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Welcome

Welcome to PREA’s 2024 Spring Conference website. Organized by real estate leaders with their industry peers'  priorities in mind, this is one of two large-scale conferences PREA hosts each year. Speaker and topic updates will be provided here and by email to PREA members as the conference approaches.

We are excited to be hosting this event in Nashville for the first time and look forward to seeing you there!

Conference Co-Chairs

Jeffrey M. Fine

Jeffrey M. Fine

Global Co-Head of Alternatives Capital Formation
Goldman Sachs

Margaret C. Anadu

Margaret C. Anadu

Senior Partner, Head of Real Estate
The Vistria Group

Sonny Kalsi

Sonny Kalsi

Co-Chief Executive Officer
BGO

 

Keynote Speakers

Jon Meacham

Jon Meacham

Presidential Historian | Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author

Howard Marks

Howard Marks

Co-Chairman
Oaktree

Admiral James Stavridis

Admiral James Stavridis

Partner and Vice Chair
The Carlyle Group
Chair of the Board of Trustees
Rockefeller Foundation

Speakers

Vlad Barbalat

Vlad Barbalat

President and Chief Investment Officer
Liberty Mutual Investments

Vlad Barbalat

Jeffrey D. DeBoer

President and Chief Executive Officer
The Real Estate Roundtable

Adam Gallistel

Adam Gallistel

Regional Head, RE Americas
GIC

Michelle Herrick

Michelle Herrick

Head of Real Estate Banking
J.P. Morgan

Lotfi Karoui

Lotfi Karoui

Global Investment Research
Goldman Sachs

Bruce Katz

Bruce Katz

Founding Director
Nowak Metro Finance Lab at Drexel University

John Z. Kukral

John Z. Kukral

Chief Executive Officer
Northwood Investors

 

Thomas K. Lee

Thomas K. Lee

Executive Director & CIO
New York State Teachers’ Retirement System

 

Alisa Mall

Alisa Mall

Chief Investment Officer
Dell Family Office

 

Stuart C. McWhorter

Stuart C. McWhorter

Commissioner
TNECD

 

John Schaefer

John Schaefer

Partner
The Townsend Group

 

Butch Spyridon

Butch Spyridon

Strategic Consultant and Former Head
Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp.

 

Ben Weprin

D. Michael Van Konynenburg

President
Eastdil Secured

 

Ben Weprin

Ben Weprin

CEO and Founder
Adventurous Journeys (AJ) Capital Partners

 

Shawn Wooden

Shawn Wooden

Partner, Chief Public Pension Strategist
Apollo Global Management