Future ofLiving

  • 19th April 2017
  • IET, Savoy Place, London

About

We've assembled visionaries from across the globe who are at the forefront of developing future trends in how we will live. Expect a morning covering the largest timber housing scheme in Europe; how we can live in one planet’s worth of resources; the future of driverless cars; bioluminescent place making; and Europe’s largest sustainable village. There may still be some wildcards thrown in for good measure.

6Speakers
170Guests
206Minutes of footage

Speakers

We've assembled visionaries from across the globe who are at the forefront of developing future trends in how we will live. Expect a morning covering the largest timber housing scheme in Europe; how we can live in one planet’s worth of resources; the future of driverless cars; bioluminescent place making; and Europe’s largest sustainable village. There may still be some wildcards thrown in for good measure.

Pooran Desai OBE

CEO
Bioregional

Pooran Desai OBE

Pooran has extensive experience in sustainable real estate, working in over 20 countries. He coined the term ‘One Planet Living®’ and works to create places, products and services where people can lead happy, healthy lives within the means of our planet.

Andrew Waugh

Founder and Director
Waugh Thistleton Architechts

Andrew Waugh

Waugh Thistleton is a leading architecture practice in the use of cross-laminated timber. Andrew has worked on award winning schemes including cinemas, synagogues, social housing, shopping centres and is a dedicated advocate of timber construction.

Rachel Wingfield

Founder and Creative Director
Loop.pH

Rachel Wingfield

Rachel is the Founder and Creative Director of Loop.pH -a London based spatial laboratory operating across the fields of art, architecture and the sciences to transform public space, developing collaborative tools for public engagement and multidisciplinary practices.

Dror Poleg

Real Estate & Tech Expert
DP & Co.

Dror Poleg

Dror works with owners, operators and startups to create the business models that will shape tomorrow’s property market. He previously co-founded a mobile app that turns physical spaces into virtual communities, and oversaw a $3 billion property portfolio.

Ben Martin

Head of Real Estate Economics
AECOM

Ben Martin

Ben has more than 20 years experience in the study and analysis of real estate development. His experience covers areas such as integrated mixed-use, waterfront and marina, visitor attractions, resorts, hotels, and golf studies.

Dane Andrews

Co-founder
Roam

Dane Andrews

Dane is a former financial advisor and Co-founder of Roam International Inc. He believes that “home” will evolve to include increased freedom, flexibility, and an authentic sense of community.

We’ve assembled visionaries from across the globe who are at the forefront of developing future trends in how we will live. Expect a morning covering the largest timber housing scheme in Europe; how we can live in one planet’s worth of resources; the future of driverless cars; bioluminescent place making; and Europe’s largest sustainable village. There may still be some wildcards thrown in for good measure.

Time Activity
08.00 - 08.45 Registration, breakfast and networking
08.45 - 09.00 Conference start Introduction from Juliette Morgan/Digby Flower
09.00 - 10.30 Speakers - Pooran Desai OBE, Andrew Waugh and Rachel Wingfield
10.30 - 10.50 Refreshment break
10.50 - 12.50 Speakers - Ben Martin, , Dror Poleg and Dane Andrews
12.50 - 13.00 Wrap Up and end of conference

Location

Institution of Engineering & Technology(IET London), Savoy Place, WC2R 0BL