September 7 – 10, 2021 | The Venetian, Las Vegas

AnySizeDeals Week Schedule

Arrive on Monday

Arrive Monday, so you can get up early on Tuesday and attend all the deep dives, panel discussions, workshops and opening reception.

Leave Friday Afternoon

Make sure to be on there on Friday for the Announcement of the Winner of the ASDCup!
Tue – Sept 7, 2021

ASDSummit

Opportunity Zones + State of the Market
  • Agenda
Agenda

Topics Overview: Design, Financings, State of the Market, Amenity trends, Tech adoption, Public sector response (what is working, what would you like to see more of).

7:30am – 5:00pm – REGISTRATION & BADGE Pickup


8:00am – 9:00am : Breakfast & Networking


General Session – 9:00am – 9:40am

Topic: What Now?  The outlook for the National multifamily market.

  • What parts of the country are more appealing, how are costs affected?
  • How is unemployment affecting vacancies?
  • Are you moving forward with projects under construction?
  • Breaking ground? Is anything trading?
  • Construction delay? Projects stalled?

Speakers:

Daryl J. Carter, CEO – Avanath Capital Mgmt, Swapnil Agarwal – Managing Principal, Nitya Capital


General Session – 9:40am – 10:20am

Topic: Opportunity Zone Updates (Opportunity Zone Panel 1)

  • What’s the YTD Opportunity Zones.
  • What’s the outlook going into 2021?
  • Why hasn’t there been more activity as anticipated?
  • Are the right communities benefitting from the program?
  • What should the public sector be doing different?

Speakers:

Bo Kemp, Senior Director – Faegre, Denise Leggett, Reg. Adm- Reg IV – HUD, Martin Muoto – Managing Principal, SoLa Impact Fund


10:30am – 11:00am – Break


General Session: 11:00am – 11:40am

Topic: Design trends in Multifamily

  • How is Covid-19 impacting what’s being built,
  • How are multifamily owners adjusting to a covid 19 world reality?
  • With the increase in WFH, how are MF owners adjusting their design space and amenities?
  • What are optimal design layouts for WFM residents?
  • What are the biggest concerns from residents?
  • how are multifamily owners rethinking design of existing space, what solutions are being implemented?
  • What are the most in demand amenities in the multifamily space?
  • How is Covid 19 impacting how multifamily owners approach design?
  • How is co-living impacted the traditional multifamily space?

Speakers: TBD


12pm – 1pm – Lunch Break


General Session – 1:00pm – 1:40pm

Topic: Innovation in Multifamily (Tech Panel 1)

  • Has Covid accelerated the adoption of tech by Multifamily players?
  • What’s are some of the tools and gadgets that the sector is adopting to keep residents safes.

Speakers:

Paul Worcester,  CEO & Co-founder – Simplifyy,


General Session – 1:40pm – 2:20pm

Topic:  Capital Markets 

  • How are Deal terms affected by the pandemic, how are lenders underwriting deals in COVID-19 world?
  • What type of deals are out of favor? Which are in vogue? How are loan covenants different?
  • Is there a strong demand for distressed assets? Are buyers and sellers on the same page when it comes to price?

Speakers:


2:20pm – 2:50pm – Break


General Session – 2:50pm – 3:30pm 

Topic:  What now? Operational Challenges in  a Covid 19 environment.

  • As moratoriums in evictions are lifted, with rent relief still not in sights and unemployment benefits ending for some.
  • As vacancies increase, what are landlords and operators doing to cope?  Covid and rents

Speakers:

Joseph Bramante, CEO & Co-Founder – TriArc Real  Estate Partners, Ivan Christman, President – Quest Management Group, More Speakers TBA.


General Session: 3:40pm – 4:10pm

Topic: Opportunity Zone Panel 2

Speakers: 

Jill Homan, President – Javelin 19 Investments, Peter Ciganik, Managing Director – GTIS Partners, More Speakers TBA.


General Session – 4:10pm – 5:00pm

Topic: Multifamily in Tech Panel 2 – Rent Tech

Speakers: 


5:15pm – 7:00pm – Opening Reception by the pool.


Wed – Sept 8, 2021

ASDinnovate

Future of Work, PropTech
  • Agenda
Agenda

Topics Overview: Design, Financings, State of the Market, Amenity trends, Tech adoption, Public sector response (what is working, what would you like to see more of).

7:30am – 5:00pm – REGISTRATION & BADGE Pickup


8:00am – 9:00am : Breakfast & Networking


General Session – 9:00am – 9:40am

Topic – Status Update – Office Market

  • How are leasing fundamentals? Is anyone still signing major leases?
  • What’s the funding landscape for new construction and acquisitions?
  • Is everyone going the flex space route?
  • How do you deal with tenants & flex space operators walking away from lease obligations?
  • When do you anticipate a full recovery? What does a full recovery look like?

Speakers:


General Session: 9:40am – 10:20am

Topic – Tech Adoption in the Office sector

  • What tech tools are  building owners/operators adopting to provide safety measures to tenants and encourage employees to return to the office?
  • Which of the these tech tools strike the right balance of security, health and privacy for employees & tenants?
  • What are some of the flaws that Covid-19 revealed in our office/buildings systems and how can we improve on it?
  • Which tech tools are considered hype and which ones are essential for running an office building in a pandemic stricken world.

Speakers:


Networking Break – 10:30am – 11:00am 


ASDCup  Startup Competition – 11:00am – 11:40am 

Topic: Semi-Finalist Startup Pitches

Teams:

4 teams


12pm – 1pm – Lunch Break


General Session – 1:00pm – 1:40pm

Topic – Diversity & Inclusion beyond the Headlines 

  • In the wake of the social unrest that gripped the country, companies have all come out with statements on diversity and inclusion,
  • What type of actions are needed to show that this time will be different?
  • What are actionable items that companies are doing or should be doing to ensure they attract and retain diverse talent?

Speakers:

TBA.


General Session: 1:40pm – 2:20pm

Topic – Rethinking the office culture & where we do “work”. (WFH, Remote, in office or all of the above)

  • Remote or Not? 
  • How do employers decide what type of work gets done where?
  • What’s the right balance of work from home vs in the office?
  • What are the tools required to ensure an optimal remote work performance?
  • How does the remote work trend affect office leasing & demand?
  • Is remote work a temporary trend or major shift in our office culture? 

Speakers:

Frank Cottle – Founder, Alliance Virtual Offices


Networking Break – 2:20pm – 2:50pm


General Session – 2:50pm – 3:30pm

Topic – Designing the New Workplace

  • What are the employee, occupant and corporate expectations of the office space in this new normal?
  • What’s needed to bring employees back to the office?
  • From Pods, to partitions & private spaces, what are the essential amenities & features that are required for an office space in pandemic sensitive world.
  • Do you need more space or less space?

Speakers:


General Session – 3:30pm – 4:10pm

Topic – The Evolution of PropTech 

  • How trends in tech & innovation have changed over time in the real estate space and what the next version of innovation is.
  • How are companies building products with the end user in mind?
  • What meets the end user demands,
  • How has the commercial real estate space has adopted technology and what’s next?
  • How has Covid 19 accelerated the adoption of tech and what’s the next step in the evolution?

Speakers: 


General Session – 4:10pm – 4:50pm

Topic – M&A in the PropTech space

The evolution of the space, the challenges of the market, excess capital and a variety are pushing the industry towards consolidation. What’s does the M&A landscape look like for the next 12/24 months?

Speakers: 



Thu – Sept 9, 2021

ASDToken

Blockchain + Crypto + Real Estate
  • Agenda
Agenda

General Session – 9:00am – 9:40am

Topic – Innovation in Real Estate Finance.

Discussion with leading FinTech & PropTech firms disrupting the real estate finance sector

Speakers: TBD


General Session – 9:50am – 10:30am

Topic – Blockchain & Real Estate 

Speakers: TBD


General Session – 10:30am – 11:00am

Topic – State of Capital Markets (real estate sector)

Speakers: TBD


Networking Break – 11:00am – 11:30am


General Session – 11:30am – 12:00pm

Topic: Keynote

Speaker:

Tim Draper via livestream


Lunch Break – 12pm – 1pm


General Session – 1:00pm – 1:40pm

Topic: ASDCup Semi-Finalists Pitch

4 startups 


General Session – 1:50pm – 2:20pm

Topic – Social Impact Investing

Speakers: TBD


Networking Break – 2:20pm – 2:50pm


General Session – 2:50pm – 3:30pm

Topic: Venture Capital & PropTech

Speakers: TBD


General Session – 3:40pm – 4:10pm

Topic: State of M&A in PropTech

Speakers: TBD


General Session – 4:10pm – 5:00pm

Topic: Make a buck while saving the planet. Carbon investment strategy.

Speakers: TBD


Industry Night – 9:00pm – 12:00am

Invitation Only Party for AnySizeDeals Week Guests at Night Club

Fri – Sept 10, 2021

ASDAiRE

AI + Robotics + Real Estate
  • Agenda
Agenda

General Session – 9:00am – 9:40am

Topic: AI and the workplace 

Speakers:


General Session – 9:50am – 10:30am

Topic: Robotics in a Covid world

Speakers: 

11:00am – 11:30am – break
11:30am – 12:00pm – ASDCup Winner announced


General Session – 10:30am – 11:00am

Topic  – ASDCup Finals

Speakers: The top teams for chance to be crowned ASD Champion.


Networking Break – 11:00am – 11:30am


ASDCup Champion is crowned – 11:30am – 12:00pm



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