2018 has been an extraordinary year for commercial real estate technology. An unprecedented level of venture capital has poured into the industry, and new innovations are constantly emerging. As a result, the commercial real estate events and conferences of 2018 have been some of the most exciting yet. Industry giants and newcomers alike have come together to network, explore new technology, and drive the industry forward with a vibrant exchange of ideas.
And 2018 isn’t over yet. The final three months are packed with some of the largest, most prestigious events of the year. There are plenty to choose from, but here are the essentials:
- SF CRE Tech Summit — October 18, 2018 | San Francisco
The SF CRE Tech Summit hosted by Bisnow will focus on disruptive technologies, from AI and blockchain to IoT and deal management technology. Hear from an all-star team of panelists, startup founders, and investors to learn about the most innovative technology and how it’s shaping the face of the built world.
- RealShare Apartments — October 29-30 | Los Angeles
The RealShare Apartments conference in late October is widely considered the multifamily event of the year. Thousands of the industry’s top owners, investors, developers, brokers, and financiers will converge to discuss the hottest topics in the multifamily industry. More than 70 speakers — including Dealpath’s very own Mike Sroka — will share their insights and expertise.
- NYC Real Estate Tech Week 2018 — November 5-11 | New York City
In early November, over 5,000 industry leaders and 200 of the most innovative startups will gather in New York for one of the premier commercial real estate events of 2018. Spread out across the city, the NYC Real Estate Tech Week will host 12 separate events, including the flagship event — the much-anticipated MIPIM PropTech Summit hosted by MetaProp NYC.
- PERE America — November 7-8 | New York City
PERE America is returning for its 13th year, this time at Hudson Yards, the largest private development in US history. The conference is attended by the most elite players in private real estate, including 300 of the top institutional investors and fund managers in the country. If you’re in private real estate, you won’t find a better networking opportunity than this.
- REITworld 2018 Annual Conference — November 7-9 | San Francisco
The 2018 version of REIT World promises to be the perfect blend of private meetings, educational sessions, and networking opportunities. The event — brought to you by Nareit — will help you forge new business relationships, engage in thought-provoking conversations with industry leaders, and gain the latest insights and market intelligence.
- ICSC New York Deal Making 2018 — December 4-6 | New York City
The New York Deal Making event is a prime opportunity for networking with industry peers and learning about key trends in the real estate technology sector. The 3-day conference will bring together 10,000 retail experts to discuss the state of the industry engage in dynamic deal-making.
- CREtech Venture Conference NYC — December 6 | New York City
The largest gathering of commercial real estate tech investors will take place this December. Hosted by CREtech, the event will feature over 700 thought leaders and leading venture capitalists, as well as founders from some of the most revolutionary companies the real estate technology industry.
When it comes to commercial real estate events, these are the crème de la crème. They’ll equip you with the knowledge and the connections you need to succeed in today’s competitive real estate market. You won’t want to miss them.