Los Angeles – October 23, 2012 – CBRE Group, Inc. will again join other leading Fortune 500 corporations and public institutions at the third annual technology conference for the corporate real estate industry – CoRE Tech 2012. This networking and educational event for corporate and institutional real estate practitioners will be held at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in Chicago, IL on November 13 and 14. The event is produced by Realcomm, a worldwide research and event company focusing on the intersection of technology, innovation and real estate operations.
With its theme "FAST FORWARD >> Transforming Corporate Real Estate Operations Through Technology, Automation & Innovation," CoRE Tech 2012 will focus on recent innovations in a number of technology areas that have spurred a fundamental shift in the way corporate real estate portfolios are operated.
“We are delighted to again have the support of forward-thinking, global corporate real estate executives from major corporations such as CBRE, Microsoft, Bank of America, GSA, IBM, Shell, Walmart, Zurich Insurance Group, and many others,” said Jim Young, CEO of Realcomm. “As technology continues to significantly redefine the industry, CoRE Tech is the only conference that provides critical and on target information to assist with the transformation of the way this industry will operate in the years to come.”
The education program will feature sessions on topics including the following: The Big Picture – Defining Technology’s Role in Creating a Comprehensive Strategy for Corporate Real Estate; Innovation Showcase – Top Corporate Real Estate Technologies for 2012; Organization Convergence – Are All Corporate Real Estate Stakeholders Communicating About Technology, Automation and Workflow Integration? The Integrated Enterprise – Creating a Comprehensive, Consolidated Information Platform for Managing and Operating Corporate Real Estate;
Smart Buildings / Smart Campuses – Technology’s Radical Impact on How Corporate America Will Monitor and Manage Real Estate; and Data Analytics and 3D Visualization – Communicating in a Way Everyone Will Understand.
“We are pleased to once again participate in this meaningful dialogue with our industry colleagues, who are indeed early adopters and are routinely uncovering the true value and impact of technology on the integration of corporate real estate and shared services functions,” said Don Goldstein, global CIO of CBRE.
Mr. Goldstein is a conference advisor and will be speaking at the event, along with Xavier Menendez, senior managing director of Global Corporate Services.
For more information or to register, visit www.realcomm.com/coretech-2012
About CBRE Group, Inc.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services firm (in terms of 2011 revenue). The Company has approximately 34,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 300 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit our Web site at www.cbre.com