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  • DLA Piper Italy Real Estate Summit
  • Tuesday, November 5, 2019
  • Milan
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DLA Piper's 5th Italian Real Estate Summit will be held at Hotel Rosa Grand, Piazza Fontana, Milan on November 5, 2019.

Details of our speakers and agenda for the 2019 event are yet to be announced, but you can view all the details from 2018 below. We hope to see you in November!

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Sam Zell

Sam Zell

Chairman

Equity Group Investments

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Sam Zell is the Chairman of Equity Group Investments (EGI), the private investment firm he founded more than 40 years ago. The firm's investments span industries and continents and include interests in finance, energy, transportation, communications, health care and real estate. Mr. Zell is recognized as a founding father of today's public real estate industry after creating three of the largest REITs in history.

He is also Founder and Chairman of Equity International, a private investment firm focused on building real estate-related businesses in international emerging markets. Mr. Zell has been particularly active in bringing Equity International's companies to the public markets.

Three of these investments are listed on the New York Stock Exchange: Gafisa, a leading homebuilder in Brazil; Xinyuan, a fast-growing regional homebuilder in China; and Homex, Mexico's leading homebuilder. A fourth, BR Malls, Brazil's largest retail property owner and operator, is listed on the Bovespa.

8.30 – 9.00 Hotel Networking Area
REGISTRATION AND WELCOME COFFEE
9.00 – 9.30 AIDA meeting room
OPENING REMARKS

Equity, debt, alternative assets - Strategic asset allocation in a global market characterized by low returns, rising interest rates and political uncertainties

9.30 – 10.30 AIDA meeting room
PLENARY ROUND-TABLE

Flat income tax, guaranteed minimum income, shadow currency – can Italian real estate values resist in times of radical political change?

10.30 – 11.00 Hotel Networking Area
COFFEE BREAK
12.00 – 13.00 AIDA meeting room
PLENARY ROUND-TABLE AND CLOSING REMARKS

European, US or Asian Capital – who has the best cards to play?

13.00 – 14.30 Hotel Bar Grand & Lounge
NETWORKING LUNCH