NYC Showcase

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More than 2,000 real estate professionals gathered for a full day of non-stop networking, deal-making and relationship-building! Sign up to be notified about our 2023 event and lineup of dynamic panelists who will share the insights you need to stay on top of industry trends and business or secure your spot to become a sponsor

Audience & Reach

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

2500+ Attendees

20+ Panelists

50+ Sponsors


11 – 11:45 AM

Selling through new cycles: how brokerages are preparing to weather a changing climate in the residential market

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The residential market has seen everything from shutdowns to surges in the last 24 months. Now, as agents and homebuyers get used to the new normal, the market will have to adjust too. TRD is bringing together executives from the biggest names in brokerage to find out whether they’re anticipating floods or droughts, and how they’re preparing.


Scott Durkin, CEO, Douglas Elliman
Bess Freedman, CEO, Brown Harris Stevens
Ryan Serhant, Founder and CEO, SERHANT

12 – 12:45 PM

Class A, Post-Covid: How office brokers, owners, and investors are dealing with workplace uncertainty

It’s been two years of empty offices, but commercial real estate isn’t coming up short. Savvy investors and brokers have continued to dominate, with record-breaking deals taking place even while doors were closed. But can commercial assets keep their heads above water? TRD is speaking to commercial owners and experts to find out.


Chris Schlank, Founder and Managing Partner, Savanna Fund
Bob Knakal, Chairman, NY Investment Sales, JLL Capital Markets
Will Silverman, Managing Director, Eastdil Secured

12:45 – 1 PM

Mayor Eric Adams on Repositioning NYC


Eric Adams, Mayor, New York City

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1 – 1:45 PM

Fireside Chat: Gary Barnett & Amir Korangy

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Gary Barnett will sit down with TRD‘s Amir Korangy to discuss selling out condo projects on Billionaire’s Row, new neighborhoods ripe for building, and the next cycle of development in New York City after Covid.

1:45 – 3 PM


An expanded networking breaks means more opportunities to forge relationships with industry colleagues and check out 50+ of the newest products, products and services on our Showcase floor. Food and refreshments will be served.

3 – 3:45 PM

Sizing Up Development: Moving product and launching new projects in the current market

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There’s no place like New York, especially for the developers shaping its skyline. The masterminds behind the city’s biggest projects are adept at navigating its choppy waters, but the modern market presents a variety of issues, from capital challenges to a simple lack of space. TRD is talking to the top devs as they bring new product online and try to get new projects off the ground.


Meredith Marshall, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, BRP Companies
Miki Naftali, Chairman and CEO, Naftali Group

4 – 4:45 PM

Real Estate 3.0: the next round of tech transforming real estate

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Though its experts can be creative, real estate hasn’t always been known for staying ahead of the technological curve. That is, until the last few years, when international upheaval has forced even the industry’s strongest traditionalists to think twice about the way they do business. In this panel, TRD will speak to top proptech innovators to find out what will reinvent the industry next.


Brad Greiwe, Co-Founder & Partner, Fifth Wall
Kevin Danehy, CEO, Willow
Clelia Warburg Peters, Managing Partner, Era Ventures


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?


2022 Speakers

Eric Adams
New York City
Gary Barnett
Chairman and Founder
Extell Development
Kevin Danehy
Vice Chair, Global Head of Corporate Development
Scott Durkin 
Douglas Elliman
Bess Freedman
Brown Harris Stevens
Brad Greiwe
Co-founder & Managing Partner
Fifth Wall
Bob Knakal
Chairman, NY Investment Sales
Meredith Marshall
Co-founder & Managing Partner
Miki Naftali
Chairman and CEO
Naftali Group
Chris Schlank
Founder & Managing Partner
Savanna Fund
Ryan Serhant
Founder & CEO
Wil SIlverman
Managing Director
Eastdil Secured
Clelia Warburg Peters
Managing Partner
Era Ventures


Health & Safety

TRD has developed Health & Safety protocols for the New York Real Estate 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.

  • The Real Deal will make masks available to all attendees as part of our check-in process
  • We will provide sanitization stations throughout the building and antibacterial gel in all attendee bags
  • Additional cleaning services will be employed during the event


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