founder, XA2 Capital LLP)
  • Rasheed Hassan (Director, Head of Cross Border Investment, Savills)
  • David Percival MBE (Managing Director of Deloitte's China International Business Development Group, Member of the Order of the British Empire)
  • Johnny Shao (Regional Director, Head of Capital Markets, Shanghai and East China, JLL)
  • Huihua Pang (Group General Manager, Greentown Jia Yuan)
  • Sam Crispin (Chief Executive Officer, ABP (HK) Holding)
  • Andy Burwell (Director, Department of International Trade Hong Kong - Gov.UK)

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InterContinental Hong Kong Hotel
18 Salisbury Road
Tsim Sha Tsui
Hong Kong
Hong Kong S.A.R., China