CREtech Comes To Austin, Texas on April 22 and 23rd for Its First Event of 2020 

New York, NY (February 25, 2020)CREtech (, the leading global conference and research company devoted to innovation in the built world, will be featuring many of the leading real estate owners/developers in the world who will be sharing their insights on tech and innovation at its first event in 2020 to be held in Austin, Texas on April 22 and 23rd.

Making his first appearance on a CREtech stage, Jeffrey Kok, Chief Innovation Officer and Chief Information Officer at Mill Creek Residential, and one of the most respected and leading multifamily developers in the sector, will be one of the featured speakers at the two-day conference. In a session titled “Internet of Things (IoT): the hidden risks and cybersecurity threats”, Jeff  will break down some of the potential business, legal, technical, and cybersecurity risks and solutions that threaten commercial real estate today.

Jeff Kok serves as the Chief Innovation Officer and Chief Information Officer for Mill Creek Residential. In his role, Mr. Kok is responsible for overseeing Innovation, Building Technology, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) with the goal to transform how Mill Creek leverages technology as a competitive advantage and increase the value of Mill Creek’s communities and improve the resident experience.

Since joining Mill Creek, Mr. Kok has digitally transformed the organization while driving innovation, automation, investment value, net operating income, and operational efficiencies across development, acquisitions, construction, property management, asset management, investment management, and the national services functions. 

Prior to joining Mill Creek, Mr. Kok worked for Celanese, a fortune 500, in a variety of positions, but most recently as their Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) with overall responsibilities for global cybersecurity.

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About Mill Creek Residential

Mill Creek Residential develops, builds, acquires and operates high-quality apartment communities in desirable locations, coast to coast. Mill Creek has over 25,000 apartment homes constructed nationwide and more than 5,300 apartment homes acquired. Mill Creek’s mission is creating meaningful relationships and extraordinary places.

About CREtech

CREtech is the premier global events, research and thought leadership organization devoted to innovation in the built world. Our mission at CREtech is to connect the real estate and tech sectors by producing the largest must-attend industry conferences in the U.S. and London and publishing exclusive research that spotlights emerging trends. 

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