Howard W. Lutnick of Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC Partners to Keynote NYU Schack’s 45th Annual Capital Markets in Real Estate Conference
-- Industry Titans Marc Holliday, William L. Mack, Stephen M. Ross, William C. Rudin, Larry A. Silverstein, and Darcy Stacom Close Conference with Annual “We Are the Golden Apple” Panel --
The New York University Schack Institute of Real Estate today announced Howard W. Lutnick, chairman and CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P. and BGC Partners, Inc., as the keynote speaker for the 45th Annual Conference on Capital Markets in Real Estate on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at the Waldorf=Astoria in New York. The theme for this year’s highly anticipated conference is “A Real Estate Practitioner’s Guide to Success in the Volatile Global Capital Markets.”
“Year after year, NYU Schack’s Capital Markets Conference is one of the most informative, influential, and essential real estate events in New York and in the country,” said Rosemary Scanlon, divisional dean of the NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate. “Industry leaders and NYU Schack students alike attend this event because the quality and the depth of the topics are unmatched, and by coming to the Conference, they get the opportunity to hear about the always-changing landscape of real estate private equity, structured finance, REITs, and related fields directly from the best in the business.”
Lutnick will begin the day with his keynote address entitled, “Real Estate Finance and Investment Banking in the Post 9/11 Era.”
The NYU Schack Capital Markets Conference will include five panels as well as the state of the economy address by Douglas Holtz-Eakin, president of American Action Forum. This year’s one-on-one will be with Michael D. Fascitelli, president, CEO, and trustee of Vornado Realty Trust, moderated by James D. Kuhn, president of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank and chairman of the NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate Advisory Board.
The popular “NYC: We Are the Golden Apple” panel will close out the Conference featuring a group of real estate industry titans. Moderated by Robert S. Blumenthal, managing director of Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc., the panelists are Marc Holliday, CEO of SL Green Realty Corp.; William L. Mack, founder and chairman of AREA Property Partners; Stephen M. Ross, chairman and founder of Related Companies; William C. Rudin, CEO and vice chairman of Rudin Management Company, Inc.; Larry A. Silverstein, president and CEO of Silverstein Properties, Inc. and founder and chairman emeritus of the NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate; and Darcy Stacom, vice chairman of CBRE, Inc.
Other panels featuring the industry’s leaders will be on the topics of “Permanent Capital and Structured Finance,” “Institutional Equity and Sovereign Investment Funds,” “Private Equity,” and “Financing.”
Registration for the Conference is now open. To view the complete conference agenda and to register, please visit: www.scps.nyu.edu/capital.