28th Annual VCU Real Estate Trends Conference

Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D., “the Bowtie Economist,” headshot

Start: Thur., Oct. 11 @ 7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Host: Alumni, Department of Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate, Kornblau Real Estate Program
Event contact: Kornblau Real Estate Program, (804) 828-1721, RETC@vcu.edu
Audience: Graduate students, Undergraduate students, Alumni, Business community
Building: Greater Richmond Convention Center

Hosted by the Kornblau Real Estate Program, the VCU Real Estate Trends conference annually attracts more than 1,300 people from all sectors of real estate including both academic and professional ranks.

Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D., “the Bowtie Economist,” will lead the first session. Eisenberg is a nationally acclaimed economist and public speaker specializing in making economics fun, relevant and educational. He is the chief economist for GraphsandLaughs, an economic consultancy that serves a variety of clients across the United States.

Researcher Steve Weikal will lead the second session. Head of industry relations at the MIT Center for Real Estate, Weikal focuses on innovative new technology and business models that disrupt the traditional ways of developing, transacting and managing real estate. A licensed attorney and real estate broker, he is also a LEED accredited professional, a qualification of green building expertise.

For more information, including registration details, visit realestate.vcu.edu