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Jones Lang LaSalle and CoreNet Global Unveil Corporate Real Estate 2020 Research Findings at 2012 San Diego Global Summit

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SAN DIEGO, April 5, 2012 — The nation’s leading corporate thinkers and strategists in the corporate real estate world will gather at the CoreNet Global Summit in San Diego from Saturday, April 29 to Tuesday, May 1, 2012. This conference represents one of the largest educational and networking events for corporate real estate executives in the world, and these executives will be interested in the initial results of CoreNet Global’s Corporate Real Estate 2020 transformational research survey results. Media can hear it first!
What:  Jones Lang LaSalle will team with CoreNet to host a media-only private briefing showcasing the results of the survey during the conference on Monday, April 30, 2012 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. (with registration at 12:30 and program start at 1:00 p.m.) A brief presentation of the CRE 2020 research highlights will be provided along with a 15 minute Q&A session. Media are invited to hear directly from leading corporations applying these strategies to help increase business performance and maintain a competitive edge. The media briefing will address how workplace strategies, enterprise leadership, location strategy, service delivery and outsourcing, portfolio optimization, sustainability and technology tools are impacting the use of real estate.
Who: The event will be moderated by Richard Kadzis, CoreNet Global’s Vice President, Strategic Communications, and will feature Russ Howell, Managing Director of Jones Lang LaSalle and Portfolio Optimization expert, along with several industry experts.
Reporters also can get ahead of the show action by connecting with Jones Lang LaSalle experts through several channels during the conference:
One-on-one Media Briefings:
For more in-depth conversations, Jones Lang LaSalle’s top executives will be available during the show at the firm’s Social Networking Point and via phone. Highlighted topics include:
  • Bryan Jacobs – Technology & Outsourcing Trends
  • Tod Lickerman – Enhancing productivity through real estate productivity
  • Richard McBlaine – Life sciences adoption of outsourcing
  • Peter Miscovich – Workplace technology
  • Kenneth Rudy –  Portfolio optimization/business analytics
  • Russ Howell, Managing Director, Jones Lang LaSalle
  • Richard Kadzis, Vice President, Strategic Communications, CoreNet Global
  • Mary Ingersoll, Economic Development Corporation, Team California
  • Mary Jane Olhasso, Economic Development Agency Administrator for the County of San Bernardino
Video Blogs (vlogs): Our Jones Lang LaSalle CoreNet Global Summit vloggers are always the eyes and ears live from the conference floor with behind-the-scenes intel and expert reporting. Subscribe to this channel by clicking here to see leading corporate real estate experts and Jones Lang LaSalle's senior executives as they vlog from the floor of the show.
Social Media TweetChats: Join @JLLNews and their experts using the hashtag #CNGSanDiego at during various industry panels. Stayed tuned by following the hashtag throughout the show.
Conference Speakers: CoreNet media attendees can catch Jones Lang LaSalle’s top executives as they share their insights through several speaking forums at the Fall Summit. Mark your calendar now to stop by to meet them:
Monday, April 30, 2012:
  • 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PST: SNAP Session #9A “How An Enterprise Sustainability Program Can Leverage Your Competitive Position” featuring Jones Lang LaSalle Senior Vice President Michael Jordan
  • 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. PST: “Money Talks Too: Finding the Common Grammar of Shareholder Value” featuring Russ Howell, Managing Director, Jones Lang LaSalle
  • 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. PST: SNAP Session #19 C  “Smart Technology & Facility Management: How to Drive Unprecedented Efficiency & Productivity Gains” featuring Dan Probst, Chairman, Energy & Sustainability Services
Tuesday, April 31, 2012:
  • 11:00 – 12:30: Session #20 presenting in-depth results of the CoreNet’s Corporate Real Estate 2020 Research Survey featuring Jones Lang LaSalle Managing Directors Russ Howell on Portfolio Optimization and Blake Layda on Service Delivery
When: Jones Lang LaSalle’s conference website is now live, so check back often. The firm will continue to post updates throughout the conference from Sunday, April 29, through Tuesday, May 1, 2012.
Why: CoreNet’s Spring Global Summit in San Diego assembles a forum of the leading thinkers and strategists in corporate real estate around the world. This year’s theme, “Reorient, Reignite and Reinvent” will be highlighted with keynote addresses by Innovation Advisor and Venture Capitalist John Kao. For all the CoreNet conference information visit the organization’s website: