West 8 joins event ‘Real Estate Weekend @Harvard’

West 8 New York Creative Director / Liaison, Daniel Vasini joined this year’s edition of Real Estate Weekend @Harvard, a series of events jointly presented by the Real Estate & Development Club of The Graduate School of Design and The Real Estate Club of Harvard Business School.

On Sunday March 25, Daniel joined the discussion panel Development_REshape – “Cities within Cities” hosted by moderator Arthur J. Mirante II of Alison Young. Panel speakers included also Michael Samuelian, President and CEO of the Trust for Governors Island, Phil Wharton, Executive Vice President of RXR Realty, CBRE’s Executive Managing Director of Retail Advisory & Transaction Services in the Americas, Anthony Buono and Ivy Greaner, a leader in real estate and investment in the San Francisco Bay Area and Florida.

Speakers discussed about what’s next after Hudson Yards for massive mixed-use developments that are effectively “cities within cities”. This panel aimed to examine future trends and the next wave of transformational projects that are currently being contemplated.