The Association for Real Estate Securitization (ARES) is delighted to invite you to our Real Estate Investment Forum 2012 ‘Changing Position of Japan in the Asian Real Estate Investment Market’ on Wednesday, 12 September at Imperial Hotel Tokyo. The forum focuses on Japanese and Asia-Pacific real estate investment market as well as cross-border investment trends. A selection of distinguished speakers and panels from industry, government and academia will share their insights on these topics. Please enjoy this special opportunity to gather information about the latest trends and enhance your networking with business leaders and professionals.


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Co-organized by: Real Estate Equity Securitization Alliance (REESA)

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Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Keidanren (Japan Business Federation)

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Who should attend?

Institutional Investors (domestic and overseas), Members of related organizations,
ARES members, ARES Certified Masters, etc.

Participation Fee

Institutional Investors and other overseas participants are entitled to complimentary registration.


Imperial Hotel Tokyo


Imperial Hotel Tokyo is offering special room rates for Forum participants (JPY 25,000 for single occupancy and JPY 30,000 for double occupancy, exclusive of 10% service charge, 5.5% Consumption Tax and Accommodation Tax).
You must register for the Forum in order to get the login information for the special reservation site.

Organizing Committee Members

Hiromichi Iwasa
Chairman and CEO, Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd.
Vice Chairman
Atsushi Takahashi
Senior Adviser, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited
Vice Chairman
Kiyoshi Kanazashi
President & CEO, Tokyu Land Corporation
Vice Chairman
Nobuyuki Koga
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Nomura Securities Co., Ltd.
Vice Chairman
Keiji Kimura
Chairman & Representative Director, Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd.
Vice Chairman
Katsunori Nagayasu
Chairman, The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.
Vice Chairman
Ken Kobayashi
President and CEO, Mitsubishi Corporation
Eiji Watanabe President & CEO, SMBC NIKKO SECURITIES INC.
Makoto Inoue President and COO, ORIX Corporation
Kenichi Onodera President, Sumitomo Realty & Development Co., Ltd.
Hitoshi Tsunekage President, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited
Makoto Hatanaka CHAIRMAN & DIRECTOR, Tokyo Tatemono Co., Ltd.
Kamezo Nakai President, Nomura Real Estate Development Co., Ltd.
Keisuke Yokoo Advisor, Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.
Takeshi Kunibe President (Representative Director), Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
Hiroshi Katayama CEO and President, Japan Real Estate Asset Management Co., Ltd.
Kenichi Tanaka President & CEO, Nippon Building Fund Management Ltd.
Takahiro Moriguchi Chairman, JPMorgan Securities Japan Co., Ltd.
Takashi Hibino President, Daiwa Securities Capital Markets Co.Ltd.
Toru Shiraishi President, OBAYASHI CORPORATION
Shin Ushijima Senior Partner, USHIJIMA & PARTNERS
Shigeru Sugimoto Representative Director, Sakura Horwath & Co.
Hiroshi Matsumoto President, The Norinchukin Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.