Cornell International Hospitality Summit

Shanghai Summit

The Cornell International Hospitality Summit, held on April 20, 2013 in Shanghai, focused around Hospitality, Real Estate, and the Built Environment. The event consisted of a roundtable discussion in the morning followed by several presentations in the afternoon.

The CREF China Real Estate Roundtable concentrated on the state of the Chinese real estate markets and real estate capital markets. Participants represented regional and national government, the real estate industry, the banking and finance industries, and allied fields.

Roundtable Sessions
1.    Growth and evolution of real estate markets in China.
2.    Real estate capital markets in China with a focus on commercial real estate

Roundtable Participants
Keith Barr, Chief Executive Officer, InterContinental Hotel Group Greater China
Yi-Shan Huang, Executive Director, JP Morgan
David Blumenfeld, Partner & Head of China Real Estate Practice, Paul Hastings
Patrick Kwok, Executive Director, Henderson Land Development Company Limited
Ming Huang, Professor of Finance, Cornell University Johnson Business School
Crocker Liu, Robert A. Beck Professor of Hospitality Financial Management Real Estate, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
Peng (Peter) Liu, Assistant Professor, Real Estate, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
Thomas Liu, Managing Director, Standard Charter
Chaogang Lou, CEO, China Oversea Land & Investment
Leland Pillsbury ’69, Co-Chairman and CEO, Thayer Lodging Group
Terrance Loh, Executive Director, CDH Investments
Daniel Quan, Singapore Tourism Board Distinguished Professor in Asian Hospitality Management, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
Cetin Sekercioglu, Executive Vice President, Shangri-La Hotel Management
Kent Sun, Chief Development Officer, InterContinental Hotel Group
Weiming Wang, Chairman, Jiangsu Weye Construction Group
Robert Yang, Managing Director, Blackstone Group (HK) Ltd.
Haibo Zhang, Vice President, Huatai Securities Co., LTD.
Teddy Zhang, President and CEO, HUBS1 and Special Counsel to the Dean on China
Bingdong Zhao, Executive Director, Pacific Alliance Group

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