Stewart Hotel New York
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Event Date Wed Sep 25 EDT (about 2 years ago)
Location Stewart Hotel New York
371 7th Ave, New York, NY 10001, USA
Region Americas

Opportunity Zones have been the subject of much discussed hype and 2019. The creation of 8.700+ Opportunity Zones is now leading to new investment opportunities in commercial real-estate.

There has been a lot of discussion about the opportunities for Family Offices. With that in mind, iGlobal Forum brings you a one-day event, the Family Office and Opportunity Zones Investments – Dealmakers meeting. This will be a one-stop shop for investors looking to get to grips with the
- long-term investment potential,
- tax benefits and
- partnership opportunities created by the Opportunity Zones incentive.

You will get the opportunity to talk with and learn from 9 experts who have extensive experience with Opportunity Zone funds. This dealmakers meeting will provide you a comprehensive background. The expert's analysis of the incentive program, the recommendations, and the advice for investors make this a must-attend event for real-estate professionals.

Key Topics Covered
• Current and future trends and developments in Opportunity Zone Funds
• Strategies to assess whether Opportunity Zones are a wise investment: developing a blueprint to determine if your family office should invest
• What are the main factors to consider when determining if opportunity zones are for your business?
• Defining Opportunity Zone business models for family offices in the current market
• The commonalities and differences between funds that are driven by the offices versus those sponsored by third-party operators
• Leveraging expertise and evaluating potential partnership structures with opportunity fund sponsors

Network With Leading
• Regional stakeholders
• Real estate developers
• Family offices
• Accountants
• Lawyers
• Investors
• Opportunity Zone communities


2019 Speakers

Manish Shah
Partner, Banyan Tree Group

Kamil Homsi
President, Global Realty Capital

Wendi Kotzen
Co-practice Leader – Tax, Ballard Spahr

Andrew Harris
Principal, North Sky Capital

Jay Soave
Managing Principal, Cadence Capital Partners

Michael Mcmahon
EVP, Portfolio Management and Director of Tax, RXR Realty

Peter Ciganik
Managing Director, GTIS Partners

April Hamlin
Partner, Ballard Spahr

Michael Treiman
General Counsel, Starpoint Properties

Thomas Riggs
Tax Partner and Managing Director, PKF Oconnor Davies

Adam Bernstein
Managing Director, North Sky Capital

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors

• Ballard Spahr
• O'Connor Davies
• Starpoint Properties