COLLABNET RECAP

The US Infrastructure Marketplace:

New Projects and Financing Solutions

OCTOBER 3, 2017

“The U.S. Infrastructure Marketplace,” featured a keynote speech by James Patchett, the president & CEO of New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), and two panel discussions. The sponsors were Morgan Stanley (the host), NYCEDC, WSP, EisnerAmper, FXFOWLE, Molod Spitz & DeSantis P.C., Real Estate Weekly and CollabNet.

Event Excerpts

Related Information:

NYCEDC

LinkNYC

Hudson Yards

Pier 40

Keynote: James Patchett, President and CEO of NYEDC, delivers a thoughtful Keynote Address at the US Infrastructure Marketplace event. Mr. Patchett discusses Innovative Partnerships and focuses on LinkNYC, Hudson Yard and Pier 40. 

Finance Brief Panel: James Patchett, President and CEO of NYEDC, delivers a thoughtful Keynote Address at the US Infrastructure Marketplace event. Mr. Patchett discusses Innovative Partnerships and focuses on LinkNYC, Hudson Yard and Pier 40. 

Press Coverage 

 

Real Estate Weekly- October 20, 2017

Experts offer fund facts that can keep NYC moving

By Rachel Antman

People often ask industry leaders: “What keeps you up at night?” The answer from those in real estate may very well be “infrastructure.”

Daniel Rose, chairman of Rose Associates, Inc., has decried the “pot-holed roadways, structurally unsound bridges and over-crowded air flights,” that are “facts of life throughout the United States today.”

And during a CollabNet event last month, RXR EVP Seth Pinsky stressed the dangers that crumbling infrastructure poses to New York City’s otherwise bright future.

It was not surprising, therefore, that CollabNet’s subsequent event, “The U.S. Infrastructure Marketplace,” attracted a capacity crowd of real estate executives (including Mr. Rose).

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As follow-up to the event, here is background and contact information on the event presenters.

James Patchett, President & CEO

NYCEDC

Adi J. Blum, Managing Director

BlackRock Real Assets

J. Todd Morley, Founder & Chairman

G2 Investment Group

Eleni D. Janis, Vice President

NYCEDC (Moderator)

Dan Kaplan, Senior Partner

FXFOWLE

Daniel Smith, Senior Designer

WSP

Harry Dublinsky, Managing Director

Eisner Amper

Todd Shaw, First Vice President

Morgan Stanley

Mark Pearlman, Co-Founder

CollabNet

For more information, please contact

Eleni Janis, Vice President, NYCEDC

Mark Pearlman, Founder, CollabNet