CREtech New York 2019

Brooklyn - 10/16/19 - 10/17/19

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Join us for CREtech’s biggest east coast two-day conference on October 16-17, 2019. Get an all-access conference pass with our summer savings sale happening now. CREtech assembles the most sought-after speakers, the leading startups, investors from around the world, motivated developers/owners and brokers to discuss all things real estate tech innovation. Our sold-out events are a must-attend for real estate professionals to network, discover and transform your business.

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The commercial real estate technology revolution is here. Get ahead of the important trends and register today.

ROOM BLOCK

Attendees are invited to stay at the official HQ hotel, the Marriott Brooklyn Bridge. To book your stay, visit our exclusive reservation site or call 877-303-0104. Space is limited. Reserve your stay before September 16th.



Venue

Agenda

Day One
9:00 am
Registration Opens
9:30 am
Conference Kickoff and Welcome
9:40 am
Welcome to Brooklyn and Dock72

An overview of this groundbreaking development and highlights of Rudin Ventures.

Michael Rudin

Senior Vice President, Rudin Management Company

10:10 am
WeWork: A Profile In Innovation

No other start-up has transformed commercial real estate like WeWork. From the tenant experience to brokerage and development, hear how WeWork plans to keep pushing innovation.

Granit Gjonbalaj

Chief Real Estate Development Officer, WeWork

10:30 am
AM Networking Break

Sponsored by The Landis Group

Thanks to our networking sponsor

 The Landis Group

11:00 am
To Be Announced

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11:20 am
Convincing the skeptics – the great proptech debate

As proptech investments peak and adoption ramps, has the industry finally reached a tipping point? In this keynote discussion, JLL Spark Co-CEOs, Yishai Lerner and Mihir Shah will debate the current state of proptech in CRE. The discussion, moderated by WSJ reporter Peter Grant, will explore how the industry is moving forward, where it’s falling short, and whether the hype is warranted.

Moderator: Peter Grant

Peter Grant

Deputy Editor, Real Estate, The Wall Street Journal

Mihir Shah

Co-CEO, JLL Spark

Yishai Lerner

Co-CEO, JLL Spark

12:00 pm
Lunch

Sponsored By Goodwin

1:00 pm
I’ll Tell you What I Want, What I Really, Really Want: Ideas for Multifamily VC Investment

With billions being invested in new technology focused on real estate, especially in multifamily, it is surprising no one has asked the customer to describe the pain points which need to be solved. Hear from an expert using a rapid-fire, humorous approach to the business problems that they wish venture capital investment would target.

Karen Hollinger

SVP, Corporate Initiatives, AvalonBay Communities

1:20 pm
An In-depth Look at the Tech Behind the Largest New Urban Development in the World

You do not want to miss this extraordinary discussion led by Steve Weikal of The MIT Center for Real Estate and the lead tech executives behind Hudson Yards in New York, Kenneth Finnegan and Scott Evans.

Moderator: Steve Weikal

Steve Weikal

Head of Industry Relations, MIT Center for Real Estate

Kenneth Finnegan

CTO & Managing Director of Technology, Related Hudson Yards

Scott Evans

Chief Digital Officer, Related Hudson Yards

2:00 pm
PM Networking Break

Sponsored by The Landis Group

Thanks to our networking sponsor

 The Landis Group

2:30 pm
Bringing Families to the Forefront of Urban Housing with Kin

Hear how an iconic global real estate company and leading start-up came together to prioritize community, design, and technology to revolutionize city living for families.

Jenny Wong

Managing Director, Tishman Speyer

Britt Zaffir

General Manager, Kin

3:15 pm
Inside Prologis

While everyone knows Prologis as the worlds largest logistics company with $92 billion in assets under management, many don’t know that the company is one of the most forward-thinking and active investors/adopters in tech as well. In this in-depth interview with the company's leading tech executive, you will get a first hand view of how Prologis is on the front lines of the CREtech revolution.

Moderator: Geoffrey Kasselman, SIOR, LEED AP

Geoffrey Kasselman, SIOR, LEED AP

CEO, Op2mize Energy, LLC

Will O'Donnell

Managing Partner, Prologis Ventures

4:00 pm
Day 1: Closing Remarks
4:00 pm
Reception

Sponsored by Top Tenant Powered by Buxton

Thanks to our reception host

 Top Tenant Powered by Buxton

Day Two
9:00 am
Registration Opens
9:00 am
Welcome
9:10 am
Building Value with CRE’s New Power Tools

EQ Office’s President and CEO Lisa Picard will deliver a keynote presentation, “Building Value with CRE’s New Power Tools.” The presentation will address CRE’s opportunities and challenges in implementing technologies and applying innovations to a legacy industry. She will highlight key trends influencing real estate value in the office sector providing new ways of thinking.

Following Lisa’s Keynote, she will be interviewed on stage by Riggs Kubiak, Founder and CEO of Honest Buildings.

Lisa Picard

President & CEO , EQ Office

Riggs Kubiak

Founder and CEO, Honest Buildings

9:50 am
To Be Announced

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10:10 am
Networking Break AM

Sponsored by The Landis Group

Thanks to our networking sponsor

 The Landis Group

10:30 am
The Evolution of Fifth Wall: Venture Funds & Powering Corporate Venture Investment Programs

In this unprecedented presentation you will hear from the Co-Founders of the largest devoted real estate VC, with over $1 billion of assets under management, how they see the future of the CRETech sector taking shape, where the next unicorn is likely to come from and the ultimate impact that tech will have on the entire BuiltWorld.

Brad Greiwe

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Fifth Wall

Brendan Wallace

Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Fifth Wall

11:15 am
#RETAS Pitch Competition

Sponsored by JLL Spark

Andrea Jang

Head of Growth, Americas, JLL Spark

12:30 pm
Lunch
1:30 pm
Big Data and Advanced Analytics in Real Estate: Beyond The Buzz
Sudeep Doshi

Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company

1:50 pm
To Be Announced

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2:10 pm
New Perspectives on Venture Capital

Hear from a group of leading global investors as they grace the stage of CREtech for the first time and reveal their unique investment strategies.

Moderator: Minta Kay

Minta Kay

Partner & Chair of Global Real Estate Industry Group, Goodwin

Arnie Sriaskandarajah

Partner, Round Hill Ventures

Liz Hartley

Partner, Creator Fund, The We Company

Michael Yang

Managing Partner, OMERS Ventures

Seth Rosenberg

Investor, Greylock Partners

Nicole LeBlanc

Director, Investments & Partnerships, Sidewalk Labs

3:00 pm
Conference Closing

Speakers

16 - 17 Oct NY

Event Message

Stay at the official CREtech headquarters hotel to experience networking beyond conference hours. Book your stay at the Marriott Brooklyn Bridge for an exclusive rate of $280 (plus taxes and Destination Fee) for both the nights of Oct 15th and Oct 16th. To book your stay, visit our exclusive reservation site or call 877-303-0104. Space is limited. Reserve your stay before September 16th.

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