Research Seminars

Research Seminars

Welcome to the Real Estate & Planning Research Seminar Series

As room capacity is limited, please could we ask those planning to attend from outside of Henley Business School to please RSVP to: r.pugh@reading.ac.uk. Please see individual events below for details of venue and time.

Please visit our Research Blog for further information on individual seminars.

Spring Term 2017

Wednesday 11th January 2017

Speaker: Hannah Hickman

Institution: Hannah Hickman Consulting

Title: Between a rock and hard place - the impact of planning reform on the planning inspectorate

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 101

View the slides: Impact_of_localism_and_planning_reform_on_the_Planning_Inspectorate.pdf

Wednesday 18th January 2017

Speaker: Professor Flora Samuel

Institution: University of Reading, School of the Built Environment

Title: Urban Living Research Group

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.20 and talk at 13.00 in HumSS G10

Wednesday 25th January 2017

Speaker: Hiral Patel

Institution: University of Reading, School of the Built Environment

Title: The DEGW Archive

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 101

Wednesday1st February 2017

Speaker: Professor John Cotter

Institution: UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy

Title: Nowhere to Run, Nowhere to Hide: Asset Diversification in a Flat World

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in Room G09 in ICMA

Wednesday 8th February 2017

Speaker: Professor Ashok Kumar

Institution: School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi

Title: Citizen Exclusion Points: NDMC as a Benchmark for Global Smart Capital

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G03

Wednesday 15th February 2017

Speaker: Dr Huw Thomas

Institution: Cardiff University

Title: Still disabling? Illich and the contemporary planning project

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G03

View the slides: Reading_IIlich_Presentation.pdf

Wedensday 22nd February 2017

Speaker: Steffen Heinig

Institution: Henley Business School, University of Reading

Title: Quantification of News - The application of supervised learning algorithm on news articles in the real estate industry

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G03

Wednesday 1st March 2017

Speaker: TBC

Institution: TBC

Title: TBC

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 101

Wednesday 8th March 2017

Speaker: Andrew Carter

Institution: Centre for Cities

Title: Making the most of Brexit – the political and economic role of cities

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 101

Wednesday 15th March 2017

Speaker: Professor Lorraine Farrelly

Institution: University of Reading, School of the Built Environment

Title: Designing and the Third Age: Space, Place and Architecture

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 101

Wednesday 22nd March 2017

Speaker: Professor Nick French

Institution: School of the Built Environment, Oxford Brookes University

Title: Near-market research: the importance of regulation to professional valuers

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 101

 

Autumn Term 2016

Wednesday 23 November 2016

Speaker: Dr Emma Street and Laura Eimermann

Institution: University of Reading

Title: Town Centre Regeneration in Bracknell

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 101

Wednesday 30th November 2016

Speaker: Dr Kieran Farrelly

Institution: The Townsend Group

Title: The Risk and Return of Private Equity Real Estate Funds

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 101

Wednesday 7th December 2016

Speaker: Dr Rafal Wojakowski

Institution: University of Surrey

Title: Automatic workout mortgage and housing consumption choice

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in G09 (ICMA)

 

Spring Term 2016

Wednesday 13 January 2016

Speaker: Pam Craddock
Institution: Investment Property Forum
Title: IPF Research Programme
Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 101 

Wednesday 20 January 2016

Speakers: Dr Claudio de Magalhaes and Sonia Freire-Trigo
Institution: The Bartlett School of Planning, University College London 
Title: Contracting out Publicness: The Private Management of the Urban Public Realm and its Implications
Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 201 

View the slides: Reading 2015 presentation_.pdf

Wednesday 10 February 2016

Speaker: Professor James Walker
Institution: Henley Business School, University of Reading 
Title: Preferences for Impact versus Publications
Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G11

Wednesday 18 February 2016

Speakers: Professor David Ling
Institution: Warrington College of Business, University of Florida 
Title: Geographic Allocations, Property Selection, and Performance Attribution in Public and Private Real Estate Markets
Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in Palmer G02

View the slides: Ling-Naranjo-Scheick_Geographic_Allocations_and_Performance_Reading-_02-17-16_.pdf

Wednesday 24 February 2016

Speaker: Professor John Connaughton
Institution: School of Construction Management and Engineering, University of Reading
Title: Energy Use and Market Standards in Speculative Offices: Where are we going wrong?
Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 201

View the slides: Energy_use_and_market_standards_in_spec_offices_-_J_Connaughton_Feb_2016.pdf

Wednesday 2 March 2016

Speaker: Professor Lorraine Farrelly
Institution: School of Architecture, University of Reading
Title: Designing and the Third Age – Space, Place and Architecture
Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G15 

Wednesday 9 March  2016

Speakers: Dr Michael Harris
Institution: The Royal Town Planning Institute
Title: Understanding the Value of Planning
Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 201 

View the slides: Reading Univ RTPI Value of Planning Michael Harris 9th March 2016.pdf

Wednesday 9 March  2016

Speakers: Dr Lucy Greenwood
Institution: Residential Research and Consultancy, Savills
Title: TBC
Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 201

View the slides: Henley_Business_School_-_Development_land_market_to_pdf_v2_2_.pdf

 

Autumn Term 2015

Wednesday 14 October 2015

Speaker: Professor Martin Hoesli

Institution: University of Geneva University, Geneva School of Economics and Management

Title: Measuring House Price Bubbles

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS 102

View the slides: Measuring_House_Price_Bubbles_Hoesli.pdf

 

Wednesday 21 October 2015

Speaker: Professor John M. Clapp

Institution: University of Connecticut, School of Business

Title: Housing Booms And The Return To Salient Fundamentals 

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G15

View the slides:   John_Clapp presentation.pdf

        

Wednesday 28 October 2015

Speaker: Dr Phillip Black

Institution: Universityof Manchester, School of Environment, Education and Development

Title: Urban Design’s Forgotten Middle: Cyclists’ Perspectives on Quality

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G15

 

Wednesday 11 November 2015

Speaker: Professor Michael White

Institution: Nottingham Trent University, School of Architecture Design & Built Environment 

Title: Cycles and Trends: Testing for Symmetry and Structural Change in Australian Office Markets

Venue and time: Lunch in HBS G04 from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G15

 

Wednesday 18 November 2015

Speaker: Dr Sue Brownhill 

Institution: Oxford Brookes University, Department of Planning, School of the Built Environment 

Title: Planning Obligations and Affordable Housing

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G15

 View the slides:

 

Wednesday 25 November 2015

Speaker: Dr Kathryn Janda 

Institution: University of Oxford, Environmental Change Institute

Title: Green Leases As Tools For Inter-Organisational Governance

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G15

 

Wednesday 2 December 2015

Speaker: Dr Dave Valler

Institution: Oxford Brookes University, Department of Planning, School of the Built Environment 

Title: Urban Development And The Politics Of Dissonance

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G15

 

Wednesday 9 December 2015

Speaker: Dr Ludovic Halbert

Institution: LATTS, Université Paris-Est  

Title: TBC

Venue and time: Lunch in Foyer of HBS from 12.30 and talk at 13.00 in HBS G15