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JLL Asks CoreNet Global Summit Attendees: Are You Fit for the Future?

Join JLL experts to learn what’s new in employee wellbeing, big data and global corporate real estate trends

WHAT:  The nation’s leading corporate thinkers and strategists in corporate real estate will gather at the CoreNet Global Summit in Los Angeles. This event represents one of the largest educational and networking events for corporate real estate executives in the world.

WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 18 to Tuesday, Oct. 20

WHERE: Los Angeles Convention Center, 1201 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Mark your calendar to participate in JLL’s special events and conference sessions. Media is welcome.

  • Meet JLL’s experts at JLL’s booth at the Innovation Pavilion, Attendee Environment  #4.
  • 10/18: Fitbit Challenge: Take our wellness survey by 7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 18 and if you are one of the first 100 respondents you will receive a free Fitbit. Sign up for the JLL CoreNet Global Summit Fitbit Challenge, and whoever completes the most steps by Summit’s end will win an iWatch. Survey and sign-up are at JLL’s booth at the Innovation Pavilion, Attendee Environment  #4.
  • 10/19: JLL’s Yoga Class 6:30 a.m. at The JW Marriott in Plaza Room 2-3.
  • 10/19: JLL’s 5K Run at 6:30 a.m. at the plaza entrance of the JW Marriott.

For more in-depth conversations, JLL’s top executives will be available during the show at the firm’s booth at the Innovation Pavilion, Attendee Environment #4 and via phone during and after the conference. Highlighted topics and experts include:

  • Bryan Jacobs: Data & analytics in complex outsourcing environments
  • Bob Best: Workplace sustainability, smart building technology, alternative energy 
  • Maureen Ehrenberg: Outsourcing 4.0, facilities management
  • Bernice Boucher: Employee engagement, workplace strategy and wellbeing

Twitter: Join @JLL and its experts in using the hashtag #CNGLA to stay tuned into Summit news and join the conversation, are you fit for the future? with #smartcre and #fitcre.
LinkedIn: Join the conversation on hot topics with CRE executives and connect with JLL’s LinkedIn group.
Blog: Get an insider’s view on how to become fit for the future on CoreNet Global’s “Summit Talk” blog.
YouTube: See JLL’s latest video commentary on hot topics from the Summit on JLL’s YouTube channel.

Mark your calendar to catch JLL’s experts sharing their insights in the following Summit sessions:

Monday, Oct. 19
• 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. “What’s Changing? The Evolution of Global CRE Trends” John Forrest, Global Director and CEO of Corporate Solutions, Americas; and Benjamin Breslau, International Director, JLL Americas Research
• 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. “Workplace Complexity: ‘The Third Platform’ Impact” Peter Miscovich, Strategy + Innovation, Managing Director, JLL
• 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. “Latin America: Lessons Learned from Implementing Global Workplace Programs” Laura DelaFuente, VP Consulting, Workplace Strategy
• 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. “Are You Equipped for 2018 and Beyond?” Bryan Jacobs, International Director/Principal

Tuesday, Oct. 20
• 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. “Global Portfolio Integration – In Just Six Months!” Chris Beavers, Senior Project Manager, Design & Construction Consulting Services; with Chris Fernandez, National Director, Corporate Solutions; and Peter Miscovich, Strategy + Innovation, Managing Director, JLL
• 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. “Global Innovators: Excellence in Action, Session 2” (AiX) Terry Harris, Managing Director, Innovation & Product Development; and Dana Lemelin, Senior Vice President, Learning & Development 
• 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. “A Global Portfolio: I Can See Clearly Now” Dave Sawdey, Senior Vice President and Director of Business Intelligence; and Meghan Ward, National Director

Glenn LaFollette:, 312-800-3824
Kyle Bauer:, 312-515-3572

About JLL Corporate Solutions
A leader in real estate outsourcing, JLL’s Corporate Solutions business helps corporations and public institutions improve productivity in the cost, efficiency and performance of their national, regional or global real estate portfolios by creating outsourcing partnerships to manage and execute a range of corporate real estate services. This service delivery capability helps corporations improve business performance, particularly as companies turn to outsourcing of real estate activity as a way to manage expenses and enhance profitability.

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About JLL
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. A Fortune 500 company with annual fee revenue of $4.7 billion and gross revenue of $5.4 billion, JLL has more than 230 corporate offices, operates in 80 countries and has a global workforce of approximately 58,000.  On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 3.4 billion square feet, or 316 million square meters, and completed $118 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2014. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $56.0 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit