PROGRAMME 2019

TUESDAY, 12 MARCH

2 pm Welcome
Manfred Kühne, Head of Urban Planning and Projects, Senate Department for Urban Development and Housing, Berlin
Birgit Steindorf, Head of Unit Business Location Center, Location and Airport Region Berlin-Brandenburg, Berlin Partner for Business and Technology GmbH

3.30 pm Facts & Trends of Berlin’s Housing Market
Andreas Tied, Head of Department for Real Estate and Urban Development, Investitionsbank Berlin
Christina Geib, Member of the Executive Board, WBM Wohnungsbaugesellschaft Mitte mbH
Thomas Bergander, CEO, Quartier Heidestraße GmbH
Presentation: Dorothee Wetzler-Stöbe, CEO, STÖBE. Die Agentur für Kommunikation GmbH

4 pm Happy Hour

4 – 5 pm Meet the British Chamber of Commerce in Germany (BCCG)

5 pm High-rise Planning in Berlin
Regula Lüscher, Senate Director of Urban Development, Berlin
Thomas Bestgen, CEO, UTB Projektmanagement GmbH
Martin Rodeck, Executive Managing Director, EDGE Technologies
Norman Weichhardt, CEO Development, Covivio Germany
Discussion following the panel on a “high-rise planning concept”

WEDNESDAY, 13 MARCH

10 am Locations for Innovation in Berlin
Regula Lüscher, Senate Director of Urban Development, Berlin
Dr. Philipp Bouteiller, CEO, Tegel Projekt GmbH
Stefan Kögl, Head of Building Solutions, Siemens Real Estate

11.30 am Berlin Brunch – ZIA reception „Private Investments for an Affordable Berlin?
Dr. Andreas Mattner, President, ZIA German Property Federation
Regula Lüscher, Senate Director of Urban Development, Berlin
Presentation: Jens Teschke, Head of Strategy and Communication, ZIA German Property Federation

3 pm Urban Quarters in Berlin, for example Gartenfeld in Berlin-Spandau
Sebastian Scheel, Permanent Secretary for Housing, Berlin
Thomas Bestgen, CEO, UTB Projektmanagement GmbH
Snezana Michaelis, Member of the Board of Management, Gewobag Wohnungsbau-Aktiengesellschaft Berlin
Alexander Happ, Managing Director, BUWOG Bauträger GmbH

4 pm Berlin’s Office Market – at its Limit?
Jürgen Overath, COO, TLG IMMOBILIEN AG
Mathias Groß, Branch Manager Berlin, Pandion AG
Matthias Schmidt, Head of Development Germany/Managing Director, CA Immo Deutschland GmbH
Manfred Kühne, Head of Urban Planning and Projects, Senate Department for Urban Development and Housing, Berlin
Moderation: Andreas Schulten, Chief Representative, bulwiengesa AG

4 – 5 pm Meet the British Chamber of Commerce in Germany (BCCG)

5 pm Cocktail Reception by Berlin Hyp AG
Welcome: Sebastian Scheel, Permanent Secretary for Housing, Berlin
Gero Bergmann, Member of the Board of Management, Berlin Hyp AG

THURSDAY, 14 MARCH

10.30 pm Co-Living, Co-Working and Co-a-lot-more
Katerina Malinski, Sales, Legal and Marketing / Company Lawyer, WISTA.Plan GmbH
Jan Hoepper, Broker & Real Estate Partnerships, Germany, WeWork
Frank Uffen, Director of Partnerships, THE STUDENT HOTEL
Hans-Peter Hähnlein, Commercial Director Germany, HB Reavis Germany GmbH
Presentation: Sabine Usinger, Lawyer and Notary, SAMMLERUSINGER

2 pm Acceleration through Partnership? Solutions for Efficient Construction Policy
Sebastian Scheel, Permanent Secretary for Housing, Berlin
Klaus-Peter Hesse, Management Spokesman, ZIA German Property Federation
Jürgen Kutz, COO, CG Gruppe AG
Henrik Thomsen, CEO, Groth Gruppe
Presentation: Jens Teschke, Head of Strategy and Communication, ZIA German Property Federation

4 pm Happy Hour

4 – 5 pm Meet the British Chamber of Commerce in Germany (BCCG)