NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Real estate, finance, development and construction leaders will gather on Wednesday, November 13th from 7:30-10:30am for the BUILDING BETTER: Boosting Your Construction Project’s Bottom Line program. Hosted by The Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute and Real Estate Weekly, and in association with Zetlin & De Chiara, Jones Lang LaSalle, Willis of New York and New York Building Congress, the interactive breakfast roundtable will bring together New York’s leading builders, developers and industry experts at the Harvard Club to provide insights on the latest approaches and strategies for building successfully – and profitably – in a climate of rising construction and insurance costs and increasingly complex compliance, labor and project requirements.
The forum will provide practical strategies and solutions for controlling project costs, reducing insurance costs and managing projects through sophisticated construction approaches. Speakers will offer a high-level, insider’s perspective on managing unpredictable factors that can affect the profitability of a project and discuss timely issues such as resiliency innovations for high-rise construction.
The program will be introduced by Jack S. Nyman, Executive Director of The Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute and keynoted by Sabrina Kanner, Senior Vice President of Design and Construction for Brookfield Properties Corp., and Ray Quartararo, Vice Chairman & International Director for Jones Lang LaSalle. Following the opening remarks, Michael S. Zetlin, Senior Partner of Zetlin & De Chiara LLP, will moderate a lively discussion among the panelists who include: Christopher Franks, Executive Vice President/Industry Practice Leader for Willis of New York; Sabrina Kanner, Senior Vice President, Design and Construction for Brookfield Properties Corp; George Ladyman, International Director for Jones Lang LaSalle; Josh Schuster, Principal of DHA Capital; Izak Senbahar, President of Alexico Group; and Michael Stern, Managing Partner for JDS Development Group.
For additional information or to register, please visit http://buildingbetterny.com/.