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Sheds & Beds – The Future of Industrial Property in London

Date: Tuesday 27 June 2017

Time: 8.30am – 10.00am (Registration at 8.00am)

Venue: Linklaters, 1 Silk Street, London EC2Y 8HQ

Chair: Ben Wiley, Head of Industrial Agency, Strutt & Parker and current IAS Chairman

Speakers: -

  • Alan Holland, Greater London Business Unit Director, SEGRO
  • Martin Meech,Group Property Director, Travis Perkins
  • David Penniston, Property Director, Safestore
  • Jon Sleeman, Director, JLL Research
  • Gerard Burgess, Senior Planner, Greater London Authority

Industrial land in and around London is under increasing pressure from other use classes, not least residential. This seminar looks at the scale of the problem and possible ways to secure sufficient industrial/warehousing floor space for the future.

In addition to an overview of the market. Topics to be covered include: -

  • an overview of the Travis Perkins’ mixed use development in Kings Cross
  • SEGRO’s ‘Keep London Working’ initiative
  • an overview of Safestore’s evolving client base to include companies now using their stores to service the last mile and keep London moving.
  • talk on research undertaken into the distinctive challenges of logistics in cities
  • 2017 London Industrial Land Demand Study

CPD: Qualifies for 1.5 hours’ CPD

IPF and IAS would like to thank Linklaters for its generosity in hosting this event

To book your place please contact: -

Heather Harvey-Wood on

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