Bisnow: The State of NYC Construction & Development

July 21, 2021

Real estate partner, Brendan Schmitt, spoke at Bisnow's construction and development summit, "Strategies to Reignite New York". He moderated a panel titled, "Rebuilding NYC - Construction & Development for Economic Recovery".

The panel discussed how new technology is taking hold of construction and how technology can be used to improve project outcomes, how new materials help with sustainability initiatives and tenant engagement objectives, how top developers address the rising cost of materials and what the anticipated outlook on the lower cost of construction labor looked like.

Speakers & Moderator

  • Colleen Wenke, President & CEO, Taconic Investment Partners
  • Alexander Durst, Principal and CDO, The Durst Organization
  • Jamil Lacourt, EVP, Director of Construction, L&L Holding Company
  • Joseph Rigazio, CEO at Talisen Construction Corporation
  • Brendan Schmitt, Partner at Herrick, Feinstein LLP - Moderator