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Stuart Appley, Brian Oswald & Matt Toner of CBRE Discuss Smart Buildings, Occupant Experience & Beyond!

The Realcomm | IBcon Video Showcase is a monthly feature of carefully curated interviews selected from our Conference LIVE Video Library. It spotlights industry leaders discussing their perspectives and/or what their organizations are doing on a current topic or trend involving the intersection of Commercial and Corporate Real Estate, Technology, Automation and Innovation.

This month's Video Showcase features a joint interview with three industry leaders from CBRE: Stuart Appley, Managing Director, GWS Technology Solutions; Brian Oswald, Managing Director of CBRE | ESI and Matt Toner, Managing Director, Smart Buildings and IoT. Toner is responsible for developing and delivering a new generation of client solutions; Appley manages the Global Workplace Solution group that develops, drives and leads pilots on innovative digital projects across the organization; and Oswald leads the CBRE | ESI group that delivers building automation and managed services to improve building performance.

For the last 20 years, the industry has focused on automating building operations. Today, this has evolved to include the personalized tenant experience. This interview showcases CBRE’s journey to merge their operational and experiential smart building initiatives in order to transform the occupant experience. Watch the full interview:

This new digital occupant experience is one of the many topics that will be discussed at CoRE Tech 2018, which will be held on Nov. 14-16 in Silicon Valley. For more information, visit Program Details.

Realcomm Staff
Realcomm Conference Group LLC is the leading research and educational institution that produces annual conferences and expositions on technology, automated business solutions and intelligent buildings strategies for executives in commercial, corporate, government and institutional real estate. Realcomm was founded in 1999 with the goal of bringing industry leaders together each year to discuss, demonstrate and debate the latest innovations that impact the industry.

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CBRE, a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm based on 2017 revenue. It employs 80,000 people and serves real estate investors and occupiers through approximately 450 offices worldwide. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services. Please visit our website at

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Realcomm is pleased to present the CoRE Tech 2018 program! Nowhere in the world will you find a more forward-thinking and robust program that is focused on Corporate Real Estate and Facilities at the intersection of Technology, Automation and Innovation. We invite you to review the PROGRAM DETAILS and join us as we continue to better understand how technology is impacting our industry.

Join us at CoRE Tech 2018 on Nov. 14 – 16 in Silicon Valley to collaborate, learn and explore how Technology, Automation and Innovation are changing the way we operate and use Corporate Real Estate and Facilities. Early bird registration expiring Oct. 12, REGISTER NOW!


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Jim Young Realcomm
Jim Young Co-Founder & CEO Founder of Realcomm Conference Group, an education organization that produces Realcomm, IBcon and CoRE Tech, the world's leading conferences on techno
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Jim Young
Co-Founder & CEO

Founder of Realcomm Conference Group, an education organization that produces Realcomm, IBcon and CoRE Tech, the world's leading conferences on technology, automated business solutions, intelligent buildings and energy efficiency for the commercial and corporate real estate industry. As CEO, Jim interacts with some of the largest companies globally pertaining to some of the most advanced and progressive next generation real estate projects under development.

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Jeffrey Chulick EY
Jeffrey Chulick Global RE Technology & Innovation Leader Jeff Chulick is the Technology and Innovation Leader for EY Real Estate Services. He leads a global team of professionals focused on the identificatio
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Jeffrey Chulick
Global RE Technology & Innovation Leader

Jeff Chulick is the Technology and Innovation Leader for EY Real Estate Services. He leads a global team of professionals focused on the identification, innovation, design and realization of technology solutions that greatly enhance the workplace experience. His areas of focus include digital strategy, smart workplace, IoT, visual communications, workplace management, physical access and audio/visual technology. Jeff has over 20 years of enabling workplace strategies and delivering innovative solutions for EY and external clients across many different industries.