Annual Conference 2016 in Oslo
From 25 to 28 September 2016 the annual conference will be held in Oslo, Norway. This year will be joint TWN and PuRE-net event, organised by Statsbygg (Norwegian Directorate of Public Construction and Property) and Forsvarsbygg (Norwegian Defense Real Estate Agency). The 200 year anniversary of Statsbygg will give a special touch to the program. Statsbygg is both PuRE-net and TWN member, Forsvarsbygg is TWN member. Themes will be touched upon in this conference are, among others, Efficiency, BIM and Security. For more information on the conference please click here.
Working Table: Efficient Office Space Solutions (June 14th -15th, 2016, Berlin)
This years office space-WT will deal with the subject “space management”. The focus will be laid on the efficient space usage of governmental office buildings. With the participants we want to discuss and elaborate concepts for an efficient occupancy of office space, synergies by shared use of buildings and joint facilities as well as the implementation of controlling measures for an economic use and full occupancy of public office buildings.
The Working Table offers a platform to exchange ideas for a better space utilization and targeted actions to avoid vacancy while reaching cost reduction. We want to discuss und develop solutions to identify vacancy and to manage the customers space requirements in a cost and space reducing way.
We are looking forward to your suggestions and presentations in order to prepare the agenda for the WT. The meeting will begin on Tuesday, 14 June 2016 and will end on Wednesday, 15 June 2016.
We kindly ask you to confirm your participation until Friday, 6 May 2016. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you should have any further questions.
PuRE-net Annual Conference – 9 and 10 November 2015
The 2015 annual meeting has been kindly hosted by BIG (Bundesimmobiliengesellschaft) in Vienna, Austria. 25 delegates from 12 member organizations gathered to discuss trending topics in public real estate.
During the general meeting, Mrs Yvonne van der Brugge-Wolring, the Netherlands, was elected as the new PuRE-net president and chairman of the Board (Steering Committee). Mr Kristian Lyk-Jensen, Denmark, and Mr Vaidotas Aleksius, Lithuania, were appointed as new members of the Steering Committee. All have been elected for a period of 2 years. According to tradition, the PuRE-net secretariat will follow the president, and will therefore be taken up by RVB, the Netherlands, as of 1 January 2016.
For more information about the Annual Conference, please contact the PuRE-net Secretariat. The materials regarding the conference can be found here.