Discover the power of new ideas that shape our cities, our spaces and our communities through JLL’s event series on the future of real estate. 

Join our upcoming virtual events on the future of...

Capital

Wednesday, 27 October 2021

Logistics

Thursday, 28 October 2021

Workplaces

Wednesday, 10 November 2021

Sustainable spaces

Thursday, 11 November 2021

The future of capital.

Wednesday, 27 October 2021 | 1pm to 2pm SGT

In this event, we’ll answer fundamental questions around capital strategies in Asia Pacific. With approximately US$40 billion of global capital allocated within the region, we will explore the evolution of capital structures, cross-border activity and the deployment of capital. Tune in to get fresh ideas on how investors can build resilience in their portfolio.
Join forward-looking investors and fund managers who will debate the big questions and ideas shaping the future of real estate investment in Asia Pacific.
Stuart Crow,CEO Capital Markets, Asia Pacific, JLL
Stuart Crow
CEO Capital Markets, Asia Pacific, JLL
Stuart Crow
CEO Capital Markets, Asia Pacific, JLL

With 20 years’ experience, Stuart concentrates on identifying debt and equity investment for cross border investors and plays an integral role in some of the largest commercial real estate deals regionally, including the sale of the Twin Tower Asia Square Office project for over US$4.5 billion.

Ambika Goel,Principal, Real Estate, Blackstone Singapore
Ambika Goel
Principal, Real Estate, Blackstone Singapore
Ambika Goel
Principal, Real Estate, Blackstone Singapore

Ambika is involved in Blackstone Real Estate’s capital raising, investor relations and business development across Asia. Prior, Ms. Goel spent nine years at GLP focusing on fund management, investor relations and capital markets.

Laurent Jacquemin,Head of Asia Pacific, AXA IM
Laurent Jacquemin
Head of Asia Pacific, AXA IM
Laurent Jacquemin
Head of Asia Pacific, AXA IM

Laurent is responsible for all operations in the Asia Pacific region, including overseeing investment, asset management and capital raising activities from the offices in Japan, South Korea and Australia. Laurent is a member of the Real Assets Extended Management Board. He was previously the European Head of Transactions.

Jing Dong Lai,CEO and CIO, M&G Real Estate Asia
Jing Dong Lai
CEO and CIO, M&G Real Estate Asia
Jing Dong Lai
CEO and CIO, M&G Real Estate Asia

Jing Dong Lai started his career in M&G in October 2016 as Director, Head of Acquisitions, APAC and Head of Japan prior to taking on his new role in 2021.
He has more than 18 years of Asia real estate markets experience, working in several of the region’s financial hubs.

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The future of logistics.

Thursday, 28 October 2021 | 1pm to 2pm SGT

In this event, we’ll explore the trends propelling the demand for logistics. With capital deployment in this sector set to double within the next 3-5 years to US$50-60 billion, we'll examine how increased capital inflows and occupier demands will transform logistics and how supply chain disruptions have impacted logistics real estate decisions. Tune in to get fresh ideas on how you can capitalise on the growth of this booming sector and how technology is challenging conventional warehouse design.
Join forward-looking sector experts from across the region who will debate the big questions and ideas shaping the future of logistics real estate.

More panelists coming soon

Eric Pang,Head of Capital Markets, China, JLL
Eric Pang
Head of Capital Markets, China, JLL
Eric Pang
Head of Capital Markets, China, JLL

Eric oversees the firm’s investment services, to domestic and international clients across all sectors. Since 2015, Eric has served as the Lead Director for the firm’s UK-China Business Group, providing investment advisory and solutions to facilitate cross-border capital flows between multiple regions.

Trent Iliffe,Managing Director & Co-CEO, LOGOS Group
Trent Iliffe
Managing Director & Co-CEO, LOGOS Group
Trent Iliffe
Managing Director & Co-CEO, LOGOS Group

Trent has a property industry career spanning over two and a half decades. Prior, Trent was the Regional Director with LaSalle Investment Management, and was responsible for Industrial real estate investment in China and the Asia Pacific.

Kevin Shao,Director, Real Estate Investments, JD Property
Kevin Shao
Director, Real Estate Investments, JD Property
Kevin Shao
Director, Real Estate Investments, JD Property

Kevin is responsible for the logistics sector overseas. He was involved in cross-border acquisitions, with a cumulative transaction value of US$5 billion and has significant experience as an investment manager in Singapore, Europe and USA.

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The future of workplaces.

Wednesday, 10 November 2021 | 1pm to 2pm SGT

In this event, we’ll explore the new role of the office in a world where employees need to meet both virtually and physically. We will examine how real estate helps organisations win the war on talent. Increasingly, landlords will need flexible strategies to better meet the evolving needs of people who occupy their spaces. Join forward-looking sector experts from across the region, who will debate the big questions and ideas shaping the future of workplaces.

More panelists coming soon

Jeremy Sheldon,Head of Leasing, APAC, JLL
Jeremy Sheldon
Head of Leasing, APAC, JLL
Jeremy Sheldon
Head of Leasing, APAC, JLL

Jeremy sets the vision and strategy for JLL Markets throughout the region, focusing on innovation to meet clients’ needs with new technologies. In 1990, he established JLL’s tenant representation business in Hong Kong. He spearheads the firm’s Asia tenant representation business and is a member of the JLL APAC board.

Dr Richard Claydon,Co-founder & Chief Cognitive Officer, EQ Lab Limited
Dr Richard Claydon
Co-founder & Chief Cognitive Officer, EQ Lab Limited
Dr Richard Claydon
Co-founder & Chief Cognitive Officer, EQ Lab Limited

Dr. Richard Claydon is a management and behavioural scientist, specialising in leadership and high-performance during complex organisational transformations. His research has been described as “a touchstone for the future work in management and organisation”.

Sudha Jamthe,Technology Futurist &  AI and AV Instructor Stanford University CSP
Sudha Jamthe
Technology Futurist & AI and AV Instructor Stanford University CSP
Sudha Jamthe
Technology Futurist & AI and AV Instructor Stanford University CSP

Sudha Jamthe is a globally recognised Technology Futurist and founder of the Business School of AI. She has 20+ years in innovation, academic and operational experience from eBay and PayPal. Ms Jamthe is the author of 6 books and champion for GirlsWhoCode.com.

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The future of sustainable spaces.

Thursday, 11 November 2021 | 1pm to 2pm SGT

In this event, we’ll look at the challenge of decarbonising buildings, and explore the obstacles we need to overcome in order to achieve better sustainability outcomes. Join forward-looking sustainability experts from across the region, who will debate the big questions and ideas shaping the future of real estate.
Sam McCrea,Energy & Sustainability Services Solutions Lead, APAC, JLL
Sam McCrea
Energy & Sustainability Services Solutions Lead, APAC, JLL
Sam McCrea
Energy & Sustainability Services Solutions Lead, APAC, JLL

Sam leads the solutions development business for JLL’s Energy and Sustainability team of sustainability experts. She is a business leader with 20 years’ experience, supporting companies in managing their ESG challenges, advising clients on effective business solutions across APAC and EMEA.

Arthur Huang,Founder and CEO, Miniwiz
Arthur Huang
Founder and CEO, Miniwiz
Arthur Huang
Founder and CEO, Miniwiz

Arthur founded MINIWIZ, a trash material technology company that has received numerous international invention patents in manufacturing processes/mechanical assemblies to enable circular consumption. Arthur was recognised by various international institutions, like the World Economic Forum’s Technology Pioneer Award.

Parag Shinde, Group Efficiency, Sustainability and Engineering Lead, Property NSW
Parag Shinde
Group Efficiency, Sustainability and Engineering Lead, Property NSW
Parag Shinde
Group Efficiency, Sustainability and Engineering Lead, Property NSW

Parag developed and delivered end-to-end sustainability outcomes, including capex and opex project delivery; achieving leading outcomes for organisations. Parag and team are now focused on NetZero emissions to accelerate decarbonisation.

Ruben Langbroek,Head of Asia Pacific at GRESB
Ruben Langbroek
Head of Asia Pacific at GRESB
Ruben Langbroek
Head of Asia Pacific at GRESB

Ruben is responsible for the strategic growth of GRESB in Asia Pacific, by strengthening and further developing GRESB’s relationship with institutional investors, investment managers, asset operators, and industry associations.

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