About The Event

 

ARGUS Connect 2018 London is our annual customer conference in Europe. Each year we bring together the industry’s top leaders, CRE professionals and ARGUS users for a full day of dynamic sessions, engaging discussions and best practices with two fun evenings to engage with your peers and connect with your ARGUS team.

Agenda

TUESDAY, 13 NOVEMBER
17:30
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20:30
Registration and Welcome Reception
Get your name badge and welcome pack ahead of the rush. Come meet old friends and make new ones in the Leaders Bar and Library of the Marriott Hotel, County Hall.
WEDNESDAY, 14 NOVEMBER
08:30
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09:30
Registration & Breakfast
If you were unable to join us on 13 November, pick up your badge and delegate pack and head over to the Solution Café. Our product experts will be available to answer any of your product questions.
09:30
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10:00
Opening Keynote
Bob Courteau, CEO, Altus Group
The CRE industry is accelerating into new and innovative ways of working. Bob Courteau shares our vision of the industry and how Altus Group is positioned to lead the way.
10:00
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10:45
Product Directions: Delivering Data-enabled Value through the Cloud
Carl Farrell, President, Altus Group • Dhinaker Dhandi, VP Product Management, Altus Group
Carl Farrell, President at Altus Group and the product leadership team announce the future directions of ARGUS solutions - presenting the new cloud platform and how it will unlock the value of your data and streamline decision-making and reporting across your organisation.
10:45
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11:15
Break
Refreshments, networking and Solution Café
11:15
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11:45
The Complete Investment and Asset Management Solution
Guillaume Fiastre, Managing Director, Altus Group
From vision to product stack, the product team presents the investment and asset life-cycle and how our newest ARGUS solutions work together to increase asset visibility and gives you control over your investment portfolio decisions.
11:45
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12:30
Guest Keynote: The Human Side of Digital
Thimon de Jong, Speaker & Founder, Whetston
Working with large multinationals to help them understand the impact of technology on their companies and their clients, Thimon leads us on a journey to understand how society is impacted by the current digital transformation and how today’s business leaders can be at the forefront of change for their industry.
12:30
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13:45
Lunch
Lunch, networking and Solution Café
13:45
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14:45
Breakout Sessions

Managing the Change from ARGUS ValCap to ARGUS Enterprise
Panellists: Nick Knight, UK Executive Director, CBRE • Michael Crowe, Partner - Commercial Valuations, Knight Frank • Tim Ainsley, Director, National Valuation, JLL • Nick Watson, Investment Director, SEGRO
Speaker: Ken Navarro, Product Manager - ARGUS Enterprise
Moderator: Scott Cations, VP Global Accounts, Altus Group

Customers are transitioning from ARGUS ValCap to ARGUS Enterprise. Learn how they have tackled key challenges, and what best practices they have employed in their organization to better manage the migration.

Product Training: Tracking Your Development Projects
Thomas Ochu, EMEA Manager, ARGUS Training & Support, Altus Group
Go beyond standard training and learn the tips and tricks that will advance your ARGUS Developer skills to the next level. Learn from our experienced trainers to model and analyse your projects efficiently and effectively.
14:45
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15:45
Breakout Sessions

Harnessing the Power of Data
Panellists: Lisa Shaforostova, Director, Investment Advisory, CBRE • Peter O’Brien, Head of Valuation Consultancy, GVA • Marc Altena, Managing Director, Cohn Reznick • Jonathan Avery, Head of Platform Technology and Change, LGIM
Moderator: James Hutton, Product Manager, ARGUS Voyanta, Altus Group

Data has become a powerful strategic engine for CRE. An expert industry panel discusses how data analytics is changing the way we look at CRE investments and make strategic decisions.

Product Training: Beyond Valuations in ARGUS Enterprise
Nesi Ede, Trainer, Altus Group
Go beyond valuations and see what the full benefits of ARGUS Enterprise functionality can look like in your business. Our product experts will show you how to get the most out of your investment.
15:45
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16:15
Break
Refreshments, networking and Solution Café
16:15
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17:00
The PropTech Innovation Landscape
Panellists: Zak Schwarzman, Partner, MetaProp NYC • Charlie Wade, Managing Director, VTS • Gary Chimwa, Founder and CEO, Future: PropTech • Moderator: James Honing, Product Manager, Altus Group
Get an update on how PropTech startups are transforming the way we conceptualise, utilise, build, transact, interact with, and manage physical space. Zak will share the latest trends and how new technology is impacting CRE worldwide. After the presentation, top industry and technology leaders join Zak to discuss how CRE companies are embracing a digital world and what the future of CRE may one day look like.
17:00
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22:00
Evening Celebration
After a full day of sessions, join us at Gillray's Stakhouse & Bar in the Marriott Hotel, County Hall for a chance to enjoy drinks, canapés and entertainment in an intimate setting.

The Speakers

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Thimon De Jong
Speaker and Founder
Whetston
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Zak Schwarzman
Partner
MetaProp NYC
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Bob Courteau
CEO
Altus Group
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Carl Farrell
President
Altus Group
Peter O'Brien
Peter O'Brien
Head of Valuation Consultancy
GVA
Tim Ainsley
Tim Ainsley
Director - National Valuation
JLL
Nick Knight
Nick Knight
UK Executive Director
CBRE
Michael Crowe
Michael Crowe
Partner - Commercial Valuations
Knight Frank
Nick Watson
Nick Watson
Investment Director
Segro
Marc Altena
Marc Altena
Managing Director
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Jonathan Avery
Jonathan Avery
Head of Platform Technology and Change, LGIM
Charlie Wade
Charlie Wade
Managing Director
VTS
Gary Chimwa
Gary Chimwa
Founder and CEO, Future: PropTech
Lisa Shaforostova
Lisa Shaforostova
Director, Investment Advisory, CBRE

Why Attend

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Innovations in CRE

Disruptive change and new innovations are changing commercial real estate. Hear from industry leaders and technology evangelists on how technology is becoming a strategic differentiator in a competitive industry.

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Deeper Dive into ARGUS

ARGUS solutions are constantly improving and evolving to meet the growing demands of our customers. Hear from our product managers to see what's on the horizon, and learn from our product experts on the best and most effective ways to use ARGUS.

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Meet and Share Ideas

Our customers are the best in the industry and our customer base is constantly growing. ARGUS Connect has a mix of industry leaders, technology experts and ARGUS users. Packed with several networking opportunities, the event is an opportunity to meet old friends and make new ones.

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Our Sponsors

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The Venues

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All general sessions and breakout sessions

On the morning of Wednesday, 14 November, registration and breakfast start our day of general sessions and educational breakout discussions.

Situated on the Southbank of the Thames, etc.venues County Hall is next to The London Eye with breathtaking views over The Houses of Parliament & Big Ben and easily accessible from both Waterloo and Westminster stations.  Click here for directions.

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Marriott London County Hall

Welcome reception and evening celebration

As the preferred hotel for ARGUS Connect 2018, the Marriott London County Hall will host our Welcome Reception on the evening of Tuesday, 13 November and our Evening Celebration on Wednesday, 14 November.

If you require hotel accommodation, please contact Florence Viret, florence.viret@altusgroup.com