2019 Program

Thursday, November 14th

Thursday, November 14th

7:30 AM

BMO Welcome Breakfast
 

8:00 AM

Welcoming Remarks
Michelle Roth, Partner, Goodmans LLP & President & CEO, SenbridGe

8:25 AM

Opening Presentation – Start Local, Think Global!
Mark Gallagher, Executive Managing Director, Newmark Knight Frank

8:50 AM

Industry Leaders: Reaction Panel
Tony Baena, President & CEO, PARC Retirement Living

Robert Ezer, CIO, Amica Senior Lifestyles

Al Jina, President, Park Place Seniors Living

Moderator: Michelle Roth, Partner, Goodmans LLP & President & CEO, SenbridGe

9:40 AM

Banner Transaction Spotlight: Le Groupe Maurice
Luc Maurice, Founder & President, Le Groupe Maurice

10:15 AM

Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP Connection Break

10:30 AM

Partnerships & Collaboration – An Operator’s Perspective
Gary Loder, Vice President, Extendicare Assist and SGP Purchasing Partner Network, Extendicare
Rebecca Scott-Rawn, National Director, Communications and Strategic Partnerships, Extendicare

 

11:00 AM

Spotlight On: BC Housing Initiatives
Naomi Brunemeyer, Director, Regional Development, BC Housing
 

11:30 AM

Soundbite: "Change is in the Air" - An Update on the Regulatory Landscape in BC

Kimberley Kowalik, Vice President - Legal Services & Assistant Secretary, Legal, Revera Inc.

11:40 AM

Spotlight On: Destigmatizing Seniors Living in 2020 and Beyond
Andrea Mandel-Campbell, SVP, Financial and Crisis Communications, NATIONAL Public Relations

Becca Young, SVP Strategy and Integration, NATIONAL Public Relations


12:30 PM

CBRE Ltd. Luncheon

 

1:00 PM
Farris LLP Presents…

Keynote Speaker Introduction: Peter Roth, Partner, Farris LLP

Keynote Speaker: Cheryl Cran, Future of Work & Change Leadership Expert 

2:00 PM

What is Affordable Housing in a Big City?

Robyn Adamache, Senior Market Analyst, CMHC

Brian McCauley, President & CEO, Concert Properties

Blaire Chisholm, COO, Brook Pooni Associates Inc.

Moderator: Gilbert Schiller, Director of Acquisitions, Revera Inc.
 

2:45 PM

Looking Locally

Randall Corwin, Founder, Brightwater Senior Living
Doug Mills, Founder, Points West Living

Kim O'Brien, President & CEO, United Active Living
Gilbert Schiller, Director of Acquisitions, Revera Inc.
 

Moderator: Stephen Hiscox, Senior Director – Senior Housing & Healthcare, CBRE Limited
 

3:30 PM

Breaking Barriers – Building Trust: Are we Ready to Benchmark?
Andrew Higgs, VP – Asset Management, Revera Inc.
Stephen Hiscox, Senior Director – Senior Housing & Healthcare, CBRE Limited

Sean Taggart, EVP & CMO, Amica Senior Lifestyles

Moderator: Owen Cartwright, Managing Partner, Stormont Partners

4:15 PM

Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP Connection Break

 

4:30 PM

Money Talks
Peter Block, Market Vice President, Real Estate Corporate Banking, CIBC
Mike Chiu, Director, Capital West Mortgage (Chiu) Inc.
Brian Kimmel, AVP, Commercial Financing, First National Financial LP
Madelaine Stone, Director, National Accounts, TD Commercial Banking

Moderator: Jenny Li, Managing Director, North American Real Estate, BMO Capital Markets

5:15 PM

Soundbite Verve Flyby: Introducing B.C.'s First Dementia Village in Langley
Elroy Jespersen, Project Leader, Verve Senior Living

5:30 PM

The Wrap
Stephen Hiscox, Senior Director – Senior Housing & Healthcare, CBRE Limited

5:45 PM

Newmark Knight Frank’s Closing Night Cocktails

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