Speaker Profile


Job TitleDirector

Company NameThe Class of 2020


Jorick Beijer is Director of The Class of 2020. He is an expert and leader in the nexus between alternative investment, international talent attraction and urbanism.

Founded in 2011, The Class of 2020 is a think-tank for the future of living, learning and working. We’ve created an international network of 85+ partners, that have shaped student accommodation as a recognised asset class in Europe. In his role Jorick continues to help advance university-cities, the urban campus within such cities, and the ways in which talent is living, working and learning.

His broad working experience bridges entrepreneurship and education, with currently a teaching position at Delft University of Technology. He earned a Masters in Complex Cities at Delft University of Technology (cum laude) and a post-grad Future Urban Initiatives from the Southern California Institute of Architecture. 

"Curious, Global Citizen, fast-paced company and institute builder."


Conference Sessions


    14-Mar-2019, 10:00 - 12:00, GRAND AUDITORIUM

    A one-off, special PechaKucha event showcasing a variety of brilliant ideas from around the world on "Engaging the future". Presented in 20 images x 20 seconds,...

    • Language: English

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