ULI Europe Technology and Real Estate Product Council Meeting


Tuesday, March 9th, 2021
2:00pm - 4:00pm GMT

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    Online This webinar will be hosted by Zoom. UNITED KINGDOM
    2:00   Introduction by Council Chairs
    Jan Duffhues, CTO Innovation Office, City of Amsterdam Development Corporation
    Roelof Opperman, Managing Director, Fifth Wall
    Cees van der Spek, Public Affairs and Corporate Relations Director, EDGE
    2:10   LYS Technologies
    Christina Friis Blach Petersen, CEO & Co-Founder LYS Technologies
    2:25   Keynote Presentation: Considering ESG from a Technology Perspective
    Matt Ellis, CEO & Founder, Measurabl

    2:45   Q & A

    2:55   Breakout Rooms

    3:25   Panel Discussion: Single Family Rental as an Asset Class

    Moderator: Roelof Opperman, Managing Director, Fifth Wall

    Kalle Salmi, Founder CEO, Kodit.io
    Samantha Kempe, Co-Founder & Chief Investment Officer, IMMO Capital
    Giorgio Tinacci, Founder & CEO, Casavo
    4:00 Close
    If you would like to attend this meeting please contact Louisa.Batts@uli.org



    Samantha Kempe

    Co-Founder & Chief Investment Officer, IMMO Capital

    Sam is Chief Investment Officer of IMMO Investment Technologies, a real estate fintech disrupting the residential investment market. Upon leaving Blackstone, she co-founded IMMO, with the intention of unlocking the Single Family Resi market for institutional investors – the company was recently cited by Goldman Sachs and Fintech Collective as the ‘real estate asset manager of the future’. In her spare time (pre-lockdown!) she loves skiing, surfing and discovering new cultures / countries with her young family, as well as passionately championing female leadership and entrepreneurship.


    Christina Friis Blach Petersen

    CEO & Co-Founder, LYS Technologies

    Awarded the MIT 35 Innovators Under 35, Christina co-founded LYS Technologies with the mission of helping people live healthier with light. The company is a science-based and data-driven technology firm that bridges the gap between personal health and lighting. The purpose of the technology is to make indoor spaces adapt to their occupants rather than the other way round. The technology is used in more than 53 countries and was awarded the 2020 LUX Award for Connected Lighting Innovation in competition with industry giants such as Signify and Ledvance.


    Matt Ellis

    Founder & CEO, Measurabl

    Matt is Founder and CEO of Measurabl, the world’s most widely adopted ESG software for commercial real estate. Over 9 billion square feet of real estate valued in excess USD of $2 trillion across 75 countries measures, manages and discloses ESG performance using Measurabl. Before Measurabl, Matt spent five years with CBRE, the world’s largest commercial real estate services company, where he led CBRE’s Sustainability Practice Group, implemented its industry-first global carbon neutrality program, and served as the company’s first Director of Sustainability Solutions and youngest member of its Global Sustainability Advisory Committee. Matt has expertise in ESG reporting, corporate sustainability strategy, institutional and corporate real estate, carbon accounting, and green building. He is an Aspen Institute Fellow, a New Leaders Council Fellow, and was named a “Top 50” real estate executive by Real Estate Forum in 2017.


    Kalle Salmi

    Founder CEO, Kodit.io

    Kalle Salmi is the Founder and CEO of Kodit.io, company on a mission to make buying and selling homes fast, simple and safe. Backed by the leading European and US investors such as Speedinvest, NREP, Adevinta, FJ Labs and Icebreaker.vc, Kodit.io has become Europe’s fastest growing company providing liquidity and flexibility to home sellers and buyers with operations in Finland, Spain and Poland. Prior to Kodit.io Kalle has more than 10 years of experience in growth companies as an entrepreneur, operator and investor.


    Giorgio Tinacci


    Giorgio Tinacci is CEO & Founder of Casavo, a real estate scale-up that makes the real estate market easier and less stressful. After a 2 years experience in Boston Consulting Group focused on projects of digital transformation in the banking and industrial sectors, he founded Casavo becoming the number one Instant Buyer in Europe, raising more than 100+ million euros of capital.