We are excited to announce the 9th New York Commercial Real Estate Summit. On June 3rd, the industry’s most active developers, investors, owners, and operators in office, retail, industrial, and hospitality will gather to answer some of the market’s toughest questions and provide insight on how to address key issues, such as changing tenant behaviors, the rise of Opportunity Zones, flexible lease terms, and market disruptions.

Leverage Change. Create Bottom-Line Impact.

The 7th annual Commercial Real Estate Summit, presented by Mazars USA, is the leading conference for commercial real estate owners, investors and developers as well as large and fast growing corporate and retail tenants. The program has been curated to be high-value and high-impact by moving beyond self-serving presentations and instead diving into real world challenges and opportunities that impact our businesses today.

This year includes a special VIP Access that provides select principals and corporate / retail tenants with access to specially curated closed-door problem solving sessions, as well as access to the VIP reception. Access is invite-only, so contact us today to apply. Closed-door sessions tackle pain points in retail, office, industrial, hospitality and capital sourcing.

This year’s forum will feature keynote speaker David R. Weinreb, Chief Executive Officer of The Howard Hughes Corporation, the developer behind the revitalization of Seaport District NYC. Don’t miss the opportunity to join him along with other CRE industry leaders, market experts and corporate, industrial and retail end users, as we discuss what is really happening in today’s commercial real estate marketplace.

Key reasons to attend:

  • Hear from today’s leading market players on recent development and investment activity in the city and beyond
  • Discover new opportunities in overlooked / underserved neighborhoods and asset types
  • Learn what’s hot in office, retail, industrial and hotel products all in one event
  • Gain insight on what tenants are looking for in today’s market
  • Participate with industry leaders in closed-door, peer-to-peer roundtables (for select participants)

Get Involved

Speaking Inquiries
Vicki-lynn Brunskill
(912) 695-5552
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Scott Milliken
(646) 862-9912
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Sponsorship & Exhibiting
Amber Collins
(646) 783-3940
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Who Speaks

Speakers at the New York Commercial Real Estate Summit are senior industry executives, including active owners, investors and developers, as well as a curated selection of industry leaders from organizations that impact the commercial sector.

Past speakers include:

Jay Cross

Jay Cross
Related Hudson Yards

Leslie Himmel

Leslie Himmel
Co-Managing Partner
Himmel & Meringoff Properties

Michael Fascitelli

Michael Fascitelli
Chairman – Investment Committee

David Lichtenstein

David Lichtenstein
Chairman & CEO
The Lightstone Group

Stephen Meringoff

Stephen Meringoff
Managing Partner
Himmel & Meringoff Properties

Scott Rechler

Scott Rechler
Chairman & CEO
RXR Realty

Ian Schrager

Ian Schrager
Ian Schrager Company

Larry Silverstein

Larry Silverstein
Silverstein Properties

Jeff Sutton

Jeff Sutton
Founder & President
Wharton Properties

David Weinreb

David Weinreb
Chief Executive Officer
The Howard Hughes Corporation

Thierry Wizman

Thierry Wizman
Financial Markets Economist

  • Stephen Alpart, Managing Director, Pine River Capital Management
  • Ken Bernstein, President & CEO, Acadia Realty Trust
  • Lisa Brill, Partner, Shearman & Sterling
  • Melissa Burch, Executive GM – New York Development, Lendlease
  • Marty Burger, Chief Executive Officer, Silverstein Properties
  • Chris Conlon, EVP & COO, Acadia Realty Trust
  • Jonathan Davis, Chief Executive Officer, Davis Companies
  • Craig Deitelzweig, President & CEO, MARX Realty
  • William Elder, EVP & Managing Director, RXR Realty
  • Susan Fine, Principal, Fine Development Partners
  • Kenneth Fisher, Partner, Fisher Brothers
  • Drew Fletcher, Executive Vice President, Greystone
  • Spencer Garfield, Managing Director, Fortress Investment Group
  • MaryAnne Gilmartin, CEO, L&L MAG
  • Francis Greenburger, CEO, Time Equities
  • Dov Hertz, Founder, DH Property Holdings
  • Ed Hogan, EVP – Retail, Vornado Realty Trust
  • Jonathan Iger, Chief Executive Officer, Sage Realty
  • Michael Kazmierski, Principal & Director, Kaufman Organization
  • Al Laboz, Principal, United American Land
  • Rob Lapidus, President & CIO, L&L Holding Company
  • Byron LaMotte, Managing Director, Hines
  • Michael Maturo, President, RXR Realty
  • Toby Moskovits, CEO, Heritage Equity Partners
  • Sarang Peruri, Principal, Oxford Capital Group
  • Michael Phillips, President, Jamestown Properties
  • John Powers, SVP & Regional Manager, Boston Properties
  • Daniel Rudin, Director – U.S. Real Estate, Angelo, Gordon & Co.
  • David Schonbraun, Co-Chief Investment Officer, SL Green Realty
  • Lawrence Selevan, Founder & CEO, Chesterfield Faring
  • Dean Shapiro, Chairman & CEO, Witkoff
  • Simon Wasserberger, SVP, Equity Office Properties


Asher Abehsera

Asher Abehsera
LIVWRK Holdings

Scott Barone

Scott Barone
Barone Management

Kenneth Bernstein

Ken Bernstein
Acadia Realty Trust

Marty Burger

Marty Burger
Silverstein Properties

David Cheikin

David Cheikin

Andrew Chung

Andrew Chung
Innovo Property Group

Joseph Giannola
Murray Hill Properties

MaryAnne Gilmartin

MaryAnne Gilmartin
Forest City Enterprises

Mark Hertz

Mark Hertz
AIG Global Real Estate

Bryon Lamotte

Byron Lamotte

Robert Lapidus

Robert Lapidus
L&L Holding Company

Mike Maturo

Mike Maturo
RXR Realty

Gary Phillips

Gary Phillips
Allianz Real Estate of America

David Sturner

David Sturner
Murray Hill Properties

Richard Wagman

Richard Wagman
Madison Capital

Carl Weisbrod

Carl Weisbrod
New York City Planning Commission

Steve Witkoff

Steve Witkoff

Who Attends

The New York Commercial Real Estate Summit brings together the industry’s most knowledgeable and influential experts for a day of networking, idea sharing and deal-making.

Past attending companies include:

  • Ames Associates
  • AR Global
  • Arcturus
  • Ares Management
  • Atom Assets
  • AvalonBay Communities
  • Axa Reim
  • Axxis Real Estate
  • Brookfield Properties
  • Brooklyn Navy Yard Development
  • CanAm Capital Partners
  • Candlewood Investors
  • Castro Properties
  • Certes Partners
  • Cherre
  • City Center Real Estate
  • CNY Group
  • Colony NorthStar
  • Constant Quest
  • Conway Capital
  • Cortland Global
  • Debtwire ABS
  • Di Gasper
  • Diversified Equities Corporation
  • DLC Management
  • Enertiv
  • EQ Office
  • Equity Office Properties
  • ESD Global
  • Euro Capital Properties
  • FCA Orbita Group
  • Fisher Brothers
  • GHC Development
  • Gilat Group
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Helmus Group
  • Himmel + Meringoff Properties
  • Hines
  • HUBB NYC Properties
  • ICER Real Estate
  • Inovo Property Group
  • Jamestown Properties
  • Jordan Cooper
  • JOSS Realty
  • Kaufman Organization
  • Keller Augusta
  • Kushner
  • Lockton Companies
  • Mack-Cali Realty Corporation
  • Macquarie
  • Madison Capital
  • Metrowall
  • Milstein Brothers Real Estate
  • Moinian Group
  • Northwood Bay
  • NuEnergen
  • Occupier
  • Olnick Organization
  • Onyx Equities
  • Prestige Properties & Development
  • Red Swan
  • Related Hudson Yards
  • Relevance New York
  • Relo Redac
  • RiverOak Investment
  • Savanna
  • Sherwood Equities
  • Silverstein Properties
  • Simone Development
  • Soroban Capital Partners
  • Spire Group
  • Stratco
  • Sutton Alliance
  • Taconic Investment Partners
  • TH Real Estate
  • Time Equities
  • Transwestern
  • Tungdot
  • Union Investment
  • Vornado Realty Trust
  • Wheelhouse Property
  • Wright Partners

Why Attend?

Hear what retailers are doing to create defensible strategies

Meet capital sources from across the globe looking for U.S. deals

Understand what corporate office tenants want and need today

Gain specific market insight on key CRE market trendlines

Who Sponsors

Sponsors of the New York Commercial Real Estate Summit are typically industry vendors and service providers looking to secure new business.

Past sponsors include:

Aggressive Energy
Avison Young
Besen & Associates
Greystone Bassuk
Logical Buildings
Meridian Capital Group
Partner Engineering and Science, Inc.
Prestige Title Agency
Shearman & Sterling LLP


The New York Academy of Sciences
WTC 7, 40th Floor
7:30 AM – 3:00 PM
New York City

Map & Directions

New York Academy of Sciences
250 Greenwich St.
New York City


About the Venue

For 200 years—since 1817—the Academy has brought together extraordinary people working at the frontiers of discovery. Among the oldest scientific organizations in the United States, it has become not only an enduring cultural institution in New York, but also one of the most significant organizations in the global scientific community.

Throughout its history, the Academy’s Membership has featured thinkers and innovators from all walks of life, including U.S. Presidents Jefferson and Monroe, Thomas Edison, Charles Darwin, Margaret Mead, and many more. Today, the Academy numbers over 20,000 Members in 100+ countries, with a President’s Council that includes 30 Nobel Laureates, and a distinguished Board of Governors comprised of leaders from business, academia, and philanthropy.

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The GreenPearl Difference


We believe in the magic that happens when the smartest, boldest minds come together resulting in business growth and industry evolution. We build high-value events that foster relationships, tap into intellectual wisdom, promote authentic interaction and create success for our clients.