Recap of 21st Annual Real Estate Conference

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate hosted its 21st Annual Real Estate Conference on March 2 at the San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina. More than 600 real estate executives attended this signature event.

The conference commenced with Arthur B. Laffer, internationally renowned economist and founder and chairman of Laffer Associates, who addressed California's future under President Trump and Governor Brown. Spencer Levy, Americas head of research for CBRE, was a featured speaker who presented on macro real estate trends.

Following Laffer and Levy, a panel led by Mark Cafferty, CEO of San Diego Regional Economic Development, addressed job creation and economic trends that will impact San Diego's real estate. Two breakout sessions followed the panel. John Frager, executive managing director of CBRE San Diego, hosted a session titled, "Disruption: The Trends Reshaping San Diego's Built Environment." The second session featured Jim Young, co-founder and CEO of Realcomm, who presented on "Reaching New Heights in Commercial and Corporate Real Estate Innovation."

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