Exploring the Impact of Disruptive Technology, Co-working, Data Storytelling, Modern Design and Construction on Office Real Estate


WASHINGTON, D.C. – (RealEstateRama) — As technology, the changing workforce and demand continue to evolve, over 200 commercial real estate executives from across North America will gather at O.CON: The Office Conference, November 1-2, at the Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza in Los Angeles, to explore trends in current and future office buildings, the impact of technologies like self-parking cars, innovative construction materials, the demand for flex space and more. An exclusive keynote with Julien Smith, CEO of Breather, an on-demand office-sharing app, will explore how technology and workplace trends are driving the evolution of traditional office space.



Media are welcome to attend O.CON at no charge, but must be pre-registered. To register, contact Kathryn Hamilton at "> or 703-904-7100.

Conference highlights include:

  • Sessions and case studies on forward-looking topics including data storytelling, millennial-driven industry trends, adaptive reuse, building to suit the multigenerational workforce, the future of office real estate design, the North American investment landscape and more.
  • Leaders and entrepreneurs from cutting-edge tech and construction companies, including Floored, Comfy, Breather, WiredScore, LiquidSpace, Juniper Square and more.
  • Behind-the-scenes tours of unique local projects including Silicon Beach, so named for the 500+ start-ups that call the area home; the Arts District in downtown LA; El Segundo’s bustling and award-winning office market; and CBRE’s modern offices in a refurbished art deco Masonic Temple.

The complete schedule of events is available online: www.naiop.org/ocon16.

O.CON: The Office Conference is held in partnership with NAIOP SoCal and the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR).

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About NAIOP: NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate. NAIOP comprises 18,000 members in North America. NAIOP advances responsible commercial real estate development and advocates for effective public policy. For more information, visit www.naiop.org.

Kathryn Hamilton

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