Fall 2020 Student Events

Events will be advertised by email. For more information, please contact us.


Date Time Event Speaker(s)
9/9/2020 5:45-7:00pm MBA Real Estate Program Open House

Professor Chris Mayer
Leanne Lachman
Jessica Rosner ’21
Lisa Weingarten ’21
Moderated by Kristin Svenningsen, Managing Director, Paul Milstein Center for Real Estate

9/11/2020 12:30-1:30pm Careers in Real Estate Workshop 1: Welcome to a Career in Real Estate Leanne Lachman
9/18/2020 12:30-1:45pm Panel: Housing, Equality and Opportunity Alanna McCargo, VP, Housing Finance Policy Center, Urban Institute
Martin Muoto, Founder, Managing Partner, SoLa Impact
Lisa Rice, President, CEO, National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA)
Moderated by Professor Chris Mayer
9/23/2020 12:30-1:30pm Distinguished Speaker Series Rachel Loeb, COO, NYCEDC
Moderated by Rachel Diller ’99
To be announced 7:30-8:30am Virtual Alumni Coffee Chat Uchenna Akujuo ’13, Simon Property Group


date time event speaker(s)
10/2/2020 12:30-1:45pm Panel: Impact of COVID-19 on Office, Retail, and Multifamily Real Estate Moderated by Adjunct Professor Ross Smotrich ’83
10/8/2020 12:30-1:30pm Distinguished Speaker Series Neville Rhone Jr. ’00, Managing Partner, Arc Capital Partners
10/9/2020 9:00am-5:00pm REA Instructor-Led Argus Training n/a
10/14/2020 12:30-1:30pm Student/Faculty "Lunch & Learn" Adjunct Professor Andrew Jacobs ’96
10/16/2020 12:30-1:30pm Careers in Real Estate Workshop 3: Real Estate Investment Banking & Capital Markets

Donovan Campbell '05, RBC Capital Markets
Cheryl Kong '16, Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investment Banking
Jared Nutt '13, Citigroup

Moderated by J. Chua '21

10/30/2020 12:30-1:30pm Distinguished Speaker Series Blair Smith ’00, CIO, Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone


Date Time Event Speaker(s)
11/4/2020 12:30-1:30pm Panel: Real Estate Debt Moderated by Professor Brian Lancaster
11/6/2020 12:30-1:30pm Careers in Real Estate Workshop 4: Acquisitions/Investments

Josh Grossman '11, LEM
Eric Liang '17, Columbia Property Trust
Amy Piccinch '18, Turnbridge Equities
Garnett Veney '19, Castle Hill Investors

Moderated by Becca Bendetson '21

11/10/2020 1:30-2:15pm Distinguished Speaker Series Tim Berry ’13, CEO, Pennybacker Capital
11/11/2020 7:30-8:30pm Virtual Alumni Coffee Chat Lyndsey Hankins '19
11/13/2020 12:30-1:20pm Careers in Real Estate Workhop 5: Investment Sales

Tricia Craig '19, Eastdil Secured
Jeff Organisciak '13, Eastil Secured
Joshua Schwalbe '05, Atlantic Creek Real Estate Partners

Moderated by Leanne Lachman

11/16/2020 12:30-1:30pm Distinguished Speaker Series Shankh Mitra ’09, Vice Chairman, CIO, Welltower
11/20/202 All day Coming to Terms: Negotiating JV’s Workshop with MIT, NYU, GSAPP For students in RE Transactions class
11/24/2020 7:30-8:30am Virtual Alumni Coffee Chat Brian Hinds ’17, Bridge Investment Group
To be announced All day Fall Employment "Trek" To be announced
To be announced To be announced REA Alumni Mentorship Kickoff Event To be announced


Date Time Event Speaker(s)
12/1/2020 12:30-1:30pm Distinguished Speaker Event: Ed Gormbley '09, Workforce Partners
12/2/2020 7:30-8:30am Virtual Alumni Coffee Chat Colin Rankowitz '16
12/4/2020 12:30-1:30pm Careers in Real Estate Workshop 5: REITs

Mike Flanagan '13, Ventas
Scott Henderson '06, Americold
Erik Steiner '13, UDR

Moderated by Mac Stormont '21

12/8/2020 To be announced Real Estate Symposium To be announced