Look forward to session topics covering trends and technologies impacting all aspects of office development, investment, operation and more.
WeWork: Commercial Real Estate for the New Enterprise
We sit at the intersection of several large trends in the modern labor force: a growing contingent of independent workers, the rise of the millennial worker, and the interplay between these trends and the growth of cities. This panel will provide an inside look at how innovative on-demand workspace company WeWork goes about selecting, selling and operating their spaces to appeal to these dynamics, and what that experience is like for the commercial landlords. Presented by WeWork.
Why Wellness Buildings Thrive – Not Just Survive
Despite a high level of interest in health and wellness in commercial real estate, there is minimal understanding of how the indoor environment truly affects people. During this fireside chat, our experts will discuss how air quality, thermal comfort, light, acoustics, density and other factors affect stress, sleep and wellness. Leave this session with practical recommendations on the types of amenities you should consider, what technologies to employ during the pre-construction and operation phases to create a better environment for occupants, how to activate lobbies and other common areas to encourage collaboration and accidental interactions, and more.
Mix it Up: Integrating Flexible Office Space
Considering adding flexible space to your building? This session will provide an overview of models that are working for building owners in today's market and where flexibility in CRE will be in the next 15 years. Hear from two owners on how they are positioning their buildings for the future by adding flexible options. Presented by the Global Workspace Association.
CRE Crystal Ball: The Future of Debt Financing
With growing uncertainty about the future of tax reform, financial regulations and their impact on CRE lending, it’s crucial to prepare for any number of outcomes that could impact your business. Join our panel of experts for high-level insights into the current debt markets and how they may evolve, a lender’s perspective on new office trends, how to determine credit worthiness for new companies and risks associated with financing alternative use projects, and what regulations are helping and hindering office lending. Come with the questions that keep you up at night!
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Hotel and Travel Information
New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
333 Adams Street
Brooklyn, New York 11201
718-246-7000 or 888-436-3759
Book a reservation in NAIOP’s room block at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge
- The New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge is offering a special rate of $279 single/double, exclusive of taxes. The discounted rate will be offered until Tuesday, October 17, 2017, or until the room block has been filled, whichever occurs first.
- To book a room at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge, call 877-303-0104 and ask for the special NAIOP rate of $279 single/double, exclusive of taxes. You may also book online using NAIOP’s direct booking website.
- A deposit equal to one night’s stay is required to hold each individual’s reservation. Should a guest cancel a reservation, deposits will be refunded for rooms cancelled more than 72 hours prior to arrival. Name changes to room reservations may be made up to one days prior to arrival at no additional charge.
Transportation, Maps and Directions
Visit the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge website for information on the local area, directions and local attractions.
- LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
A taxi ride from LaGuardia Airport (LGA) to the New York Marriott is approximately $35 exclusive of tax and gratuity. LGA is located 10 miles SW of the New York Marriott. Subway service from LGA to the New York Marriott costs $2.75 one-way.
- John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
A taxi ride from John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to the New York Marriott is approximately $50 exclusive of tax and gratuity. JFK is located 19 miles NW of the New York Marriott. Subway service from JFK to the New York Marriott costs $2.75 one-way.
- Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)
A taxi ride from Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) to the New York Marriott is approximately $90 exclusive of tax and gratuity. Newark Airport is located 14.8 miles E of the New York Marriott.
Valet parking is available at the hotel for $40 daily and $52 daily for oversized vehicles and SUVs.
Average November temperatures in Brooklyn range from an average high of 57 degrees to a low of 44 degrees.
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Who Attends CRE.Insights: The Office Evolution?
See the Why Attend tab for demographic information on the leaders from across North America who have attended past office conferences.
Who Sponsors CRE.Insights: The Office Evolution?
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CRE.Insights: The Office Evolution leads the conversation on what’s driving future of office, with a global perspective on the outlook for capital markets, a look at the challenges and rewards of reinventing or repurposing office space, the technology revolutionizing office real estate and more.
In a survey of attendees, over 90% responded that they had made new or strengthened existing relationships at CRE.Insights: The Office Evolution.
Who Attends CRE.Insights: The Office Evolution?
By scope of business:
- 38% Developers, owners, investors
- 25% Architects, engineers, contractors
- 21% Brokers
- 6% Professional services (consultants, law firms, etc.)
- 6% Economic development
- 4% Technology companies
- 30% C-level, president, partner
- 20% Vice president
- 35% Other senior management
Past attendees agree – CRE.Insights: The Office Evolution is worth your time and investment.
“The inaugural [office conference] was a great opportunity to meet colleagues in regions and markets that I had not had the opportunity to meet in the past. Gaining insights and perspectives from people working in different markets was a valuable learning opportunity.”
- Mitch Mannella, Director, Asset Management, Manulife/John Hancock Real Estate
“Highly focused conference with spot-on topics and excellent speakers. Well-chosen speakers from all across the states contributed with their knowledge and deep experience. [The office conference] is not to be missed!”
- Steve Horovitz, Director of Leasing, Reliance Properties Ltd.
“Excellent insight to the many aspects of the office industry!”
- Robert Olvera, Associate Principal, PDR
“Excellent attendance, educational sessions and networking venues for the inaugural conference.”
- Ralph Heins, President, Primera
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