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2012 Real Estate Impact Conference

Date: Friday, February 10, 2012
Location: 1450 Brickell Avenue, 34th Floor, Miami, FL
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Registration
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Welcome Remarks
  - Donna E. Shalala, President, University of Miami

Global Urban Design & Miami 2020
This session with explore international trends in city design and development, and Miami's position in a global context.

  - Guy Bradley, CEO Mainland China, Swire Properties
- Bernardo Fort-Brescia, Founding Principal, Arquitectonica

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. KEYNOTE SESSION
A Conversation on Global Capital and Real Estate Investment Trends
 - Sam Zell, Chairman, Equity Group Investments
 - Jorge Perez, Chairman, The Related Group (moderator)
2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

The Urban Developer: Investing, Place Making and Developing in Cities (Then and Now)

This panel session will explore the opportunities for urban developers in a changing world where megatrends, global cities and local place making come together.
  - Carol Coletta, Director, ArtPlace
  - Steven J. Guttman, Chairman, Storage Deluxe and Former Chairman and CEO Federal Realty  
     Investment Trust
  - Robert S. Wennett, President, UIA Management

4:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. PANEL SESSION
The Role of Global Equity and Debt Capital Flows in Reshaping Urban Real Estate Markets
This panel session will feature insights from global and U.S. real estate investment and financing experts, who will discuss trends in commercial real estate capital markets and the relative implications for the South Florida market.
  -Blake R. Berg, Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
  -Tobin Cobb, Co-CEO, LNR Property
  -Thomas F. Gilbane, Managing Member, Rockpoint Group
  -Brian Harris, CEO, Ladder Capital
  -Steven Witkoff, Chairman and CEO, The Witkoff Group
  -Claudio Zichy, Managing Director, Independencia Asset Management
5:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

  -Richard J. Campo, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Camden Property Trust

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. COCKTAIL RECEPTION