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Commercial Property Conference, Scotland

The RICS Commercial Property Conference, Scotland returns in 2019 to meet the changing demands from occupiers, owners, and investors.

The latest policy, market conditions and technological changes

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Thu 6 Jun 2019
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Radisson Blu, 80 High Street, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH1 1TH
4 hours formal CPD
£144 + VAT


The commercial property market is in transition and joining fellow professionals from across the sector to network, discuss and analyse key issues and opportunities, is as important as ever.

The RICS Commercial Property Conference returns to Scotland to cover the latest policy, market and technological changes to help you stay ahead. This year’s programme will bring together agents, occupiers and investors to strengthen your understanding of the current economic outlook, latest occupier trends, growth opportunities, and risks to the commercial property sector. Whether you are in retail, leisure or office, there will be a session to update you on the current market outlook.

Attend this conference to be at the forefront of what is happening in the industry.

A diverse range of sessions that include:

Economic and market outlook
Nick Penny, Director, Savills will provide an outlook on the Scottish economy with a focus on the property market and identifying future investment drivers, trends and risks.

Property case law update
Alistair Drummond, Partner, DLA Piper will provide a unique insight into the latest commercial property sector updates and benefit from an overview of what case law change is imminent and what’s on the horizon.

Shared and flexible workspaces
Learn what the future holds for the sector and how short term lets are impacting the sector. Hear how commercial property owners are having to respond to such change and why understanding how to incorporate lease flexibility into contracts is so important.

EPC ratings and commercial properties
Understand what factors need to be considered when valuing properties under MEES and what valuing property with an EPC rating of E or below means for owners.

Enhancing value through improving occupier working environments
New ways of working have arrived and the commercial property sector must adapt. Learn what trends and changes are paving the way and why surveyors must keep up-to-date. This session will address wellbeing in the workplace and uncover what it is that occupiers are looking for in the new age of commercial properties.

Panel debate – sustainability in commercial properties
What are occupiers looking for in today’s market? Understand the factors and issue that are currently impacting the sector and how property professionals need to understand and manage sustainability within their property portfolio.


You’ve told us that networking is an important part of your conference experience. So, we’ve set aside times in the day to give you a chance to network with like-minded professionals, including your peers and our expert panel of speakers.


Group bookings:

  • Book 3 or more places and get 10% off
  • Book 5 or more places and get 15% off
  • Book 7 or more places and get 20% off

Only one discount available per booking. This cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer from RICS.

  • Standard RICS professionals £144 + VAT
  • Standard Non-RICS professionals £194 + VAT
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