Real estate is both means and outcome of the sustainable development of a country. Economies of countries encounter higher sensitivity from global trends, implications from foreign political-economic policies and local socio – economic and environmental tensions than ever before. Hence, as a key ingredient of development processes, real estate should be SMART, so that to respond effectively to these dynamic economic, social and environmental forces focus on outcomes and implications than outputs, convert the challenges into opportunities and strengthen resilience to encounter threats and crisis, facilitate to meet the environmental challenges without jeopardising the economic growth and societies modern living.
Day 1 : 18th Oct 2022: 9.00 a.m – 12.00 noon Sri Lankan Standard Time
The inauguration is the official opening of the event, featured a keynote address of eminent scholar in the field of Real Estate and Valuation, followed by Undergraduate Poster Session.
Day 1 : 18th Oct 2022: 2.00 p.m – 4.00 p.m Sri Lankan Standard Time
The academic session aims to discuss researchers' experiences and research results on all aspects of Real Estate Management and Valuation.
Day 2 : 19th Oct 2022: 3.00 p.m – 5.00 p.m Sri Lankan Standard Time
The industry experts will be discussing subtopics under the main theme. The participants will listen to their expositions and engage through questions and comments.
Day 2 : 19th Oct 2022: 5.30 p.m – 7.30 p.m Sri Lankan Standard Time
The Real Estate Talk is an integral part of the conference, aiming at sharing knowledge and building relationship between academia and industry practitioners. Cross-sector panelists will be insisted to hold a discourse around the conference theme: “Move Forward Amidst Economic Crisis in Sri Lanka; Role of Real Estate Sector” in which the audience could get immersed by listening and interacting.
Centre for Real Estate Studies,
Department of Estate Management and Valuation,
Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce,
University of Sri Jayewardenepura,
Nugegoda, Sri Lanka
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“The integration of ESG factors to the real estate
industry is leading to new measurement, reporting and comparability requirements….
the use of new technology will play an essential role for sustainable changes in the
real estate industry”
Prof. Andrew Baum,University of Oxford,United Kingdom
“Market value is an inappropriate basis for secured
lending valuation. It is pro-cyclical when we need counter cyclical measures. It
encourages more lending in booms and less in recessions, again the wrong way
Prof. Neil Crosby,University of Reading,United Kingdom
International Real Estate Valuation: Theory, Policy, and Practice
“The city landscape of Colombo is rising and featuring
aesthetic architecture. This shows a good sign to Colombo’s economy. Aesthetic
architecture needs scale economy, providing an extra reason to build taller
buildings. The economic risk of building skyscrapers is large and sudden increase in
supply due to indivisibility. Additionally, there might be certain social
implications that policy makers need to be mindful. Good governance and planning
could offer a solution. Colombo’s urban and real estate development needs to
optimize economic vibrancy and social and environmental sustainability.”
Associate Professor Wen-Chi LIAO, National University of Singapore
“The future trend of SMART Commercial Building should be
more "Human-Centric". In the period of 1980-1990 world has private office and
cubicles… and then in 1990-2000 activity base working and co-working dominates…. now
neighborhood choice environment is dominating… Everybody may not have same
Prof. Deborah Susan Levy, The University of Auckland