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Trascent Global Events

Trascent’s annual events bring together CRE/FM experts and leaders to discuss today’s hottest topics and most urgent challenges. Attendees hear unique ideas, deep insights and success stories from thought leaders in a collaborative and stimulating environment.

Follow the links below for 2018 Global Conference highlights. 

Global Events Schedule


Held September, 2018 - New York City, USA

Hosted by WeWork Bryant Park, 2018's CRE/FM Americas Conference was the 30th Trascent Global Conference. Trascent’s invitation-only conferences brought together heads of corporate real estate & facilities management, sourcing, procurement and operations in an dynamic and discussion-driven forum.

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Held November, 2018 - Paris, France

WeWork Paris hosted Trascent’s 2018 European CRE/FM Conference. Focusing on “Technology Driven Innovation”, the conference provided senior executives with the opportunity to exchange ideas, learn new models and sharpen their focus on key trends, best practices and emerging opportunities.

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Held December, 2018 - Singapore

BASF Singapore hosted Trascent's Asia Pacific end-user only conference on its return to Singapore in 2018. Consistently rated as the industry’s premier event, the focus was on sharing thought leadership, lessons learned, best practices and market intelligence.

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What Past Attendees Are Saying 

Very open feedback, participative and refreshing. Well done!

This, by far, is the only conference of it’s type. Great to hear peers!

I cannot imagine missing this conference. Best trip I make every year

Excellent discussion, very relevant. good question & participation from audience. Appreciated “real world” examples, not just theory.

Thought provoking data driven, sophisticated, excellent variety of end users.

Good discussion, interactive & excellent networking opportunity.

Best of class, a better model for interfacing with “like minded” executives.

Trascent is comprised of very impressive subject matter experts.

I am taking a lot back to think about and discuss with my leaders and team. This always gets me inspired.

Informative, fun, stimulating conversation and great people.

CRE/FM Outsourcing in a Technology Driven Environment – Managing Complexity from a Legal and Operational Viewpoint

A Joint Webinar

Rakesh Kishan, Managing Principal, Trascent and Kevin Rang, Partner, Mayer Brown discuss how facilities management agreements and related transactions need to reflect the growing transformational role of technology and the risks that technology creates, including data and related compliance obligations, intellectual property rights, new risks and liabilities, post-termination rights and termination charges.

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Trascent Webinars

Trascent Webinars feature relevant and thought-provoking topics facing the CRE/FM market today. Stay tuned for a series of new upcoming webinars in 2018.

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Trascent @ Industry Events

CoreNet Global, Singapore Chapter – Annual Symposium 2018

November 15, 2018, Singapore

Trascent’s Managing Principal, APAC, Ty Fastovksy and Managing Director, David Jones, hosted a Trascent table and interactive workshop at this year’s event. The symposium theme focused on Business Metamorphosis: Re-thinking CRE. For more information on this event, visit:

Lab Asset & Facility Management in Pharma Summit

October 31, 2018, Boston, MA

Trascent’s Managing Directors Monte Marcum and Nate Erpestad will be conducting and sharing their expert perspectives and case studies in an exclusive Breakfast Deep Dive Workshop “In-source or Outsource? Considerations to Establish & Operated a Maintenance Program” at Hanson Wade’s Lab Asset & Facility Management in Pharma Summit. For more information and to register for this event, visit:

2018 CoreNet Global Summit – Boston

October 12-17, 2018, Boston, MA

Visit Trascent at Booth #1824! Trascent will be exhibiting at CoreNet’s Global Summit in Boston. Come visit us on the main exhibition floor to find out more about Trascent and speak to our colleagues about pressing industry issues.

2018 CoreNet Global Summit – Madrid

September 24-27, 2018, Madrid, Spain

Rakesh Kishan, Managing Principal Americas & EMEA, Trascent and Paolo Passi, Strategic Sourcing Director Professional & Business Services, Heineken International, will present ‘Leveraged FM at Heineken: Leading Through Alignment and Influence’ on Thursday, 27 September. This discussion will highlight key change management challenges in transitioning to a new, enterprise leveraged model that balances global consistency with local customization.

Mayer Brown’s 12th Annual Technology Transactions Conference: Thriving in an Age of Digital Transformation

May 8th, 2018, Chicago, IL

Rakesh Kishan, Managing Principal Americas & EMEA, Trascent will be a panelist at Mayer Brown’s annual interactive CLE conference. Mr. Kishan will offer his expertise in the session exploring “How Technology is Revolutionizing Property Use and Management”. The conference as a whole will focus on challenges and opportunities in technology transactions. Interested in attending this invite-only event? Follow this link for information.

2018 CoreNet Global Summit – Singapore

March 12-15, 2018, Singapore

Our APAC team was a part of the record 750 attendees at this Asia Pacific event. Technology was the key topic of the Summit with great sessions on data governance, AI and blockchain as it affects CRE.

IFMA World Workplace India 2018

March 15-16, 2018, Mumbai, India

Ty Fastovsky, Managing Principal APAC, Trascent, presented ‘IFM Outsourcing: Best Practices and Next Generation Trends’. This session explored best practices in IFM outsourcing, how to structure and get the most value out of an IFM deal, as well as exploring next generation trends in IFM. Renewal strategies and how companies typically approach incumbent suppliers in a renewal deal were also discussed.

Trascent invite-only conferences are attended by over 150 leading companies from across the globe.

Companies that have attended Trascent Conferences.


American Express










Johnson & Johnson

Procter & Gamble





United Technologies

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