Future Cities: What will City 2040 look like?

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Prepare for the future in the real estate sector as we explore current, and the most pressing, issues to impact the future of cities across the UK. 

Register for this exclusive panel event, with guest speaker and moderator from the Financial Times, Philip Georgiadis. We will explore some of the key insights and predictions from our latest real estate report, empowering the developers, investors and innovators influencing the shape of City 2040. 

Our panellists

  • Sarah Allan, Head of Architecture, Ministry of Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
  • Dr. Katherine Gunderson, CEO and Founder, Grand Bequest
  • Ojay McDonald, CEO, Association of Town and City Management
  • Alistair Watson, Partner and UK Head of Planning & Environment, Taylor Wessing

Our expert panel will discuss how our report's findings apply to some of the biggest challenges of today. We will address how the pressures of climate change are impacting upon the nature of development and the tensions between refurbishment and demolition, whether our planning system is fit for purpose, and the need to create healthy and vibrant city and town centres.  

This is a collaborative project between The Edge and UCEM awith input from leaders from across the real estate sector.

Event details


Hill House
1 Little New Street
London EC4A 3TR

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External speaker

Sarah Allan
Association of Town and City Management - CEO

Katherine Gunderson
Grand Bequest - CEO and Founder

Ojay McDonald
Association of Town and City Management - CEO

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