Student Update

Undergrads Travel to Munich for EXPO REAL
For the third year in a row, a group of enthusiastic undergraduate students from the Wisconsin School of Business traveled to Munich, Germany to attend EXPO REAL, one of the largest real estate conferences in the world. Featuring 500 speakers and 1600 exhibitors, EXPO REAL caters to the full spectrum of the real estate industry, including property consultants, bankers, corporate real-estate managers, and property services providers. The trip was led by Faculty Associate Joe Walsh, who was also a presenter on the EXPO REAL's Career Day panel. Read more.

Real Estate Club Report: Clay Nesler of Johnson Controls Discussed the Redevelopment of the Empire State Building
Clay Nesler, President for Global Energy and Sustainability in the Building Efficiency division of Johnson Controls, recently spoke to the University of Wisconsin Real Estate Club about his opportunity to lead the redevelopment of the iconic Empire State Building in New York. The project is a joint venture between the Clinton Climate Initiative, the Rocky Mountain Institute, Jones Lang LaSalle and Johnson Controls. Read more.

2009 Real Estate Grads Available for Special Projects and Permanent Placement
Wisconsin MBA's and undergraduates are still available for special projects and permanent placement. Hire Wisconsin's industry's best and brightest! For MBA students, contact MBA Career Services at (608) 265-2353 or Sharon McCabe at (608) 890-2493 and for undergraduate students, contact the Business Career Center at (608) 265-3771 or Joe Walsh at (608) 890-2914.

November 2009 Issue

Events Calendar

November 5
Public Listening Session to Gather Input on the Edgewater Redevelopment, Sponsored by the Department of Real Estate
Pyle Center, Madison, WI

November 19
WREAA and Real Estate Club Speaker & Networking Event
Madison, WI

December 8
Regional Roundtable for Graaskamp Board Members
Chicago, IL

December 10
Regional Roundtable for Graaskamp Board Members
Minneapolis, MN

January 4-15, 2010
MBA (2nd year) Trip to Rio de Janeiro & São Paulo, Brazil

January 28
Real Estate Club Innovator Speaker Award
Madison, WI

March 16-19, 2010
MBA (1st year) Trip to MIPIM
Cannes, France

April 14-15, 2010
Spring Board Meeting
Gleacher Center, Chicago, IL

June 3, 2010
Graaskamp Center Regional Dinner Meeting
Madison, WI

June 4, 2010
Annual Housing Conference
Fluno Center, Madison, WI

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