Media Advisory - CIBC to host leading Real Estate executives at its 18th annual Real Estate Conference

Media Advisory - CIBC to host leading Real Estate executives at its 18th 
annual Real Estate Conference 
More than 400 North American Real Estate investors and executives to attend 
TORONTO, April 4, 2013 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) - CIBC will host its 
18(th) annual Real Estate Conference on Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at the 
Fairmont Royal York. 
The conference will feature three panel discussions that will focus on key 
issues facing the industry. 
The Transaction Landscape/Property Markets Panel will look at recent and 
expected trends in commercial real estate related to property markets in the 
corporate merger and acquisitionarena. 
Moderators: Scott Antoniak, Executive Director, Canadian Real Estate 
Investment Banking, CIBC World Markets Inc. and Melissa Li, Executive 
Director, Mergers & Acquisitions, CIBC World Markets Inc. 
Panelists: Jon Love, Managing Partner, KingSett Capital Inc; Armin Martens, 
President & Chief Executive Officer, Artis REIT; Bradley Trotter, Managing 
Director, GE Real Estate Capital; Blair Welch, Managing Partner, Slate 
Properties Inc; and Paul Zemla, Chief Investment Officer, Bentall Kennedy 
(Canada) LP. 
The Canadian Retail Landscape Panel will discuss the changes and increased 
competition in Canada's retail space. 
Moderators: Alex Avery, Executive Director, Institutional Equity Research, 
CIBC World Markets Inc. and Allan Kimberley, Managing Director & Vice Chair, 
Canadian Real Estate Investment Banking, CIBC World Markets Inc. 
Panelists: Donald Clow, President and Chief Executive Officer, Crombie REIT; 
Dori Segal, President and Chief Executive Officer, First Capital Realty Inc; 
Michael Turner, Senior Vice-President, Real Estate Management, Oxford 
Properties Group; and Frederic Waks, Executive Vice-President and Chief 
Operating Officer, RioCan REIT. 
The Globalization of Real Estate and Capital Flows Panel will examine 
financing and investing in equity and debt securities in the real estate space. 
Moderators: Jeff Appleby, Executive Director, Canadian Real Estate Investment 
Banking, CIBC World Markets Inc. and Dan Nowlan, Managing Director & Co-Head, 
Equity Capital Markets, CIBC World Markets Inc. 
Panelists: Thomas Farley, President & Chief Operating Officer, Brookfield 
Office Properties Inc; Russell Goin, Executive Vice-President, Investments, 
Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited; Patrick Handreke, President & Chief 
Executive Officer, Northam Realty Advisors Limited; Robert Landin, Chief 
Executive Officer, Milestone Apartments Real Estate Investment Trust; and 
Michael Missaghie, Portfolio Manager, Sentry Investments. 
The conference will open with a market overview presented by Chris Bell and 
Mark Johnson, Managing Directors and Group Co-Heads, Canadian Real Estate 
Investment Banking, CIBC World Markets Inc. Avery Shenfeld, Chief Economist at 
CIBC will also provide an overview of the global economy and the outlook for 
the North American Real Estate market. 
The event is by invitation only. Media wishing to attend are required to 
register in advance by calling (416) 980-4048. More information on the 
conference, including an agenda and a list of presenting companies can be 
found at: http://conferences.cibcwm.com/login.asp?cid=REALESTATE2013 (password 
REIB13). A live audiocast will be available from this link on the day of the 
conference. 
CIBC's wholesale banking business provides a range of integrated credit and 
capital markets products, and investment banking to clients in key financial 
markets in North America and around the world. We provide innovative capital 
solutions and advisory expertise across a wide range of industries as well as 
top-ranked research for our corporate, government and institutional clients. 
Media contact: Tom Wallis, Communications and Public Affairs, CIBC at  (416) 
980-4048 /tom.wallis@cibc.com 
SOURCE: CIBC 
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