PPN Programme Of Events

PPN arranges a variety of social and networking events.  Members are also invited to attend events organised by the University College of Estate Management (UCEM), 3CPD Ltd, the Property & Finance Group and the Lunchtime Comment Club (LCC).  Further events are currently being organised and will be included below shortly.  We always welcome ideas for future events from members.

UCEM Alumni Networking and CPD Reception

DATE: Wednesday 15 November 2017 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION:   RICS, Parliament Square, London SW1P 3AD

Admittance is free and open to all UCEM alumni members.  However, places are restricted and allocated on a first come, first served basis.

The University College of Estate Management (UCEM) are holding their 2017 UK based Alumni, CPD and Networking reception on Wednesday 15 November from 5.30pm to 8.30pm at the RICS, Parliament Square, London.

This year UCEM are especially pleased to welcome CABE President David Taylor and Past President Michael Wadwood, as well as Currie & Brown HR Director James Grinnell as guest presenters.  

To reserve your place, please complete the Event Form via the link below.​

Visit UCEM website for further information and to book your place


PPN Wine Tasting and AGM

DATE: Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION: Boot & Flogger, 10-20 Redcross Way, Southwark, London SE1

PRICE:  £25 per person, which includes a welcome glass of wine, introduction to Wines of the World with a glass of manzanilla, the wine tasting and fun quiz.

This year's wine tasting will be held in a private room at The Boot & Flogger - a hidden gem just a short walk from London Bridge Station and Borough Market.  This is a fun and informal event with an opportunity to network with other PPN members and guests whilst enjoying wine from Davy's Wine Merchant cellars.

The AGM will take place at 5.30pm, 5 minutes before the wine tasting, with a welcome glass of wine.​

Visit The Boot & Flogger website


Renewable energy with Polysolar glass (3CPD event)

DATE: Tuesday 21 November 2017 - 6.30pm

LOCATIONThame Barns Centre, Church Rd, Thame OX9 3AJ

PRICE: £67.50pp including documentation, refreshments and VAT.

Transparent PV glass? Jamie Pimblett-Speck of Polysolar, a Cambridge-based technology company, will give a CPD talk about the application and technology of Building Integrated Transparent Photovoltaic (BIPV) glass, allowing natural light into a building whilst generating electricity. It may be used for facades and curtain walling, skylights, canopies, greenhouses and conservatories, and roofing.

This talk will be of interest to surveyors and architects working with commercial and residential property.

For further information and to book visit 3CPD website 


Lunchtime Comment Club (LCC) Christmas Lunch

DATE: Tuesday, 5 December 2017 - Aperitifs from 12:00pm , with lunch at 12.45pm

LOCATIONRoyal Air Force Club, 128 Piccadilly, London, W1

MEMBERS PRICE: £60 per person to include lunch & wine with meal.

The Guest Speaker for this lunch will be Professor Philip Walsh, Professor of Strategy & Entrepreneurship, Ryerson University, Toronto, who is to talk on Brexit, Canada and the UK.  Professor Walsh is qualified as a geo scientist, and was employed in gas and energy exploitation throughout Canada prior to form his own consultancy.

To book please contact Madeleine@ppnonline.co.uk 

Visit Royal Air Force Club website


Construction & Property Lunch Club

DATE: Tuesday,  5 December 2017 - 12:30pm for 1:00pm

LOCATION: Savile Club, 69 Brook Street, London W1K 4ER

PRICE: £60pp to include choice of hot buffet (plus starter, pudding, cheese and coffee plus half a bottle of wine included).  Cash bar beforehand.

First time attendees HALF PRICE

Anyone with an interest in construction and/or property is invited to attend.  (61% of places have already been booked).

To book - Payment in advance (by cheque or electronically).   Contact Dave Owen (dwo@pengaron.co.uk) of Pengaron Mediation Services for more information.​


Planning Law Update (3CPD event)

DATE: Wednesday, 6 December 2017

LOCATION: Maidenhead Golf Club, Shoppenhangers Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 2PZ

3CPD's regular planning law update with Tony Bowhill, planning consultant.

Details will be available shortly.

Visit 3CPD website


Five Counties Conference 2018 (3CPD event)

DATE: Wednesday, 28 February 2018 - 9:00am start

LOCATION: Wycombe Swan Theatre, St Mary Street, High Wycombe HP11 2XE

Details will be published in late 2017.