Annual Conference

“ULI Mexico Latin American Annual Conference” es la conferencia que reúne a los líderes de los principales sectores inmobiliarios, desarrolladores e inversionistas de la región, para intercambiar puntos de vista, compartir retos, estrechar relaciones de negocios y obtener la información más actualizada de la situación económica y tendencias de la industria de manos de los expertos compartiendo asistencia con empresarios y ejecutivos de alto nivel de México, Centroamérica, Sudamérica y Estados Unidos."

Annual Conference

2014 ULI Latin American Annual Conference
Eden Roc Miami Beach
Miami, FL
October 8-10, 2014
“Real Estate in Latin America: A New Wave of Opportunities”
(Program Draft)

Wednesday, October 8th
17.00 – 19.00 Registration

19:30 Opening Remarks

19.30 – 22.00 Cocktail Reception
Eden Roc Miami Beach
Spa Garden / Watson Lapidus

Thursday, October 9th
Promenade Meeting Room
(Simultaneous Translation Available)

8.00 – 8.45 Continental Breakfast & Registration
Promenade Foyer & Promenade Meeting Room

8.45 Welcome Remarks & Program Overview
Lyman Daniels
Presidente, CBRE Mexico
Chairman, ULI Mexico

8.45 – 9.30 Opening Session: A New Wave of Opportunities
Raúl Gallegos
Presidente, GE Mexico. Mexico

9.30 – 10.30 Where are we in Latin American Markets Cycles?

Moderator:
Ricardo Zúñiga
Managing Partner, Vertex Real Estate. Mexico

Panelists:
Jorge Combe
Vice President, Goldman Sachs. Mexico
Gabriel Fernandez
Managing Partner, Real Capital IM. USA
Jaime Lara
CEO, Macquarie Infrastructure. Mexico

10.30– 11.00 Networking & Coffee Break

11.00 – 12.00 Identifying and Capitalizing on Retail Growth in Latin America

Moderator:
Elliott Bross
CEO, Constructora Planigrupo. Mexico

Panelists:
Ricardo González
Director General, Multiproyectos. Guatemala
Alvaro Jalaff
Director General, Grupo Patio. Chile
Jorge Lizan
Managing Director, Lizan Retail Advisors. USA

12:00 – 13:00 A Surge of Latin American Opportunities in Development

Moderator:
Miguel Pato
Director General, MuDe. Argentina

Panelists:
Gonzalo García
Director General, PIX Colombia. Colombia
Liora Haymann
Managing Director, OBM International. USA
Juan Carlos Tassara
Director General, Edifica. Peru

13.00 – 14.30 Networking Lunch

14.30 – 15.30 Mexico Offices: The Next Wave

Moderator:
Pablo Yrizar
Executive Vice President, CBRE México. Mexico

Panelists:
Moises Farca
Director General, MF Ingenieros. Mexico
Thomas D. Farrell
Senior Managing Director, Tishman Speyer. USA
Rick Ricker
General Manager, Reichmann International. Mexico

15.30 – 16.30 A New Wave of Capital in Latin America

Moderator:
Blanca Rodríguez
Partner, BTCM Mexico. México

Panelists:
Hans Schroeder
Vice President of Investment and Finance, MRP. Mexico
David Roth
Director, Blackstone. USA
José María (Chema) Garza Treviño
Presidente División Construcción y Desarrollo. Grupo Garza Ponce
Mexico

17.15 – 22.00 Culture, Sophistication and Real Estate: A Visit to The Perez Art Miami Museum

17.15 –18.15 Transportation to Perez Art Miami Museum

18.30 – 19.30 Museum Tour / Property Visit

19.30 – 22.00 Cocktail Reception Perez Art Miami Museum
Friday, October 10th
Promenade Meeting Room
(Simultaneous Translation Available)

8.00 – 9:00 Continental Breakfast

9.00 – 9:30 Keynote Presentation
Sara Topelson
Founding Partner, Grinberg & Topelson Arquitectos. Mexico

9:30 – 10:30 Architecture for A New World… in The New World

Moderator:
Arturo PerezRivera
Partner, Mayer Hasbani. Mexico

Panelists:
Juan Carlos Baumgartner
Director, Space. Mexico
Jean Michel Colonnier
Director, Colonnier Arquitectos. Mexico
Jay Longo
President and Senior Partner, Forum Studio.USA
Emily L. drake
Associate Principal, Callison. USA

10:30 – 11.00 Networking & Coffee Break

11.00 – 12.00 Structuring Challenges and Opportunities

Moderator:
Aida Witt
Director de Desarrollo de Negocios. Concord Servicing. USA

Panelists:
Rodrigo Conesa
Partner, Ritch Mueller. Mexico
Hans Goebel
Partner, Nader, Hayaux y Goebel. Mexico
Carlos Ibarra
Founding Partner, Ibarra del Paso, Gallego y Berezowsky. Mexico
Juan Pablo Arroyuelo
CEO, Fidelity National Title de Mexico. Mexico

12.00 – 13.00 New Capital Flows and New Capital Risks in Latin America

Moderator:
Tim Gifford
Senior Vice President, CBRE. USA

Panelists:
Onay Payne
Director, Clarion Partners. USA
Carlos Rosso
Vice President, Related Miami. Argentina
Alfonso Munk
Managing Director, CEO Americas, Prudential Real Estate Investors. USA
Miguel Torres
Director General, GE Capital Real Estate. Mexico

13.00 – 13.15 Closing Remarks: ULI A New Wave and A New Direction
Sara Topelson
Founding Partner, Greenberg & Topelson Arquitectos. Mexico

13.30 Lunch by The Beach / Eden Roc Hotel