Corenet Global’s UK chapter has teamed up with the Office Agents Society and Property Week for Offices 08, the new office property event that will be launched in September.

The UK chapter of the global occupier group will be providing speakers and sending delegates to the 15-16 September event.

BT’s head of property, Mark Cotterell, Microsoft property chief Nigel Baker, Black & Decker real estate chief Alan Carswell and CoreNet Global UK’s president Robin Harris are the first CoreNet speakers to sign up.

Other confirmed speakers for Offices 08 include British Land chief executive Stephen Hester, Land SecuritiesLondon portfolio managing director Mike Hussey, Canary Wharf Group chief executive George Iacobescu and Great Portland chief executive Toby Courtauld.

Offices 08 will take place at the Celtic Manor resort near Newport, south Wales.

Up to 600 people are due to attend, but hotel places are running out fast.