The IPE Real Estate Global Conference & Awards 2022 programme

Wednesday, 18 May 2022

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
IPE Quest Asset Allocation Roundtable (for asset owners only)

The IPE Quest Asset Allocation Roundtable is a dedicated interactive asset allocation discussion for asset owners based on Chatham House Rules that will focus on the topics below.

Moderated by:
ESG: Net zero

How to manage net-zero objectives for its global real estate portfolio?


How does the EU’s Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation apply to real estate, and what are the implications for investors and managers?

Asset allocation: The role of real estate

Prof Colin Lizieri takes a step back to look at why investors should add real estate to multi-asset portfolios

How to attend:

Please contact Jayna Vishram at to register. For further details regarding travel and accommodation, please contact Judith Langford at 

Thursday, May 19, 2022 - Wednesday, June 15, 2022

8:00 AM
Registration and Coffee
10:05 AM
Coffee and Networking Break
10:20 AM
The Big Picture: Investing Globally Today
Presentation followed a panel discussion

Real estate investors are facing a dizzying array of forces, from acute geopolitical tensions and rising inflation to the persistence of COVID-19, an unfolding climate crisis, and shifting working and urbanisation patterns. Where and how should investors focus their capital today?

11:15 AM
The Rise of the Alternatives
Presentation followed a panel discussion

From student housing to data centres, alternative and more operational types of real estate are forming larger parts of institutional portfolios

12:10 PM
Lunch and Networking
1:10 PM
Diversity and Inclusion

Panel discussion
The institutional real estate industry needs to improve its diversity and inclusion. But what approaches and strategies are needed for real change?

Moderated by Pirkko Juntunen

1:30 PM
Social Impact: Beyond the Financial Return
Presentation followed a panel discussion

The need to make a positive social impact – and measuring that impact – is becoming a more pressing question for institutional real estate investors

3:00 PM
Climate Risk
Presentation followed a panel discussion

From flooding to the ‘brown discount’: How exposed are real estate investors to climate change and the transition to a low-carbon global economy?

3:55 PM
Placemaking: Creating Vibrant and Resilient Urban Hubs
Presentation followed a panel discussion

In a post-pandemic world of remote working, investors need to think increasingly about investing in locations and mixed-use assets that are sustainable, connected and act as a magnet of commercial and community activity.

4:30 PM
Closing Keynote
5:10 PM
Chair’s Closing Remarks
6:30 PM
Networking Drinks Reception
7:30 PM
IPE Real Estate Global Awards 2022 Ceremony & Dinner