Agenda – Commercial Real Estate Asia

Site Visit : 10 September 2019

9.30 am – 12.30 pm
Paya Lebar Quarter

The Paya Lebar Quarter (PLQ) is an SGD3.2 billion mixed-use urban regeneration project and a key catalyst to Singapore’s masterplan to transform the precinct into a bustling, dynamic lifestyle and business hub with a distinctive cultural identity. Centrally located and highly-connected, this development is an interconnected office, residential and retail hub that features numerous urban spaces for community and social interactions, flexible workspace facilities and more.

  • Tour of office towers and csuites, PLQ’s next-generation flexible workspace
  • Smart technologies live at PLQ for building optimisationand tenant experience
  • Urban areas for the community and a look at points of interconnectivity at PLQ

Day 1 : 11 September 2019

08:00
Main Conference Registration & Morning Coffee

09:00
Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

Neeraj Bansal, Partner and Head Corridors (ASEAN, HK, Taiwan), Member KPMG Global Steering Group – Real Estate and Construction, KPMG, India

0910
KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Buildings Finally Get a Brain

  • How are machine learning and AI impacting building operations?
  • How is data being collected and used to make buildings more efficient?
  • How is the real estate industry utilizing new tools to enhance the tenant experience?

John Gilbert, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating and Technology Officer, Rudin, United States

0940
Property Developers’ Roundtable: Responding to Disruption and Transformation

  • The impact of a new global trade regime on real estate
  • Government masterplans and transformation roadmaps
  • Trends in Utilisation and Yields, and what to expect
  • How will tech and digitalization shape the industry across all asset classes
  • Investor sentiment

Moderator:
Bernie Devine, Regional Director, Asia, Yardi Systems, Singapore

Panellists:
Chris Marriott, Chief Executive Officer, South East Asia, Savills, Singapore
Fairuz Radi, Chief Transformation Officer and Head of Group Managing Director’s Office, Sime Darby Property, Malaysia
Dr. John Millar, Chief Strategy Development Officer, Ananda Development, Thailand
Y. Bhg Prof. Datuk Ismail Ibrahim, Chief Executive officer,Iskandar Regional Development Authority, Malaysia

1030
Morning Networking and Refreshment Break


Commercial Real Estate Asia Summit commences


1100
Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

Dr. Lim Lan Yuan, President of Singapore Chapter, FIABCI, Singapore


KEY DRIVERS & MARKET OUTLOOK IN COMMERCIAL PROPERTY LANDSCAPE


1110
Asia Commercial Real Estate Market Outlook, and Singapore in Context

  • Investment trends and economic factors impacting the industry
  • Outlook by the sectors – Office, retails, investments and logistics
  • Market opportunities and challenges in 2019 and beyond
  • Where do we see the stronger structural investments in the region?

Joint presentation:
Vikram Kohli, Chief Operating Officer, Southeast Asia, CBRE
Desmond Sim, Head of Research, Southeast Asia, CBRE

1150
South Korea’s Grand Development Project: Saemangeum, A Hub of Asia, A Heart of Future

  • What makes the future of global economic hub?
  • Saemangeum investment environment
  • Introduction to Saemangeum’s Smart Waterfront City and tourism leisure project

Bae Ho-yeol, Director General for Development Strategy Bureau, Saemangeum Development and Investment Agency, Korea

1220
Networking Lunch

1320
Malaysia:
Iskandar Regional Development Authority’s Upcoming Plans

  • Future cities and commercial real estate market in Iskandar Malaysia – Realising the smart investment vision
  • Government policies and regulatory frameworks – transparency, taxation, valuation and investment
  • Investment opportunities

Y. Bhg Prof. Datuk Ismail Ibrahim, Chief Executive officer, Iskandar Regional Development Authority, Malaysia

1350
Finding Innovative Solutions for Corporate Development in the Real Estate Sector

  • How Ananda Development incorporating the best innovation culture into its growth as a brick and mortar company
  • The strategic shift from ‘Asset Management’ to ‘Access Management’ through the internet
  • Introducing the UrbanTech Ecosystem Support – building stronger connection and relationship among stakeholders for improvement in business process and developing new business opportunities

Dr. John Millar, Chief Strategy Development Officer, Ananda Development, Thailand

1420
Indonesia’s CRE Investment Opportunity – Utilizing Commercial Space for Portfolio Diversification

  • Commercial real estate trends in Indonesia
  • Post-election real estate investment laws and land development policies
  • Sinar Mas Land’s current and upcoming projects for sustainable investment
  • Listing and investment updates in China and Europe

Ferdinand Sadeli, Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer, Sinar Mas Land, Indonesia

1450
Industry Panel:
Commercial Real Estate Investment Strategies and Opportunities in Asia Pacific – Where Do We Go Next?

  • The regional hotspots and market segments
  • Capitalising on new opportunities
  • Redefining investment strategies for current markets
  • Risks and how are they evolving

Moderator:
Dr. Lim Lan Yuan, President of Singapore Chapter, FIABCI, Singapore

Panellists:
Ferdinand Sadeli, Executive Director & Chief Financial Officer, Sinar Mas Land, Indonesia
Dr. John Millar, Chief Strategy Development Officer, Ananda Development, Thailand
Y. Bhg Prof. Datuk Ismail Ibrahim, Chief Executive officer, Iskandar Regional Development Authority, Malaysia
Neeraj Bansal, Partner and Head Corridors (ASEAN, HK, Taiwan), Member KPMG Global Steering Group – Real Estate and Construction, KPMG, India

1525
Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

Dr. Lim Lan Yuan, President of Singapore Chapter, FIABCI, Singapore

1530
Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break


CLOSING PLENARY WITH PROPTECH ASIA 


1600
Property Developers’ Roundtable:
The Uptake and Mandate for Technological Innovation

  • Business as usual: realising the ROI in PropTech
  • What are the pain points and considerations around implementing a certain technology or solution apart from cost?
  • Efficiencies through automation: which are processes that can be streamlined and made transparent?
  • How will open and standardized data change the industry and add value to the real estate ecosystem, and how far are we as a region from achieving that?
  • Putting your own real estate data to work

Moderator:
James Dearsley, Co-Founder, Unissu, U.K.

Panelists:
John Gilbert, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating and Technology Officer, Rudin, U.S.
Dr. Tawicha Trakulyingyong, Chief Technology Officer, Sansiri, Thailand
Fairuz Radi, Chief Transformation Officer and Head of Group Managing Director’s Office, Sime Darby Property, Malaysia
Binoo Joseph, Chief Information Officer, Emaar Properties, UAE

1640
End of Conference Day One

Day 2 : 12 September 2019

0900
Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

Neeraj Bansal, Partner and Head Corridors (ASEAN, HK, Taiwan), Member KPMG Global Steering Group – Real Estate and Construction, KPMG, India


THE DEVELOPERS’ TALK: RETAIL INNOVATION AND MIXED-USE REVOLUTION


0910
Mixed-Use Case Study:

Guoco Tower – A Comprehensive Integrated Mixed-use Project Over All Asset Classes

  • Innovative strategies and challenges for a mixed-use development
  • Amenities and place making– building for tenants’ experience and communities
  • A brief overview of Guoco Tower concept

Valerie Wong, General Manager, Asset Management, GuocoLand, Singapore

0940
Retail Evolution & Innovation – Creating Centre of Life & Community

  • Retail innovations in the new economy – Taking Thailand as case study
  • The essence of personalisation in placemaking
  • Creating active lifestyle communities

Shun Wong, Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy, Central Pattana, Thailand

1010
Searching for Right Tenants – Tenant Management and Increasing Retention

  • How to search for the right tenant and its challenges
  • Taking Gamuda Walk as case study
  • Exploring the retailing strategy for Quayside Mall

Herbie Tan, Director of Leasing, Retail and Malls, Gamuda Land, Malaysia

1040
Morning Networking and Refreshment Break

1110
The ‘Live, Work, Play’ Future – Building and Financing Mixed-use Development in APAC

  • Commercial property landscape – where are the investments going into
  • Future projects to be mixed-use in nature? How do we strategize these developments?
  • Featuring upcoming projects and opportunities of Mah Sing Group

Benjamin Ong, Chief Operating Officer (Southern Region), Mah Sing Group, Malaysia

1145
Industry Panel:
Mixed-use Commercial Developments – Growth Demands and Investment Opportunities

  • Mixed-use market potential and tapping it efficiently
  • The future of regional mixed-use developments and where do we see opportunities?
  • The flow of the investment trend in the region and its ROI

Moderator:
Elaine Chow, Principal and Managing Director, Trinity Capital, Hong Kong

Panellists:
Dr. Yu Shi Ming, Head of Department of Real Estate, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Desmond Sim, Head of Research, Southeast Asia, CBRE
Joanne Kua, Managing Director of KSK Land, KSK Group, Malaysia

1230
Networking Lunch


TAPPING INTO INDUSTRIAL AND LOGISTICS MARKET GROWTH


1330
Industrial and Logistics Market in Malaysia – Upcoming Trends and Opportunities

  • The landscape of industrial demand and supply in Malaysia and across APAC
  • Key reason why Johor should be considered for investors
  • Feature and benefit of SILC and Afiat

Kenny Wong, Chief Marketing Officer, UEM Sunrise, Malaysia

1400
Growing Real Estate Logistics in Asia – AyalaLand Logistics Strategies

Patrick Avila, Head of Logistics and Industrial Parks Unit, AyalaLand Logistics Holdings Corp, Philippines


OFFICE SPACE EVOLUTION AND THE ECONOMICS BEHIND


1430
Commercial Trends in Co-working Spaces

  • Addressing office markets potential in India and Asia
  • Current market investment trends
  • Future outlook

Neeraj Bansal, Head of Building, Construction and Real Estate, and ASEAN, Hong Kong & Taiwan Corridor Leader, KPMG, India

1500
Workspace Evolution – How Co-working is Transforming Economies in the Next 5 Years

  • Flexible working market uptake in 2019 and beyond
  • How digital revolution works in favor for property developers?
  • Market trends and investment uptakes
  • Core x Flexi strategy

Samit Chopra, Executive Vice President, Enterprise & Sales, International Workplace Group, Singapore

1530
Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break


CAPITAL INVESTMENTS AND VALUATION IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE


1600
Asia Pacific Commercial Real Estate Capital Markets Outlook 2020

Nicholas Wilson, Head of Capital Markets Research APAC, JLL, Singapore

1640
Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

Neeraj Bansal, Partner and Head Corridors (ASEAN, HK, Taiwan), Member KPMG Global Steering Group – Real Estate and Construction, KPMG, India

1645
End of Main Conference