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LA Opportunity Zones

What Impact Will OZs Actually Have & Ensuring the Right People Are Benefitted

Event Ended On: Tuesday August 13 2019

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Speakers and Panels

Keynote

Fiona Ma

Fiona Ma

Treasurer, State of California

Strategic Implementation & Community Development

How To Ensure OZs Effectively Benefit all Los Angeloneans

Daryl Carter

Daryl Carter

CEO, Avanath Capital
Jacqueline Waggoner

Jacqueline Waggoner

VP & Market Leader, Enterprise Community Partners
Larry Kosmont

Larry Kosmont

CEO, Kosmont Companies
Beth Mullen

Beth Mullen

Partner, CohnReznick
Neil Faden

Neil Faden

Partner, Manatt, Phelps, & Phillips
Bryan Shaffer
Moderator

Bryan Shaffer

Principal & Managing Director, George Smith Partners

OZ Impact

Will Opportunity Zones Actually Influence Development?

Scott Gale

Scott Gale

President, Ventus Group

Policy and Regulations

What do You Need to Know about New Regs & How Will California Interpret the Program?

David Meulmester

David Meulmester

Partner in Charge, Orange County Tax Practice, KPMG
Sandy Presant

Sandy Presant

Co- Chair, Global Real Estate Funds Practice, Greenberg Traurig

Venue

The L.A. Grand Hotel Downtown
333 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Ballroom: Pacific Ballroom, 2nd Floor

Parking Information: $15.00 valet, daily per car, and $4.00 per 15 minutes otherwise

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Agenda

Time Activity
8:00 AM
9:00 AM
Breakfast, Coffee & Networking
9:00 AM
9:10 AM
Keynote: Fiona Ma, Treasurer, State of California
9:10 AM
9:40 AM
Strategic Implementation & Community Development
How To Ensure OZs Effectively Benefit all Los Angeloneans
9:40 AM
10:10 AM
OZ Impact
Will Opportunity Zones Actually Influence Development?
10:10 AM
10:40 AM
Policy and Regulations
What do You Need to Know about New Regs & How Will California Interpret the Program?
10:40 AM
11:00 AM
More Networking!

Summary

  1. What do the second round of regulations mean for Los Angeles Opportunity Zone Investments?
  2. How substantial of an impact will the program actually make on development in Los Angeles?
  3. How should you interpret the current regulations, and which ones still require clarity?
  4. Will Opportunity Zones incentivize development of affordable housing as well as market rate multifamily? How do we ensure the program benefits all Los Angeloneans?
  5. What types of investors and projects will actually benefit from Opportunity Zones?