AFIRE Rising Leaders from across our full global member network are invited to the Spring 2024 Rising Leaders Summit, taking place April 15-16, 2024 in New York.

AFIRE’s Rising Leaders are established mid-career leaders, typically with management experience (typically in their 30’s and 40’s), set to enter the executive office over the next five to ten years—future “executive delegates” of AFIRE member companies.

View the current agenda and speaker roster. Registration includes dinner at Empellón Midtown on April 15.

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Rising Leaders Dinner

Empellón Midtown
510 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10022


Networking Breakfast


The Range of Change: Responsible Investing in the Future of Real Estate

Jeffrey Kanne, President and CEO, National Real Estate Advisors


Certainly Uncertain: Assessing the State of the Market

Sam Chandan, Director, Chao-Hon Chen Institute for Global Real Estate Finance, New York University Stern School of Business


Morning Break


Fireside Chat: View From the Leadership Suite

Ann Cole, Managing Director, Global Head of Real Estate Client Strategy, J.P. Morgan Asset Management


Institutional Insights: Why Invest Now? 

Matt Brodnik, Chief Investment Officer, EQT Exeter




Beyond Culture: What’s Next for DEI?

Tej Singh Hazra, Partner, DEI Practice, Heidrick & Struggles


Roundtable Discussion and Closing Remarks


Asmait Tewelde
+1 202 312 1404


Lexie Miller
+1 202 312 1403

Shearman & Sterling
599 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10022
Apr 15-16, 2024

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