What's On

A conference app will be launched shortly before the event, where you can keep up to date with the programme and arrange to meet with other delegates. Details coming soon.

Please use this guide and detailed sections within the conference brochure to make your programme choices. We advise you to make your tour and seminar choices early, as these have limited capacities.

The conference programme will be taking place between:

Ritz Carlton Hotel, Potsdamer Platz, 3 Berlin 10785

Berlin Marriott Hotel, Inge-Beisheim-Platz, 1 Berlin 10785  

 

Day 1

Wednesday 23 May


  
06:00 - 15:00
 
Cycle Challenge (Begins Sunday 20 May)



07:30 - 16:00

BCO Golf Cup

 

18:00 - 20:00
Welcome Drinks 

Axica, Pariser Platz 3, 10117 Berlin


 
20:30 - 23:00        
  
Chair's Dinner
NENI, The Monkey Bar Restaurant, Budapester Str. 40, 10787 Berlin
 


   

Day 2

Thursday 24 May


  
06:30 - 07:30  Pilates 



07:00 - 08:00
 
Running


Tiergarten
07:30 - 08:30  Pilates 



09:00 - 09:35


Berlin: Bold & Brave   
         

Regine Leibinger, Co-Founder, Barkow Leibinger

 

09:35 - 10:55 Talk 1 - Diverse and Distinct - Looking At Today's Workforce From A Different Angle

 
10:55 - 11:35


Refreshments with Street Art activities  
11:35 - 12:55

Talk 2 - Definitely, Maybe - Brexit Britain -In A Global Context


 
12:55 - 13:15
 
Beyond smart – how can we make buildings future-resilient? A practical example of today, in Berlin

Phillip Ratcliffe, Managing Director, Drees & Sommer UK

 
13:15 - 14:30 Lunch


 
13:30 - 14:15  Pilates 



14:30 - 17:30


Tours 


 
14:30 - 15:45 Seminars - Session 3


 
15:45 - 16:15 Refreshments for Seminars


 
16:15 - 17:45 Seminars - Session 4


 
18:00 - 19:00  Pilates


 

20:30 - 02:00

Party

- Additional guests tickets available

WECC, Westhafenstraße 1, Sektor B, Halle 1, 13353 Berlin

 



 

Day 3

 

Friday 25 May

 
 

06:30 - 07:30 & 07:30 - 08:30


Pilates




 
09:00 - 11:00 


Tours


09:30 - 11:00 


Seminars - Session 5


11:00 - 11:45 


Refreshments with Street Art activites


11:45 - 13:00




Talk 3 - Disruptive Experiences -
Blending Technologies with the Built
Environment


13:00 - 13:20






Technology, Communities 
and Diversity - the changing landscape of
future cities

Vanessa Butz, CEO & Co-Founder, 
District Technologies

13:20 - 13:30








 
Chair's Closing Remarks

Katrina Kostic Samen, KKS Founding Partner, 
BCO Senior Vice President

Discover 2019

Paul Patenall, Director, U+I & BCO Junior Vice President


13:30 - 14:30 Lunch


 
           

The BCO reserves the right to amend the programme and timings, in particular the tour departure times.