Thursday, November 1, 2018

Welcome Remarks

Symeon Tsomokos, Managing Director, SGT S.A.

Key Points of the Real Estate Executive Leaders' meeting

Nikos Roussanoglou, Financial Journalist, Kathimerini newspaper

Panel Discussion 1 - NPL: The Continuing Struggle

Chair: Evgenia Tzortzi, Journalist, Kathimerini newspaper

George Georgakopoulos, Executive General Manager, Piraeus Legacy Unit, Piraeus Bank

Anastasios Panoussis, General Manager Retail Remedial, Eurobank

George Frangou, Ass. General Manager of Group Real Estate, National Bank of Greece 

Tassos Kotzanastassis, Chairman, ULI Greece & Cyprus | Managing Director, 8G Capital Partners Ltd 

Yannis Orfanos, Partner, Asset Management, Arbitrage RE 

Programming Partner ULI Greece & Cyprus


Panel Discussion 2 - Taxes & Real Estate

Chair: Dimitris Pefanis, General Manager, 


Christos Staikouras, former Alternate Minister of Finance 

Konstantinos Kollias, President, Economic Chamber of Greece

Aris Karytinos, CEO, NBG Pangaea REIC 

George Kormas, Executive General Manager Piraeus Bank Group, Vice President & CEO, PIRAEUS Real Estate S.A.

Tassos Kazinos, CEO, Trastor REIC 


Q & A 

Light Lunch
Panel Discussion 3 - Metropolis now - Preparing for the Future

Chair: Dimitris Andriopoulos, President & Managing Director, Dimand 

Yannis Moralis, Mayor of Piraeus 

Dimitris Karnavos, Mayor of Kallithea 

Dimitris Papastergiou, Mayor of Trikala 

curated by Dimand

Q & A

Principles for building better cities

Mark Alexander, Partner, Redstone Advisory Partners, UK 

Co-Working: the faster growing sector of the commercial real estate industry

Christos Misailidis, CEO-Asia Pacific & Middle East, IWG plc 

Chair: Yiannis Xylas, Founder & Owner, GEOAXIS

Networking Coffee Break
Panel Discussion 4 - Big Projects in the Pipeline

Chair: Nikos Roussanoglou, Financial Journalist, Kathimerini newspaper

Lila Tsitsogiannopoulou, Member of the BoD, Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund

George Vilos, Executive Director of Commercial & Business Development, Fraport Greece

Stefanos Charaktiniotis, Partner, Zepos & Yannopoulos 

Dimitri Christopoulos, Managing Partner, D.C. Christopoulos & Partners 

Q & A 

Panel Discussion 5 - Sustainability & Resilience: Option or Prerequisite for Real Estate?

Chair: Alice Corovessi, Founding Member & Secretary General, Institute of Zero Energy Buildings

Eleni Myrivili, Deputy Mayor of Urban Nature, City of Athens 

Dimitris Andriopoulos, President & Managing Director, Dimand

Natalia Strafti, Chief Operating Officer, Grivalia Properties 

Charalampos Giannikopoulos, Managing Director, DCarbon 

Programming Partners INZEB and GBCI

Q & A 

End of Prodexpo 2018 - Day I

Friday, November 2, 2018

Panel Discussion 6 - South East Europe Market Brief

Chair: Lefteris Potamianos, President, Real Estate Association of Athens-Attica

Horatiu Florescou, Chairman & CEO, Knight Frank, Hungary & Romania

Panos Danos, Managing Director, Danos-BNP Paribas Real Estate 

Alina Churikova, Sales Manager,, Russia 

sponsored by Knight Frank 

Q & A 

Short-term Rentals Challenge

Georgia Stamatelou, Partner, Head of Tax and Legal, KPMG Advisors 

In conversation with 

George Pitsilis, Governor, Independent Authority for Public Revenue

Q & A 

The impact of municipal policies on property values - The example of Thessaloniki

Spiros Pengas, Deputy Mayor of Tourism & International Relations, City of Thessaloniki 

PANEL DISCUSSION 7 - Attracting investment from abroad: Key considerations of foreign capital when investing in an emerging real estate market

Chair: Dimitris Andritsos, CEO, Eurobank Property Services 

Nicholas Chatzitsolis, Managing Director, AXIES part of the CBRE affiliate network 

Peter Cosmetatos, CEO, Commercial Real Estate Finance Council Europe 

Panayiotis J. Merekoulias, CEO, VALUES 

Dika Agapitidou, Director, JLL – Athens Economics 

Sagi Rubin, Managing Partner, ZOIA

Q & A 

Networking Coffee Break
PANEL DISCUSSION 8 - Investments in Hospitality

Chair: Vasilis Fotopoulos, Head of Hospitality, Capital Markets, Arbitrage RE 

Stelios Koutsivitis, CEO, Astir Palace Vouliagmenis

Andrea Birner, Managing Director, Inova Hospitality Management 

Paul Gomopoulos, Managing Director & Head, HINESGreece 

Nikos Hadjos,Director of Intl Development Europe (Greece & Cyprus), Marriott International, Inc.

Eleni Vafia, Task Manager, VALUES


Light Lunch
Panel Discussion 9 - Second Home Market Trends

Chair: Andreas Zampoukas, Εditor-in-chief, Fileleftheros newspaper

Savvas Savvaidis, CEO, Greece Sotheby's International Realty

Andre Chelhot, Owner & CEO, DNC Holdings Ltd

Sotiris Anifantis, Co-Founder, A_2 Architects 

Q & A 

Implementing an integrated IT solution for a Greek REIC

Petros Dalianis, Sales & Marketing Director, CGSoft Ltd 

Panel Discussion 10 - Trends Shaping the Future of Retail

Chair: Dimitris Tsompanidis, Consultant, Currie & Brown

Theodore Charagionis, President, ICSC Hellenic Nat. Committee / RE Investors & Developers Association 

Yannis Moraitis, General Manager, REDS 

Panos Charalambopoulos, Managing Director, SOLUM Property Solutions 

Costas Kouleris, Senior Advisor, Danos, An alliance member of BNP Paribas Real Estate 

Q & A

End of Prodexpo 2018