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Andy Cohen, Co-CEO of Gensler, Will Deliver Keynote Address at LA’s Premier Commercial Real Estate Tech Event


Andy Cohen, Co-CEO of Gensler, Will Deliver Keynote Address at LA’s Premier Commercial Real Estate Tech Event

Cohen to address driverless cars’ impact on future cities at CRE // Tech event on September 28

New York, NY (July 14, 2017) -- CRE // Tech, the leading event, content and connectivity platform for the commercial real estate industry, announced today that Andy Cohen, Co-CEO of Gensler, an integrated architecture, design, planning and consulting firm, will be the keynote speaker for our conference in Los Angeles held at CBRE’s U.S. corporate headquarters. The topic of the presentation will focus on how driverless cars will impact cities in the future. The event will additionally feature several notable speakers and displays from many of the leading startups in the commercial real estate industry.

During the keynote, Cohen will explore the capabilities of driverless cars and how the technology will begin to introduce societal shifts, including the future of building design that are already being implemented as cities and city-builders prepare for change.

“Our overall goal and mission at CRE // Tech is to help bridge the gap between the commercial real estate and tech sectors and one of the most important ways we do this is through outstanding thought leadership by noted industry experts,” stated Michael Beckerman, CEO, CRE // Tech. “It is therefore a great pleasure to announce that Andy Cohen will deliver the keynote address at our upcoming LA event. Andy is a well-known expert in the tech sector, with a particular emphasis on how driverless cars will impact the entire urban sector. If you want to learn about how this powerful trend is going to be transformative in our society, this is a must-attend event.”

Gensler is a global design firm with over 5,000 practitioners in 44 offices across the world. The firm is recognized as one of the most forward-thinking architectural design companies in the real estate industry. Cohen, FAIA, is one of two Gensler Co-CEOs, whose collaborative leadership model has made the company one of the leading global design firms with $1.2 billion in revenue in 2016.

“We’re at a watershed moment in the design of our future cities and a major contributor is driverless cars. This innovation will have the highest impact on the urban landscape and the ways people experience cities, especially in the coming years,” said Cohen.

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