The Class Conference 2014 Programme: Millennials take the Spotlight


Pre-conference 11 Nov 2014 

The Class of 2020 organized a pre-conference on November 11 with four student housing project visits in the Amsterdam region, welcome drinks and more. Pre-conference attendance was free for all delegates of the Class of 2020 Conference. What’s hot, what’s not, and who’s building what?

Four project visits:

  • Uilenstede (by DUWO and Ursem).Uilenstede is the biggest campus in the Netherlands. DUWO develops Campus Uilenstede. Ursem 3D® Modular Building Solutions build a tower (11 and 5 layers) for students.
  • Van Heenvlietlaan 220 (By Bouwfonds): 354 student short stay studios in former office building.
  • Ravel Residence (By Student Experience): 800 modular units with unique concept.
  • Tour at The Student Hotel
  • Welcome drinks at The Student Hotel

Conference Programme 12 Nov 2014 

09:30 The Life of the Millennial Student 
11:30 The Next European Housing Model
13:45 Themed Breakout sessions:
  • University Partnerships: Building Live and Learn Communities
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship:Using technology to change the way we build & manage student housing
  • Market Updates: What’s happening in Europe’s key markets?
15:15 Coffee, Networking & Exhibition
15:45 City Strategies for attracting and keeping Millennials
17.00-18.30 Cocktails, Networking & Exhibition


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