Agenda – 2018 Global Luxury Summit and North America-China Real Estate Summit

8:30 AM – 8:40 AMWelcome Adress
Tina Mak, ACRES Co-Chair
Randy Char, AREAA National President

Mission of China's Housing Development
Feng Ju, Vice-President CREA
Le Pavillion I & II
8:40 AM - 9:10 AMDemographics and Taxation Impact on North America Real Estate
Steve Ni
Richard Bell
Arbutus Room
9:10 AM - 9:45 AMGreening the Human Experience Now
Nellie Cheng - Managing Director GBCI Canada

To Lead the Innovative Development of Green Building with Prefabricated Building
Zhang Wenling, Chief Engineer of Tianjin House Construction Development Group Co., Ltd.
9:45 AM – 10:40 AMA Smart City with Resilient, Sustainable and Digitally-Monitored Infrastructure
Nemy Banthia – University of British Columbia

Rental Housing in Vancouver: Looking Back, Looking Forward
Michael Geller, President, The Geller Group

Construction of Green and Sustainable "Century Housing" in China
Liu Dongwei, Chief Architect of China Institute of Building Standard Design & Research
10:40 AM – 11:35 AMThe Great Debate – Seattle vs Vancouver vs Toronto
Dean Jones – Realogic – Sotheby’s Interational Realty
Janet Minard – AREAA Toronto President
Phil Moore – President Elect Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver
11:35 AM - 11:45 AMMorning Closing Remarks
Tony Joe
Tina Mak
12:00 PM - 1:15 PMLunch and Installation Sponsored by RE/MAX Western Canada
Government intervention and subsequent effects on Luxury properties in Vancouver
Roy Anderson, Executive Director RE/MAX Western Canada
Elizabeth McQueen, RE/MAX Crest Vancouver
Le Pavillion I & II
1:30 PM - 2:15 PMHow Technology is Shaping the Future of Real Estate Development & Acquisition
Ryan Lalonde, MLA Canada
Arbutus Room
2:20 PM - 2:50 PMStreamlining the Development Process Through Technology
Chris Troke, Envision
Oak Room
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMArtificial Intelligence and its Impact on the Real Estate Business
Stephen Jagger, Instant Messaging Real Estate Corp
3:30 PM - CloseSustainable Vancouver!
Michael Geller, The Geller Group
Thank you to our lunch sponsor RE/MAX of Western Canada

Thank you to our lunch sponsor RE/MAX of Western Canada