The AREF FutureGen Committee raises awareness and engagement with the next generation of real estate professionals in our member firms.  The Committee aims to create events capturing topics of interest for the future generation* in Real Estate.

FutureGen Committee Biographies

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FutureGen Past Events

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Upcoming Events open to FutureGen Members

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*Future generation = staff in the first 10 years of their career / not in a senior management position

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Please forward this to any FutureGen friends and colleagues who would be interested in joining the network to receive updates of our latest events and initiatives. AREF is committed to investing in our future! We have over 400 future generation members in our Network.

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21 May 2024

AREF FutureGen Network - News - May '24

13 Sep 2023

A glimpse of the FutureGen Conference 2023

Events & Resources from the FutureGen Committee

21 May 2024

AREF FutureGen Network - News - May '24

28 Feb 2024

AREF FutureGen 'An Evening With: Andew Baum'

26 Feb 2024

FutureGen Site Visit: 8 Bishopsgate

14 Dec 2023

FutureGen Committee hold Festive Drinks

13 Sep 2023

A glimpse of the FutureGen Conference 2023

FutureGen Education Series

The FutureGen Educational Series, sponsored by Carey Olsen, includes three series of events (nine events in total), organised by the FutureGen Committee and filmed over the last three years.  The first series was named the Fund Life Cycle, the second was the Bricks & Mortar of Real Estate and finally, the third year was the Investor's Perspective.

The films are available to anyone from our Member firms to watch (you may have to log-in or request a password (link) to view.  For full information, including what was covered and details of the expert speakers, click below:

23 Sep 2022

2022 FutureGen Educational Series: 'The Fund Lifecycle Revisited'

This year's series, 'The Fund Lifecycle Revisited' reviews and revisits the original series in 2020 with an updated look at an overview of a fund, from formation to liquidation. Thanks to Carey Olsen who are this years sponsors.

21 Jul 2021

2021 FutureGen Educational Series: 'Real Estate - The Investor's Perspective' Series!

11 Nov 2020

The FutureGen Educational Series 2020 'Bricks and Mortar of Real Estate'

View the videos and slides here!

07 Nov 2019

2019 FutureGen Educational Series: The Fund Life Cycle

Over three sessions, speakers covered: current structures available; regulation; product development; tax implications; and the launching & deployment of a new fund.


FutureGen Articles and Papers

13 Oct 2021

Thoughts from The FutureGen Committee : 18 months on from the start of the pandemic

22 Jun 2020

Remote working in a post-coronavirus environment: FutureGen Whitepaper