Record Breaking Attendance With Over 300 Turnout To CREtech Los Angeles on September 13

CREtech Returned To Los Angeles For Its 3rd year With Record Setting Turnout

New York, NY (September 17, 2018) — CREtech (, the leading commercial real estate tech event and content platform in the industry returned to Los Angeles September 13th, 2018 with a record breaking turnout.  The event was held at the California Market Center (CMC), the hub of LA's fashion & creative communities located in the heart of Downtown LA. Brookfield Properties was the host of the event.

“We are thrilled at the extraordinary turnout at our Los Angeles event, another record setting crowd for,” stated Michael Beckerman, CEO, CREtech. “One of the core reasons why our events continue to attract the largest following is really based on the caliber of the speakers we attract and the leading-edge startups that are on hand to display their products and services. Our program, speakers and venue were incredible. We had people come from all over the U.S., Europe and Asia to attend this event which clearly reflects the extraordinary momentum taking place in the CREtech sector overall,” Beckerman concluded.

The first panel of the leading developers and brokers shared their views on their own company’s real estate tech investing and adoption strategies. Speakers included Pierce Neinken, Global Portfolio Manager at Airbnb; Jake Edens, SVP, Technology & Innovations at Colliers;  Chris Rising, Founder & President at Rising Realty Partners; Patrick McGrath, EVP, CIO, Head of Client Technologies at Savills Studley; and Jesse Franklin,VP Investments and Innovation at Macerich.

To commemorate their One Year Anniversary, Michael Beckerman, CEO, CREtech sat down with four of the leaders at Fifth Wall in an extraordinary session detailing the fund’s formation, evolution, and future plans.  Brad Greiwe, Co-Founder and Managing Partner; Brendan Wallace, Co-Founder & Managing Partner; Natalie Bruss, Partner; and K.C. Cleary, Partner, all shared the stage for the first time at a CREtech event. Fifth Wall is the largest VC in the Los Angeles area as well as the largest focused on the CREtech sector.

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