Spring Symposium 2016

Fifth Annual Spring Symposium
Commercial Real Estate Development in NYC:  A Golden Age or a Cooling Market?


Spring Symposium 2016 Conference Summary


NYU Stern School of Business, Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Program:
8:30-9am - NYC Real Estate Market Overview
9:00-10:15am - Panel 1: Hotel Development in NYC
10:45am-12pm - Panel 2: Luxury Condo and Multifamily Development
12:30-1:30pm - Networking Lunch
1:30-2:45pm - Panel 3: Affordable-Multifamily: Progress on the Affordable Housing Agenda
3:15-4:30pm - Panel 4: University Development: NYU, Columbia, Cornell

NYC Real Estate Market Overview
Christopher T. Kraus, Managing Director, New York Markets, JLL
Daoud A. Awad, Managing Director, New York Markets, JLL 

Hotel Development in NYC
Moderator: Harry Chernoff, Clinical Professor of Information, Operations and Management Sciences, NYU Stern
Jared Kelso, Senior Managing Director, Cushman Wakefield
Tyler Morse, CEO and Managing Partner, MCR Development (Video Interview with Tyler Morse)
Ian Schrager, CEO, Ian Schrager Companies (Video Interview with Ian Schrager)
Simon Turner, President of Global Development, Starwood

Luxury Condo and Multifamily Development (Presentation)
Moderator: Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh, Director, Center for Real Estate Finance Research, NYU Stern
Scott Alper, President, Witkoff Group
William Rudin, Vice Chairman and CEO, Rudin Management Company
David Von Spreckelsen, President, Toll Brothers City Living
Izak Senbahar, CEO, Alexico Group (Video Interview with Izak Senbahar)
 
Affordable-Multifamily: Progress on the Affordable Housing Agenda
Moderator: Ingrid Gould Ellen, Faculty Director, NYU Furman Center
Vicki Been, Commissioner, HPD (Video Interview with Vicki Been)
Robert Ezrapour, Vice President, Artimus
Marc Jahr, Consultant, Community Development Futures, LLC
Aaron Koffman, Principal, Hudson Companies

University Development: NYU, Columbia, Cornell
Moderator:  Kurt Becker, Moderator, Vice Dean for Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, NYU Tandon School
Linda Chiarelli, Vice President for Capital Projects and Facilities, NYU
Joe Ienuso, Former Executive Vice President, University Facilities & Operations, Columbia University
Diana Allegretti, Assistant Director for Design & Construction, Cornell
Tim Milam, Partner, Managing Director, FXFowle (Video Interview with Tim Milam)