Conference on Sustainable Real Estate-Agenda

The conference brings together leaders from the real estate industry, the public sector, and research organizations to generate new ideas for the next generation of sustainable real estate.

8:30 a.m.

8:50 a.m.

Stuart Brodsky

Stuart Brodsky
Clinical Assistant Professor and Director, Center for the Sustainable Built Environment
NYU School of Professional Studies Schack Institute of Real Estate
[Conference Chair]

9:00 – 9:45 a.m.

Financing Green Investment: The Agency View

Sam Chandan, PhD

Sam Chandan, PhD
Larry & Klara Silverstein Chair in Real Estate Development & Investment and
Associate Dean, NYUSPS Schack Institute of Real Estate
[Moderator]

Chrissa Pagitsas

Chrissa Pagitsas
Director, Green Financing Business Multifamily
Fannie Mae

9:50 – 10:35 a.m.

Green Lending: The View from the Ground

Carolyn Kissane, PhD

Carolyn Kissane, PhD
Clinical Associate Professor, Academic Director
NYU School of Professional Studies, Center for Global Affairs
[Discussion Leader]

Brendan Coleman

Brendan Coleman
Managing Director, Debt and Structured Finance Group
Walker & Dunlop

Ivan Frishberg

Ivan Frishberg
First Vice President – Sustainability Banking
Amalgamated Bank

Fred Lee

Fred Lee
Director of Legal Affairs and Finance
New York City Energy Efficiency Corporation

Bruce Schlein

Bruce Schlein
Director, Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Business Strategy
Citigroup

Vincent Toye

Vincent Toye
Managing Director, Head of Production
Wells Fargo Multifamily Capital
Wells Fargo & Company

10:40 – 11:00 a.m.

11:05 – 11:50 a.m.

Deploying Capital for Energy Efficiency

Jonathan Flaherty

Stuart Brodsky
Clinical Assistant Professor and Director, Center for the Sustainable Built Environment
NYU School of Professional Studies Schack Institute of Real Estate
[Discussion leader]

David Gabrielson

David Gabrielson
Executive Director
PACENation

Bomee Jung

Bomee Jung
Vice President of Energy and Sustainability
New York City Housing Authority

Timon Malloy

Timon Malloy
President
Fred F. French Investing Company

Richard Yancy

Richard Yancy
Executive Director
Building Energy Efficiency Exchange

11:55 a.m. – 12:40 p.m.

Impact Investing: A Market Driver of Energy Efficiency

Cherie Santos-Wuest

Cherie Santos-Wuest
Managing Partner
Celadon Venture Advisors
[Discussion Leader]

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Stephen M. Green
Chief Operating Officer/Chief Investment Officer 
The NHP Foundation

Lesley Lisser

Lesley Lisser '94
Director, Senior Asset Manager
Invesco Real Estate

Nicholas E. Stolatis

Nicholas E. Stolatis
Vice President
EPN Real Estate Services

12:45 – 1:45 p.m.

One-on-One Conversation

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Stuart Brodsky
Clinical Assistant Professor and Director, Center for the Sustainable Built Environment 
NYU School of Professional Studies Schack Institute of Real Estate 
[Moderator] 

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Jonathan Flaherty
Senior Director, Sustainability and Utilities
Tishman Speyer

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

A discussion of conference topics and take-aways led by Professor Stuart Brodsky, director of Schack's Center for the Sustainable Built Environment.

Stuart Brodsky

Stuart Brodsky
Clinical Assistant Professor and Director, Center for the Sustainable Built Environment
NYU School of Professional Studies Schack Institute of Real Estate
[Conference Chair]