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Coronavirus Update: June 25, 2020
Realcomm | IBcon

We have been working diligently to assess the current COVID-19 situation and to finalize arrangements for an in-person conference this Fall. Future details will be posted on our website shortly. Please check back for updates.
The Smart, Connected, High Performance
Intelligent Buildings Conference

Tuesday, September 1

Kick-off this year's conference by attending one of our pre-conference events. These unique educational experiences provide comprehensive content on technology, innovation and automation and are designed based on the attendee's role within the Commercial, Corporate, Government and Institutional Real Estate industry.

The various pre-conference events will provide networking and learning opportunities for everyone in your organization: IT, FM, PM, Energy, Innovation, Marketing, Sustainability, Operations and Finance. Maximize the value of our pre-conference sessions by bringing your team!

Advance reservations are required for all pre-conference events. You must be a registered attendee of Realcomm or IBcon to attend.

CRE Cybersecurity Forum

September 1 | 8:00 am - 11:45 am | Miami Beach Convention Center

Cybersecurity as it impacts the built environment is one of the most serious concerns for building owners and operators. The ever-increasing number of managed and unmanaged entry points to building data and operational systems present unique challenges associated with securing smart buildings and facilities. With real estate owners and operators responsible for hundreds, if not thousands of building occupants, cybersecurity threats that have the potential to compromise building systems must be addressed by the entire industry supply chain. The CRE Cybersecurity Forum will assess cybersecurity best practices for the built environment and bring together industry thought leaders to address the most high-impact cyber threats for building infrastructures. Much of the content for this event will be developed by the ongoing work of the Real Estate Cyber Consortium (RECC). More Info

IB Boot Camp

September 1 | 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Miami Beach Convention Center

Creating a unified, fully integrated smart building strategy can be a daunting task. In addition to the physical infrastructure of the building, an information infrastructure that can access and interpret data from the different systems is necessary to optimize building operations and enhance occupant experiences. The IB Boot Camp provides attendees accelerated learning with a step-by-step guide on defining smart building attributes and developing a comprehensive strategy, from assembling a smart building team to integrating advanced technologies and establishing cyber guidelines. This is a must attend event for anyone considering designing, developing and/or operating a smart building. More Info

Smart Building Integrator Summit (SBIS)

September 1 | 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Miami Beach Convention Center

To begin automating a building, all roads lead to a master systems integrator. In most cases, the integrator takes the landlord’s vision and aligns industry solutions on all system levels with the goals and objectives of the client. As technology is evolving at accelerated rates and buildings become increasingly complex, an in-depth knowledge of integrated building systems is required to meet the needs of today’s open architected, interoperable, integrated, IP-centric intelligent buildings, portfolios, campuses and cities. SBIS is a great opportunity to network with industry peers and acquire the tools to expand on traditional integrator services. More Info

Higher Education Smart Campus Summit

September 1 | 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Miami Beach Convention Center

Universities and college campuses are effectively small cities, and technology is having a significant impact on their design and operations. Smart classrooms, campus infrastructure networks, next generation wireless, campus apps, new energy technologies, robots and drones are just some of the concepts changing the face of educational institutions. The fifth annual Higher Education – Smart Campus Summit is a must attend pre-conference event for building automation, facility management and IT specialists from colleges and campuses. It represents a great networking opportunity and provides attendees with insight on topics such as building analytics, IoT management, cybersecurity, and many more. Thought leaders will share insights on developing the campus of the future and discuss the impact of technology and automation. This by-invitation event is only open to university professionals in Real Estate, Facilities, Energy and Sustainability. More Info

CIO Roundtable

September 1 | 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Miami Beach Convention Center

The Realcomm CIO Roundtable is an unrivaled learning experience for the best and brightest CIOs in the Commercial Real Estate industry. Dissecting challenges and opportunities for real estate technology strategies among industry peers, the Roundtable provides attendees with the tools to become cross-functional change managers, guiding business strategy and driving innovation within their organizations. This highly focused event addresses issues related to technology implementation in an era of ongoing disruption, overcoming cultural resistance to change and elevating digital dexterity across the organization. With content developed by leading edge senior IT leaders, the Roundtable provides an opportunity to reset the benchmarks for IT related issues to keep it current and mitigate risk and accelerate adoption. The CIO Roundtable is a by-invitation only event. More Info

CEO|COO|CFO Innovation Summit

September 1 | 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Miami Beach Convention Center

In an environment characterized by continuous change and continual influx of new technologies, innovation becomes an integral part of the strategic-management agenda of C-suite executives. The CEO|COO|CFO Innovation Summit is an opportunity for industry business leaders to gather with peers to network and exchange information on leveraging technology to drive innovation, enhancing experiences and elevating their portfolio. Domain experts will share insights on digital transformation, change management, intelligent building technologies, innovation strategies and more. The Summit is open to Commercial Real Estate CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CAOs or other executive leaders in operations, administration or finance. More Info

Property Manager Technology & Innovation Forum

September 1 | 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Miami Beach Convention Center

Traditional property management tasks are increasingly impacted by technology and innovation. Building communications infrastructure, smart building and IoT technologies, occupant experience platforms, AI, 3D visualization, immersive signage, co-working, lease process automation, autonomous vehicles and blockchain are just some of the technologies poised to change property management forever. IREM, BOMA, NAA and Realcomm have collectively developed this cutting-edge, relevant and timely Forum to provide curated guidance on the impact of technologies and digital transformation. Property managers wanting to take their technology skills to the next level will not want to miss this event. More Info