Seventh Annual South Florida Real Estate  Showcase + Forum

TRD’s signature South Florida event is back in the market that never skipped a beat!

While other markets faltered in 2020, South Florida was a lightning rod for market activity. 2021 has only continued the trend as businesses flock to the region.

This November, The Real Deal’s South Florida Showcase + Forum returns as the central ground for new ideas in real estate. TRD pairs industry game-changers with executive decision-makers to help them transform South Florida’s momentum into sustained growth.

Audience & Reach

The Real Deal’s South Florida Showcase & Forum attracts thousands of professionals across commercial and residential real estate, development, brokerages, financial services and investment, and professional services.

3500+ Attendees

20+ Panelists

100+ Sponsors

Showcase Agenda to be Announced


9:30 AM

Check In and Badge pick up
(No onsite registration. Online registration closes 11/9 at 5 pm ET)

11:00 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

11:00 – 11:55 AM

How Can Government Best Position South Florida for More Growth?

12:00 – 12:45 PM

Charting a Comeback for the Hospitality Market

12:45 – 1:30 PM


1:30 – 2:15 PM

The Next Wave of South Florida Condo Development

2:30 – 3:15 PM

National Expansion

3:30 – 4:15 PM

How Long Can the Hot Luxury Residential Market Last?



Gil Dezer
Dezer Development

Dave Grutman
Groot Hospitality
Russell Galbut
Crescent Heights

Nicole Kushner Meyer
Kushner Companies
Keith Menin
Menin Hospitality
Kevin Maloney

Jon Paul Perez
The Related Group
Dora Puig
Luxe Living Realty
Francis X. Suarez
Mayor, Miami
Scott Singer
Mayor, Boca Raton
Jeffrey Soffer
Fontainebleau Development
Dean Trantalis
Mayor, Fort Lauderdale
Julian Johnston
Mayor Daniella Levine Cava
Miami-Dade County
Dina Goldentayer
Douglas Elliman
Oren Alexander
Douglas Elliman
Steve Witkoff
Wittkoff Group
Mayor Keith James
City of West Palm Beach 
Jeff Miller
One Sotheby’s
Todd Michael
Todd Michael Glaser



Health & Safety

TRD has developed Health & Safety protocols for the South Florida Showcase & Forum, following the advice of the Centers for Disease Control and local authorities.

Please note that as guidelines are continually being updated, we will continue to adjust our plans. Check back on this page for current health and safety protocols as we get closer to the event dates.

  • Attendees will be required to fill out a digital health form in advance of the event.
  • There will be no-site registration the day of the event
  • Online registration will close November 9 at 5 pm ET
  • Attendance at the event will be capped
  • We will take temperatures at the door as part of our onsite check-in process
  • We recommend masks be worn inside the building regardless of vaccination status
  • The Real Deal will make masks available to all attendees as part of our check-in process
  • Seating for our conference sessions will be spaced to allow for distancing
  • We will provide sanitization stations throughout the building and antibacterial gel in all attendee bags
  • Additional cleaning services will be employed during the event

Registration & Pricing – Additional discounts available for TRD subscribers!

Individual subscribers receive 20% savings on General Admission tickets. Check your email for code or contact our Event team. Please note VIP tickets are sold out with no exceptions!

Complimentary tickets for corporate subscribers. Contact your account manager for details.

Contact Us

For registration inquiries:  

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For marketing and partnership opportunities: 

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For speaker proposals: 

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For sponsorship opportunities: 

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