RECon Asia-Pacific 2019: Space, Place and Future of the Retail Experience
Get ready for three days of networking, deal making, professional development, ICSC’s Asia-Pacific Awards Ceremony and much more, in Singapore!
For over 25 years, RECon Asia-Pacific has been the region’s leading forum to discuss and shape the future of our fast-paced industry. Join us to discover industry innovations and learn from thought leaders discussing relevant retail real estate issues and trends, covering topics from investment and retail to emergent markets and developments.
This prestigious event has helped thousands of industry professionals — from the most senior-level to those just starting their professional journeys — to sharpen their vision, make the connections that boost their careers, and learn from industry leaders from around the world.
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2019 Keynote: J. Skyler Fernandes — Beyond Omni-Channel: The Future of Retail Real Estate
J. Skyler (Sky) Fernandes is ranked as a Powerlist 100 VC and is the co-founder & general partner of VU Venture Partners, the most scalable venture capital fund in the world, focused on Consumer, Enterprise, Fintech / Blockchain, Healthcare, Frontier Tech and Real Estate Tech. He is also the co-founder & CEO of Venture University, a trade school for venture capital, private equity and angel investing. Previously, Sky was the managing director of Investments at Cleveland Avenue, a fund focused on food and beverage brands, food-related technology and new restaurant concepts, co-founded by the former president and CEO of McDonald's. Sky was the founder, head and managing director of Simon Venture Group (SVG), the venture capital arm of Simon Property Group, an S&P 100 company, and the largest retail real estate company in the world.
Conference sessions topics include:
- Art and Science Behind Planning Retail Spaces for Singapore
- Retail + Gaming: A Win-Win
- Understanding the Dynamics of the Luxury Market
- How to Assess the Value of Place
- The Future of Retail
- Emerging Markets
- Design, Planning, Transformation of Retail Properties
- The Investor’s View
- Edifice Complex(ity): The New Breed of Retail Real Estate Professional
ICSC Shopping Center and Asset Management, Marketing and Leasing Workshop (optional)
Thursday, October 24, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
ICSC Asia-Pacific Awards, which recognizes excellence in marketing, design and development in the region.
Shopping Centre Study Tours on Monday, 21 October*:
Tour #1: ION Orchard, Paragon, Design Orchard, 313@Somerset
Tour #2: Jewel Changi Airport, Waterway Point, Tampines Mall
Tour #3: The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, Funan Mall, Jewel Changi Airport
Tour #4: JEM, Northpoint City, Westgate, IMM Outlet Mall
* Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis to registered delegates. Pre-registration is required, and a separate fee applies. To participate in the study tours, you must be registered for RECon Asia-Pacific.
RECon Asia-Pacific registration includes: Welcome cocktail reception, keynote presentations and all conference sessions, exhibition, lunches, and the Asia-Pacific Awards reception and dinner.
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