Plenary Sessions

Afres 2019 > Plenary Sessions

September 11, 2019: 0900- 10.30 Simba Hall, Arusha International Conference Centre

  1. Chair: Catherine Kariuki
  2. President, African Real Estate Society
  3. strong>Lecturer- University of Nairobi

Welcoming Remarks – 19th AfRES Conference

  1. Francois Viruly
  2. Executive Director, AfRES
  3. Professor, University of Cape Town

Interlude- Tributes to Fallen AfRES Members

  • Tribute – (1) Dr Gisella Schulte and (2) Mr Akin Olawore

Welcoming Remarks from IRES to 19th AfRES Conference

  • Steven Bourassa
  • President and Treasurer -IRES
  • Professor – Florida Atlantic University- Faculty of Urban and Regional Planning
  • Karen Gibler
  • IRES Executive Director, Professor

Speech by Representative of Hosting institutions

  • Evarist Liwa
  • Vice- Chancellor, Ardhi University, Tanzania
  • Professor – Geomatics

Salutations from Sponsoring institutions

  • Dennis Papa Odenyi Quansah-IFC EDGE- Climate Business
  • Earmon D’arc – Henley Business School, University of Reading, UK
  • Jonas Hahn – IRE|BS Foundation for African Real Estate Research
  • Maulid Banyani – National Housing Corporation
  • Jeniifer Welch – Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Sub-Saharan Africa)
  • Edward Mbangukira – Representative- Tanzania Real Estate Professionals Forum

Guest of Honor
Keynote Address
Oscar Mgaya
CEO, Tanzania Mortgage Refinance Company