JUNE 6 - 7, 2018 | THE COSMOPOLITAN OF LAS VEGAS
Pre-Con Events: June 5 | Innovation Tech Tours: June 8

Early bird rates expire 5/1/2018


The smart connected high performance Intelligent Buildings conference

Program Speakers

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Joseph Aamidor Aamidor Consulting
Joseph Aamidor Managing Director
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Joseph Aamidor
Managing Director
Aamidor Consulting

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Stephen Adams Cushman & Wakefield
Stephen Adams General Manager Stephen Adams had over twenty years’ experience in the management of A Class office buildings and Regional Shopping Centers. Currently he is overseein
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Stephen Adams
General Manager
Cushman & Wakefield

Stephen Adams had over twenty years’ experience in the management of A Class office buildings and Regional Shopping Centers. Currently he is overseeing the migration of a 500,000-sf office complex in downtown Toronto from a multi-tenant format to a single user headquarters. A key component of this program is the introduction of an integrated Smart Building environment. The key outcome is for integrated base building systems and data analytics driving tenant comfort efficiency and reducing operational risk.

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Will Agate Philadelphia Industrial Development Corp. (PIDC)
Will Agate SVP, Navy Yard Mgmt. & Dev. Will Agate is the SVP, Navy Yard Management and Development, for PIDC, Philadelphia's citywide economic development corporation. The Navy Yard, a form
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Will Agate
SVP, Navy Yard Mgmt. & Dev.
Philadelphia Industrial Development Corp. (PIDC)

Will Agate is the SVP, Navy Yard Management and Development, for PIDC, Philadelphia's citywide economic development corporation. The Navy Yard, a former naval base, is now a thriving 1,200-acre business campus. Will leads the PIDC team that is implementing the overall development of The Navy Yard, including a comprehensive Energy Master Plan concentrated on its unregulated electric grid. The plan includes the integration of various smart grid and distributive generation technologies around sustainable business models.

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Joseph Allen Harvard Center for Health and the Global Environment
Joseph Allen Director, Healthy Buildings Program
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Joseph Allen
Director, Healthy Buildings Program
Harvard Center for Health and the Global Environment

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Peter Asmus Navigant
Peter Asmus Principal Research Analyst Peter Asmus is a principal research analyst contributing to Navigant Research’s Energy Technologies program, with a focus on emerging energy distribut
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Peter Asmus
Principal Research Analyst
Navigant

Peter Asmus is a principal research analyst contributing to Navigant Research’s Energy Technologies program, with a focus on emerging energy distribution networks models such as nanogrids, microgrids, and virtual power plants. His expertise also includes wind energy, marine hydrokinetic technologies and renewables generally. Asmus has over 28 years of experience in energy and environmental markets as an analyst, writer, book author and consultant.

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David Bianciardi AV&C
David Bianciardi
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David Bianciardi
AV&C

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Rachel Casanova Balansett
Rachel Casanova Founder
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Rachel Casanova
Founder
Balansett

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David Charney Stealth Monitoring
David Charney Global COO
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David Charney
Global COO
Stealth Monitoring

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Brian Dauskurdas Force Partners
Brian Dauskurdas Principal
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Brian Dauskurdas
Principal
Force Partners

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Maureen Ehrenberg JLL
Maureen Ehrenberg President, Global Integrated Facilities Management Maureen Ehrenberg currently serves as Executive Managing Director of Integrated Facilities Management (IFM), Corporate Solutions for the Americas and
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Maureen Ehrenberg
President, Global Integrated Facilities Management
JLL

Maureen Ehrenberg currently serves as Executive Managing Director of Integrated Facilities Management (IFM), Corporate Solutions for the Americas and Chair of its IFM Global Specialty Board. She is an internationally recognized expert in the facility management field,and provides strategic direction and expertise to a team of 8,000 who currently manage more than 760 million square feet of property in the Americas and provides leadership to the members of JLL’s Global IFM Board.

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Kathy Farrington Google
Kathy Farrington Technical Program Manager
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Kathy Farrington
Technical Program Manager
Google

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Chris Fine Aruba Networks
Chris Fine
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Chris Fine
Aruba Networks

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David Fox American Tower
David Fox Director, Business Development
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David Fox
Director, Business Development
American Tower

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Mark Hansen DEXUS
Mark Hansen CIO
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Mark Hansen
CIO
DEXUS

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John Hess Las Vegas Sands Corp.
John Hess Exec. Director of Engineering John Hess is Executive Director of Engineering for Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVSC). He is involved in specifying engineering design and optimization of b
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John Hess
Exec. Director of Engineering
Las Vegas Sands Corp.

John Hess is Executive Director of Engineering for Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVSC). He is involved in specifying engineering design and optimization of building infrastructure of LVSC’s over 50 million SF of integrated resorts worldwide. A particular focus is high performance DDC control systems to minimize utility consumption and cost, achieve aggressive sustainability performance targets, maximize occupant comfort and minimize maintenance burden on facilities’ technicians.

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Jason Houck Hepta Control Systems
Jason Houck CIO Jason Houck has over fourteen years of experience implementing and servicing Building Automation and Security Systems. His responsibilities include pr
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Jason Houck
CIO
Hepta Control Systems

Jason Houck has over fourteen years of experience implementing and servicing Building Automation and Security Systems. His responsibilities include project management, programming, network design, and verification of building systems for both retrofit and new construction projects. This includes system design, operating improvements, and system integration by utilizing application specific technology. His system experience combined and building knowledge is a championship combination in today's smart building industry. Jason also has an extensive IT background which allows him to fully appreciate the importance of a properly designed network. He has the unique ability to take all of his system, building and IT knowledge and effectively communicate any potential issues, favorable solutions, or operating recommendations to any member of the task regardless of their industry background. This effective communication allows him to bridge the communication gap between members within IT, Project Management, Financial, Maintenance and Service.

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David Kaneda Integral Group
David Kaneda Managing Principal David Kaneda has been designing buildings in North America and Europe for over three decades. His breakthough IDeAs Z Squared building was the first n
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David Kaneda
Managing Principal
Integral Group
LinkedIn

David Kaneda has been designing buildings in North America and Europe for over three decades. His breakthough IDeAs Z Squared building was the first net zero energy commercial office in the United States and he has led the electrical design for dozens of Net Zero Energy, LEED Platinum, AIA COTE Top 10, and Well Certified buildings. He is a Professional Engineer, a Fellow in the AIA and a LEED Fellow.

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Lachlan MacQuarrie Oxford Properties Group
Lachlan MacQuarrie VP, Real Estate Management Lachlan MacQuarrie oversees the service side of Oxford’s operations platform across 5 asset classes in Canada including Smart & Connected, and Cyber S
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Lachlan MacQuarrie
VP, Real Estate Management
Oxford Properties Group
LinkedIn

Lachlan MacQuarrie oversees the service side of Oxford’s operations platform across 5 asset classes in Canada including Smart & Connected, and Cyber Security. He has more than 20 years of experience in the real estate industry, primarily in Asset / Operations Mgmt, Development and Investments.

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Zorba Manolopoulos Microsoft
Zorba Manolopoulos Global IoT Program Manager Focused on providing IoT solutions in the areas of Space Utilization, Facilities Operations, Utilities Management and Occupant Experience.
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Zorba Manolopoulos
Global IoT Program Manager
Microsoft
LinkedIn

Focused on providing IoT solutions in the areas of Space Utilization, Facilities Operations, Utilities Management and Occupant Experience.

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Ted Maulucci SmartONE Solutions
Ted Maulucci President Ted Maulucci is the President of SmartONE Solutions, a company committed to advancing the digital living experience in communities. He assumed the rol
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Ted Maulucci
President
SmartONE Solutions
LinkedIn

Ted Maulucci is the President of SmartONE Solutions, a company committed to advancing the digital living experience in communities. He assumed the role of President at SmartONE after a 26 year career as the Chief Information Officer of a leading Toronto based multi-family real estate developer. He was recognized as the Private Sector Canadian CIO of the Year in 2016 for his achievements in connected buildings.

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Justin Mills Vicinity Centres
Justin Mills Executive General Manager, Shopping Centres
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Justin Mills
Executive General Manager, Shopping Centres
Vicinity Centres

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Ben Myers Boston Properties
Ben Myers Director, Sustainability
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Ben Myers
Director, Sustainability
Boston Properties

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Alan Ni Aruba
Alan Ni Director of Vertical Marketing Alan Ni is the Director of Vertical Marketing for Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company. With over 15 years of technology and financial expertis
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Alan Ni
Director of Vertical Marketing
Aruba

Alan Ni is the Director of Vertical Marketing for Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company. With over 15 years of technology and financial expertise with mobile computing, Alan is responsible for overseeing Aruba’s vertical go-to-market messaging and sales enablement efforts across key industries including education, healthcare, finance, retail and general enterprise. He joined Aruba in 2014 from Goldman Sachs where he was Vice President of Technology Infrastructure for the firm’s mobile app development initiatives and worldwide mobility infrastructure.

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Clint Osteen Granite Properties
Clint Osteen Sr. Director, IT Clint Osteen is Sr. Director of IT and is responsible for directing Granite’s information services and telecommunications across the portfolio. Prior
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Clint Osteen
Sr. Director, IT
Granite Properties
LinkedIn

Clint Osteen is Sr. Director of IT and is responsible for directing Granite’s information services and telecommunications across the portfolio. Prior to joining Granite, Clint spent 10 years in consulting, providing commercial real estate companies technology and business improvement services.

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Joe Pattenaude Bedrock Detroit
Joe Pattenaude Director of Building Systems
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Joe Pattenaude
Director of Building Systems
Bedrock Detroit

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James Peterson Lend Lease
James Peterson Head of Asset Management & Operations
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James Peterson
Head of Asset Management & Operations
Lend Lease

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John Petze SkyFoundry
John Petze Principal John Petze is a partner and co-founder at SkyFoundry, the developers of SkySpark™, an analytics platform for building, energy and equipment data. John
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John Petze
Principal
SkyFoundry
LinkedIn

John Petze is a partner and co-founder at SkyFoundry, the developers of SkySpark™, an analytics platform for building, energy and equipment data. John has over 35 years of experience in building automation, energy management and M2M, having served in senior level positions for manufacturers of hardware and software products. At SkyFoundry he helps owners take advantage of advanced operational analytics to create truly intelligent and efficient buildings.

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Danny Rogers AVI-SPL
Danny Rogers VP Global Channels
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Danny Rogers
VP Global Channels
AVI-SPL

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Victor Sanchez LinkedIn
Victor Sanchez Head of Global Workplace Engineering As Head of Global Workplace Engineering, Victor Sanchez manages over 40+ LinkedIn facilities across the globe. He seamlessly blends design and operati
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Victor Sanchez
Head of Global Workplace Engineering
LinkedIn

As Head of Global Workplace Engineering, Victor Sanchez manages over 40+ LinkedIn facilities across the globe. He seamlessly blends design and operations of LinkedIn facilities via data-driven decisions across design pre-construction, construction, energy and facilities management. Victor is responsible for the engaging and high-performance workplace that supports the diverse and dynamic LinkedIn teams and culture.

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Pete Scarpelli Pegasus Capital Advisors
Pete Scarpelli Operating Advisor
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Pete Scarpelli
Operating Advisor
Pegasus Capital Advisors

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Andy Schonberger Intelligent Buildings
Andy Schonberger Director Client Services
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Andy Schonberger
Director Client Services
Intelligent Buildings

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Matthew Schwartz Altura Associates
Matthew Schwartz Mechanical Engineer Matthew is a mechanical engineer with diverse energy management experience encompassing new construction commissioning, energy modeling, retro-commiss
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Matthew Schwartz
Mechanical Engineer
Altura Associates

Matthew is a mechanical engineer with diverse energy management experience encompassing new construction commissioning, energy modeling, retro-commissioning, and energy auditing. He is skilled at achieving energy conservation through the use of innovative technologies in the built environment. He holds credentials as a registered Mechanical Engineer (California), Certified Energy Manager (CEM), and Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP). Matthew began his professional career as a project manager and design engineer at The K Company of Akron, Ohio, and then moved on to become a commissioning engineer at CTG Energetics. He is a Senior Associate at Altura.

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Marina Sofos U.S. Department of Energy
Marina Sofos
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Marina Sofos
U.S. Department of Energy

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Bob Sulentic CBRE
Bob Sulentic President & CEO Bob Sulentic has been President & CEO of CBRE Group since 2012. CBRE is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with
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Bob Sulentic
President & CEO
CBRE

Bob Sulentic has been President & CEO of CBRE Group since 2012. CBRE is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2017 revenues of $14.2 billion and more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices) serving clients in more than 100 countries. Prior to becoming CEO, Bob served as President of CBRE, with responsibility for all business segments. In addition, he served as the company's CFO in 2009, during the depth of the global financial crisis. Earlier, Bob served as Group President for CBRE’s EMEA, Asia Pacific, and Development Services businesses.

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Andrew Sutton Brown Rudnick
Andrew Sutton Commercial Real Estate /Cyber Attorney Andrew Sutton is a commercial real estate and cybersecurity senior associate attorney at Brown Rudnick LLP in Boston, Massachusetts. Andrew regularly
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Andrew Sutton
Commercial Real Estate /Cyber Attorney
Brown Rudnick

Andrew Sutton is a commercial real estate and cybersecurity senior associate attorney at Brown Rudnick LLP in Boston, Massachusetts. Andrew regularly advises commercial real estate clients on all manners of complex commercial real estate transactions, land use and property development, as well as matters involving cybersecurity, privacy, smart cities and other issues related to emerging technologies and commercial real estate.

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Casey Talon Navigant Research
Casey Talon Principal Research Analyst Casey Talon is a principal research analyst with Navigant Research, contributing to the Building Innovations program. With a background in economics,
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Casey Talon
Principal Research Analyst
Navigant Research

Casey Talon is a principal research analyst with Navigant Research, contributing to the Building Innovations program. With a background in economics, environmental science, and policy, she has deep experience as an analyst and consultant in the building technology sector. Prior to joining Navigant, Casey worked with both public and private sector clients as an analyst and consultant focused on energy efficiency, building technologies, sustainability and climate change.

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Brian Turner OTI / Operational Technology Integrators
Brian Turner President
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Brian Turner
President
OTI / Operational Technology Integrators

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Leroy Walden Highrose Consultants
Leroy Walden President
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Leroy Walden
President
Highrose Consultants

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Donald Walker Newcomb & Boyd
Donald Walker Partner
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Donald Walker
Partner
Newcomb & Boyd

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Jim Whalen Boston Properties
Jim Whalen SVP & CIO Jim Whalen serves as SVP and CIO responsible for the direction and implementation of technology and applications at Boston Properties, a fully integra
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Jim Whalen
SVP & CIO
Boston Properties
LinkedIn

Jim Whalen serves as SVP and CIO responsible for the direction and implementation of technology and applications at Boston Properties, a fully integrated real estate investment trust and one of the largest owners and developers of Class-A office properties in the United States. Over a 27 year IT career, Jim has supported real estate operations ranging from residential, construction, public housing, commercial office and retail.

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Damien Wu LinkREIT
Damien Wu CIO Damien Wu is CIO of Link Asset Management Limited, currently Asia’s largest REIT. He is responsible for the formulation and management of its informat
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Damien Wu
CIO
LinkREIT

Damien Wu is CIO of Link Asset Management Limited, currently Asia’s largest REIT. He is responsible for the formulation and management of its information technology strategy and functions. Damien has over 20 years of IT management, IT consulting and IT Startup experiences.

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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
Realcomm
LinkedIn

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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Terry Young KRP Properties
Terry Young Director of Property Management
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Terry Young
Director of Property Management
KRP Properties

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Ilan Zachar Carr Properties
Ilan Zachar CTO Ilan Zachar is currently Chief Technology Officer at Carr Properties, a privately held REIT known for its portfolio of trophy-quality properties in t
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Ilan Zachar
CTO
Carr Properties

Ilan Zachar is currently Chief Technology Officer at Carr Properties, a privately held REIT known for its portfolio of trophy-quality properties in the Washington D.C. In this role, Ilan leverages vision and foresight to cross-pollinate best practices, processes, systems and resources across corporate operations/affiliates. Under his leadership, this has resulted in improvements in bottom-line costs, top-line business growth/scalability, operational sustainability and high performance and overall, strengthening his company’s role as a market leader. For over 20 years, Ilan has been executive business leader and innovative technology strategist for multinational real-estate and property development companies worldwide.

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Cindy Zhu Department of Energy
Cindy Zhu Fellow
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Cindy Zhu
Fellow
Department of Energy