Presentations

by Barry B. LePatner unless indicated otherwise.

Green Office panel

03/11/2011

Sponsored by: Schein

Brad Cronk, LePatners Director of Project Strategy, moderated the Green Office panel at the Law & Office Conference sponsored by Schein Media on March 11, 2009. The conference focused on the needs of law firms real estate needs in a challenging economy. The Green Office panel discussed a wide range of topics including what green design features work for law firm offices, what is the cost of building green, and how law firms can retrofit their existing facility operations to be more energy efficient and green.

 

Real Estate Outlook 2006: Are We Entering A New Economic Cycle?

06/08/2008

Sponsored by: LePatner & Associates

New York’s corporate executives, real estate developers and design professional leaders attended LePatner & Associates’ Fourth Annual Secrets of the Expert Advisors Executive Seminar Series. Real Estate Outlook: Are We Entering A New Economic Cycle? was co-sponsored by The Rampart Group, Sterling National Bank, Berdon LLP and LePatner at the University Club in midtown Manhattan on Thursday, June 8, 2006. Barry LePatner moderated a panel that included: Rosemary Scanlon, an associate professor of economics at NYU and a consultant in urban and regional economics; John Powers, chairman of the NY Tri-State Region of CB Richard Ellis; and Stuart Match Suna, co-owner and president of Silvercup Studios in Long Island City. Click here to download the full seminar transcript.

 

Taking Broken Buildings, Busted Budgets message on the road

04/13/2008

Sponsored by: Lepatner

Barry LePatner is Taking his Broken Buildings, Busted Budgets message on the road speaking before industry groups representing owners, contractors, and design professionals. He recently presented before sold out audiences for REBNY, the National Realty Council and the Long Island Association. He has upcoming keynotes at the FIATECH conference in New Orleans March 31, the COAA in St. Louis May 8, the CMAA in Baltimore May 19, and the CFMA conference in Orlando May 20. The Long Island Association had this to say about LePatner’s presentation:

“LePatner was an excellent and effective speaker….his lucid and provocative presentation retained the interest of our audience…and triggered a stimulating discussion among panelists and audience members…”

 

State of Affairs

04/11/2008

Sponsored by: NPR

On March 11. 2008, LePatner was a guest on NPR’s “State of Affairs,” an hour-long public affairs program, discussing the issues raised by Broken Buildings, Busted Budgets. A Kentucky contractor weighed in on the interview and call-in listeners further enlivened the conversation. Listen here.

 

America’s Construction Crisis

04/04/2008

Sponsored by: LePatner

LePatner presented  “America’s Construction Crisis: Can Broken Buildings and Busted Budgets Be Fixed?” a webinar sponsored by national accounting firm Deloitte on March 4, 2008. Over 650 attendees listened in. 

 

America’s Construction Crisis:

04/08/2008

Sponsored by: LePatner

LePatner presented “America’s Construction Crisis: Can Broken Buildings and Busted Budgets Be Fixed?” a webinar sponsored by the Project Management Institute’s Metrics Specific Interest Group on April 8, 2008. 

 

America’s Construction Crisis

04/04/2008

Sponsored by: LePatner

LePatner presented  “America’s Construction Crisis: Can Broken Buildings and Busted Budgets Be Fixed?” a webinar sponsored by national accounting firm Deloitte on March 4, 2008. Over 650 attendees listened in. 

 

America’s Construction Crisis:

04/08/2008

Sponsored by: LePatner

LePatner presented “America’s Construction Crisis: Can Broken Buildings and Busted Budgets Be Fixed?” a webinar sponsored by the Project Management Institute’s Metrics Specific Interest Group on April 8, 2008. 

 

Legal Issues for New York Professional Engineers

01/19/2007

Sponsored by: Alex Ferrini, Ronald Feingold and David Esterman

Alex Ferrini, Ronald Feingold and David Esterman presented Legal Issues for New York Professional Engineers on January 19, 2007 in White Plains, New York. The full day seminar will explore topics including: New York State licensing and renewal requirements; the New York Board of Professional Engineering’s duties, rules and regulations; defining unauthorized and unlicensed practice; the Board’s procedures for initiating investigations and taking disciplinary action; defining professional conduct by and between engineers including out-of-state practice procedures; understanding insurance, liability and malpractice issues and avoiding potential professional liability claims; and how to act as a fact and/or expert witness in a civil litigation.

 

Real Estate Outlook 2005: Is the Rebound for Real?

04/06/2005

Sponsored by: LePatner & Associates

Over 250 corporate executives, real estate developers and design professionals showed up to LePatner & Associates Third Annual Secrets of the Expert Advisors Executive Seminar Series,“Real Estate Outlook: Is the Rebound for Real?” The seminar was co-sponsored by The Rampart Group, Sterling National Bank, Berdon LLP and LePatner on April 6, 2005 at the University Club in midtown Manhattan. Barry LePatner moderated a panel that included: Stuart Varney, noted business journalist for Fox News; Steven Spinola, President of the Real Estate Board of New York; and Michael T. Cohen, Chairman of GVA Williams and President and CEO of Williams Real Estate Co., Inc.
The Summer 2005 LePatner Report provides an overview of the event and excerpts from each speakers’ presentation.

 

Advances in Environmental Mold Issues in New York

04/15/2003

Sponsored by: David Pfeffer, John Hunt, along with Charles Schnugg of Testwell Laboratories

Advances in Environmental Mold Issues in New York David Pfeffer and John Hunt, along with Charles Schnugg of Testwell Laboratories, presented “Advances in Environmental Mold Issues in New York,” a full day seminar sponsored by Lorman Education Services in White Plains, New York on April 15, 2003.

 

AIA National Convention 2002

05/08/2002

Sponsored by:

“Liability v. Profitability: Protecting Yourself While Increasing Your Design and Administration Profits.” David J. Pfeffer, Esq. and Roy R. Pachecano, AIA.
Speaker, “Identifying Risk in an Alliance”, seminar on Strategic Alliances sponsored by the American Institute of Architects in Washington D.C., 2001.

 

Secure Space Executive Seminar

04/30/2002

Sponsored by: BBL&A, along with co-sponsors Sterling National Bank and Berdon LLP

BBL&A, along with co-sponsors Sterling National Bank and Berdon LLP, presented an executive seminar for corporate tenants, real estate, design and construction professionals entitled Secure Space: An Action Plan for Increased Security in Commercial Buildings on April 30, 2002 at The Cornell Club in New York City. Click here to link to Barry B. LePatner’s presentation.

 

Law for Design Professionals

01/24/2001

Sponsored by: Lorman Education Services

Law for Design Professionals, January 24, 2001. Marriott Marquis, New York City. Sponsored by Lorman Education Services. Lina G. Telese, Esq. and David Pfeffer, Esq.

 

Construction Management / Design-Build in New York

11/14/2001

Sponsored by: Lorman Education Services

Construction Management / Design-Build in New York,November 14, 2001. Crowne Plaza Hotel, White Plains, New York. Sponsored by Lorman Education Services.

 

Law for Design Professionals

01/20/2000

Sponsored by: Lorman Education Services

Law for Design Professionals, January 25, 2000, Hotel Pennsylvania, New York City. Sponsored by Lorman Education Services. C. Bradley Cronk, RA and David Pfeffer, Esq.
Speaker, “Marketing Strategies and Presentation Skills,” with A. Eugene Kohn, FAIA and others, Harvard Graduate School of Design, 1992-2003. See the article ”Does Better & Faster Equal Smarter?” a roundtable discussion from the August 2000 seminar.

Speaker, “Strategic Alliances,” Society for Marketing Professional Services, Atlanta conference, November 2000.
Keynote Speaker, “Good Business Doesn’t Have to be Boring,” American Institute of Architects Tennessee Chapter, September 1998 Design Juror and Speaker, “Negotiations: The Professional’s Test,” North Carolina American Institute of Architects Awards Ceremony, July 1997, Hilton Head, SC

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