Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with each other and industry leaders in an informal business lunch setting. These engaging, interesting, and unstructured discussions will provide exceptional value and opportunities to those that choose to participate. For those that would like a more casual networking lunch, tables will be set aside.
Group 1: AITO Solutions Ltd.
AITO specializes in designing and implementing solutions for the Real Estate sector with a focus on Oracle and JD Edwards solutions. Over the last 20 plus years AITO and its predecessor companies have worked with over 90% of the top companies in this sector in Canada.
The lunch session will discuss: Oracle, JD Edwards, ERP, System Selection, Real Estate Solutions, Mobility, Business Intelligence, 3rd Party Integration, and Cloud Options.
Group 2: Altus InSite
Canada’s largest provider of current and historical market and relative performance data designed to increase the
investment appeal, credibility and performance of commercial real estate.
Learn how you can combine our database of over 40,000 office and industrial buildings with your internal data to generate current and historical relative performance statistics.
Group 3: Argus Software
ARGUS Software has led the real estate industry in Cash Flow modelling for over 25 years. By developing exclusively
for the commercial real estate industry, we constantly make sure that we support your ability to stay ahead of the game with a complete solution for managing portfolios, cash flow modelling, budgeting and forecasting.
Lunch Discussion Topics:
1 - Urbanization and development; 2 -
Retail and more Retail
Group 4: Arcestra Inc.
Arcestra® is a technology and business platform for commercial real estate. It streamlines asset management and publishing of marketing and leasing information. Arcestra unlocks tremendous efficiencies and value for landlords, brokers and tenants, by turning complex into simple so you can Be in Control, Be Mobile, Be Seen, Be Found.
Join this session and learn how to stay in control of your portfolio, maintaining data consistency while seamlessly publishing to your web page, to our iPad TourBook application and ILS.
Group 5: Cisco Canada
Cisco is a worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Cisco’s Smart+Connected Communities solutions use intelligent networking capabilities to bring together people, services, community assets, and information to help community leaders address these world challenges. Discussion topics include: Connecting the Internet of Everything with the future of buildings and the future of work; How connecting people, processes, data in the workplace and in real estate can provide transformational benefits in sustainability, cost-savings and efficiency; and exploring the latest trends on how organizations are able to extract maximum value from today’s workplace and discussing issues and priorities as they strive for work environments that offer higher productivity.
Group 6: CoStar Group
CoStar Group is a provider of mission-critical information, analytics and marketing services for the $11 Trillion commercial real estate industry in the U. S., U. K. and now Canada. Global commercial real estate firms count on our comprehensive property and tenant information, our search engine technology and our mobile platforms to make informed real estate decisions.
Our luncheon session will include a demonstration of the technology against our comprehensive GTA data base which includes over 1.4 Billion sq.ft. of space across 61,200 properties.
Group 7: Cougar Software
Cougar Software provides financial modeling tools designed for organizations with Real Estate interests with a need for budgeting, planning and forecasting processes. Cougar counts among its customers several of the world’s leading property management and investment companies,
pension plans and REITs.
Oren Rosen, CEO Cougar Software
will facilitate a discussion on what cloud computing can do for the Real Estate industry. He will focus on the good the bad and the ugly and will share how CRE companies are implementing cloud solutions to enable the easy sharing of accurate data across all departments.
Group 8: Cube Cities
Cube Cities Inc. is a Geo Spatial Data Visualization software developer for Commercial Real Estate. Our platform is a
Google Earth Based mapping utility which gives Developers,
Brokers and Analysts the opportunity to create stunning visual presentations of space availability and market data and intelligence in real time. Harvested market data can be now be visualized in 3D maps to brand and differentiate their message.
Topic to be discussed: Easy Visualization of Commercial Real Estate Data in Excel
The key points are:Real Time Data Reporting, Market Data & Portfolio Metrics
Group 9: Hipercept
Hipercept delivers Technology Consulting, Information Management and Outsource Services that improve the profitability and operational efficiency of real estate and private equity investors. The world’s largest investors of alternative assets trust Hipercept to provide strategic advice, project management, business analysis, custom development, product implementation and more.
Discussions as lunch will focus on the ability to collect, organize, and effectively maintain data with the intent of making more informed and strategic business decisions.
Group 10: Hitachi Solutions
Join Hitachi Solutions to learn more about our powerful Property Management collaboration Solution. Reduce the challenges of sharing, accessing and securing information that supports critical documents and processes. Streamline complicated systems and processes associated with documentation, personnel, construction, leasing and legal functions with Hitachi Solution’s Property Management
Solution for dramatic changes in efficiency and collaboration.
Group 11: RealNet Canada Inc.
Founded in 1995, REALNET® has used market intelligence and insights to transform the Canadian property market by leveraging more than $300 B and 75,000 commercial research transactions and more than $200 B and 550,000 detailed high rise and low rise residential development records. Learn how REALNET® can empower you the way it empowers more than 45,000 professionals across Canada. Start with better research and let the unique REALNET® platform of market analysis, insights and world class systems and tools allow you to be better informed and well connected.
Group 12: RentMoola Payment Solutions Inc.
RentMoola is a mobile and online payment network in partnership with Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. We allow the real estate industry to accept credit card and direct debit payments at no cost. Let your tenants earn rewards faster with our MoolaPerks program and save time with our powerful cloud based reporting systems.
This presentation will cover: How to reduce default and save time on collections; How to attract and retain tenants at no cost; Trends in the payments industry; and the power of mobile payments.
Group 13: Space Database Inc.
Space Database provides building measurement and
on-line marketing services to the commercial real estate
industry. Through ISO:9001 registered processes,
building drawings are kept accurate, current and available on-line. Innovative marketing services enable leasing
managers to easily broadcast compelling building
information and drawings.
This discussion will include: Drawing data and area management; Web based marketing tools; Application integration; 3D marketing applications; Website design and data integration.
Group 14: Taliance
Taliance is a financial services IT software vendor with
over 100 clients in 15+ countries and leading the evolution of visionary solutions for alternative investment firms in forecasting, modeling ’what if’ scenarios and other front middle office analytics.
The topic of this presentation:
“Is an investment in front office capabilities and industry best practices for real estate the best way to improve asset management and the quality of acquisitions/timing of dispositions?”
Group 15: Yardi Systems
Yardi offers a suite of products and services so that you can operate your entire real estate management business on a single platform from a mobile device. Full business
solutions for every real estate market include multifamily,
single family, affordable, public, senior and military housing as well as office, industrial, and retail market segments.
The topic of this discussion will be emerging technology solutions for Commercial Real Estate.
Group 16: SpaceList
We believe that buildings exist to serve the people who use them. We exist to help people find and secure a space that brings their vision to life. That purpose drives everything we do. We strive to understand our customers better than anyone, and to turn those insights into better products. We focus on doing a small number of things that matter, and doing them remarkably well.
We give you complete, rich and accurate information to help you discover incredible spaces and make a smart decision about where to build your business.
Group 17: Extreme Measures Inc.
Extreme Measures uses high-accuracy lasers and 3D scanners to measure buildings for North America's most prominent real estate companies. We produce as-built plans and BIM models to facilitate BOMA analysis, area certification, acquisition due-diligence, space marketing, planning and retrofit.
This session will demonstrate our best-in-class technologies including 3D Laser Scanning and our Planmine Building Data System. We will also introduce our new API which allows our clients to embed up-to-date building information directly into corporate websites and enterprise software environments.
*For those who do not plan to participate in one of the groups, a separate eating area will be provided.