Over 600 Tickets Sold In One Week For Proptech Event On Dec 5th Coming To Toronto For The First Time 


New York, NY (November 22, 2019) — CREtech (cretech.com), the leading commercial real estate technology conference and data company, in conjunction with Colliers and Techstars have announced their All-Star lineup of thought-leaders and influencers in the commercial real estate tech sector for the upcoming Proptech Summit on December 5th. The event will host leaders from throughout Canada and the U.S. in a series of fireside discussions and panels. 


CREtech CEO Michael Beckerman and Techstars Managing Director, Ben Liao will be on hand to emcee the days activities. The event will be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.


Through a series of fireside discussions and panels, Proptech Innovation Day will provide insights from the industry’s leading experts discussing the impact of technology on the commercial real estate industry and how it will shape the future. These sessions bring together the market influencers and leaders in commercial real estate, proptech and venture capital who are developing groundbreaking solutions around the world.


Confirmed Speakers will include such important industry leaders as:


Ben Liao, Managing Director of Techstars 

David Brown, Co-Founder & CEO at Techstars

Stephanie Copeland, Member Board of Director at Techstars 

Zach Michaud, VP of Strategic Investments at Colliers International

Brian Rosen, COO at Colliers International Canada 

Josh Sirefman, President at Sidewalk Labs

Nick Romito, Founder and CEO, VTS 

Charles Kuntz, Innovation Officer at Hines

Anette Prater, Global Technology Leader at Brookfield Properties 

Dean Hopkins, COO at Oxford Properties Group

Courtney Cooper, Principal at Alate Partners 

Louis Schotsky, Partner at Navitas Capital

Dave Eisenberg, Founding Partner at Zigg Capital 

Hooman Merhanvar, Investor at Omers Ventures

Kaustubh Pandya, Principal at Brick & Mortar Ventures

Matthew Boras , First Vice President of RXR Realty


“We are at an exciting time in commercial real estate as the industry embraces technology in a real way and we are proud to support the advancement of proptech in Canada and around the globe with our Proptech Accelerator,” said Zach Michaud, VP, Strategic Investments | Global. “We’re thrilled to partner with Techstars and CREtech to bring the Proptech Innovation Session to life with a great suite of speakers from the real estate, technology and investment industries.”


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About Colliers International


Colliers International (NASDAQ, TSX: CIGI) is a leading global real estate services and investment management company. With operations in 68 countries, our 14,000 enterprising people work collaboratively to provide expert advice and services to maximize the value of property for real estate occupiers, owners and investors. For more than 20 years, our experienced leadership team, owning more than 40% of our equity, have delivered industry-leading investment returns for shareholders. In 2018, corporate revenues were $2.8 billion ($3.3 billion including affiliates), with more than $26 billion of assets under management. Learn more about how we accelerate success at corporate.colliers.com, Twitter @Colliers or LinkedIn.


About Techstars


Techstars is the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. Techstars founders connect with other entrepreneurs, experts, mentors, alumni, investors, community leaders, and corporations to grow their companies. Techstars operates three divisions: Techstars Startup Programs, Techstars Mentorship-Driven Accelerator Programs, and Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships. Techstars accelerator portfolio includes more than 1,900 companies with a market cap of $23 Billion. www.techstars.com


About CREtech


CREtech is the premier conference, data and consulting company in the world servicing the greater real estate and technology community. Our mission at CREtech is to connect the real estate and tech sectors by hosting the largest and most engaging conferences, publishing in-depth industry research and content.


CREtech is owned and operated by The News Funnel, the leading content, connectivity and event platform devoted to the commercial real estate industry. 

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