Flaster Greenberg shareholder Mark Roderick will serve as a panelist for the U.N. World Habitat Day 2018 event “The Affordable Metropolis Series, Part 2 – A Global Dialogue on Affordable Housing: Policy, Finance, Technology & Sheltering” on October 1, 2018 in New York, NY. This event, held in collaboration with UN-Habitat and The International Real Estate Federation, will explore how governments, the business sector, citizens, and others respond to the challenges of providing sustainable livelihoods.
The event will also take place simultaneously in Paris, Jakarta, Barcelona, Taiching and Honolulu, as well as a number of other cities worldwide throughout October, designated as Urban October by the UN. The New York event will be hosted by Bank of America at the Bank of America Tower near Bryant Park. Speakers will include Dr. Branka Branislava Saveljic-Balac, Chair of the UN Committee on Human Settlements; John Banks, President of the Real Estate Board of New York; Ron Moelis, CEO and Co-Founder of L+M Development Partners; RuthAnne Visnauskas, Commissioner/CEO of the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal; Richard Koss, Cheif Reseach Officer at Recursion Co.; Bob Donovan, Senior VP of Bank of America Home Loans; Lisa Schwert, Associate Principal SHoP Architects; and Judith Hermanson, President and CEO IHC Global (International Housing Coalition), among others.
Mark Roderick is a member of the firm’s Mergers and Acquisitions, Business and Corporate, Taxation and Healthcare Groups. He concentrates his practice on the representation of entrepreneurs and their businesses. He represents companies across a wide range of industries, including technology, real estate, and healthcare. Mark also spearheads Flaster Greenberg’s Crowdfunding practice group and maintains a successful crowdfunding blog.
For more information on the U.N. World Habitat Day 2018 event, or to register, click here.