Murphy, Fulop to highlight Jersey City Summit for Real Estate Investment’s in-person gathering

Gov. Phil Murphy & Mayor Steven Fulop will speak once again at the Jersey City Summit for Real Estate Investment 7th Annual Gathering — June 23. This in-person summit, held courtesy of BentallGreenOak at Newport Tower, 525 Washington Blvd., is the fourth consecutive year the two leaders will be keynoting the leadership conference. The gathering has become one of the region’s must-attend real estate, investment & placemaking events. Organizers expect more than 1,000 attendees to convene and will cover Return-to-Office, Multifamily, Retail, Mixed-Use, Life Sciences, Amenities, Emerging Neighborhoods, Affordable Housing, Journal Square & related areas.

The full-day summit will provide networking and host moderated panel discussions covering the slew of transformative projects underway. Principals behind Jersey City’s leading real estate developments will speak to the city’s growing appeal over Brooklyn, Manhattan, Philadelphia and other millennial-driven markets. Recent corporate relocations and the appeal of Jersey City’s leading TAMI (Technology, Advertising, Media and Information) and FIRE (Finance, Insurance, Real Estate) companies will be discussed. Also, a central theme will be the discussion around ESG (Environment, Social & Governance) and placemaking. New development, building & service innovations, culture & city growth will also be covered.

Confirmed Speakers include: Gov. Phil MurphyMayor Steven Fulop, Joyce Watterman, Jersey City Council President, Rob Naso & Anil Erdem of BentallGreenOak, Mahbod Nia & Anna Malhari of Veris Residential, Wasseem & Sam Boraie of Boraie Development, Danielle De Vita of Urban Edge Properties, James Hanson II of the Hampshire Cos., Jon Moore of URBY, Jonathan Kushner of Kushner Real Estate Group, Laurent Morali of Kushner Cos., Aaron Price of TechUnited: New Jersey & Propelify, Annisia Cialone & Christine Goodman of the city of Jersey City, Christopher Albanese of Albanese Organization, Anthony Cammarata of Goldman Sachs, Michael Lastoria of &pizza, Sanford Weiss of Manhattan Building Co., Eliot Spitzer of Spitzer Enterprises and Debbie Hart of BioNJ, among many others. Law firm Connell Foley is the summit chair once again. Philip McGovern will be the emcee of entire summit, with colleagues W. Nevins McCann, George Garcia & Jennifer Carillo-Perez moderating various panels throughout the day.

June 23: Summit Schedule

7:30 a.m. — Breakfast reception

8:25 a.m. — Chair welcome remarks

8:35 a.m. — Life sciences

9:20 a.m. — Multifamily

10:05 a.m. — Mid-morning reception

10:35 a.m. — Mayor’s remarks

10:50 a.m. — Office/Return-To-Work

11:35 a.m. — Affordable Housing

12:20 a.m. — Lunch reception

1:30 p.m. — Amenities

2:15 p.m. — Emerging Neighborhoods

3 p.m. — Mid-afternoon reception

3:35 p.m. — Mixed-Use + Retail

4:20 p.m. — Governor’s remarks

5:05 p.m. — Closing remarks

5:20 p.m. — Closing reception

6:30 p.m. —  End

About the summit

  • When: 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. EST, June 23, 2022
  • Where (In-Person): Newport Tower, 525 Washington Blvd., Jersey City, courtesy of BentallGreenOak
  • Media & Sponsor Contact: Sherif Abouzied, 201-589-0892,
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