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Housing Event of 2013: Keynote Speaker

Posted by Thea Scrimger on Feb 26, 2013 2:23:00 PM

Make sure not to miss the housing event of 2013. Carson Dunlop is pleased to announce the 2013 Industry Outlook: What Real Estate Professionals Need to Know, an exclusive event designed for real estate professionals in the Greater Toronto Area. Join us on March 7th from 1:30pm until 4:30pm at the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga where our panel of experts will be discussing several areas related to the forecast for the 2013 housing market.

Hosted by Graham Clarke, the Vice President of Engineering at Carson Dunlop, this free event promises to be very informative. As March 7th approaches, we will be showcasing our prestigious speakers, like we have done earlier this month with featured speakers Alex Weiner and Dr. James Scott.


Keynote Speaker: Derek Holt

DerekHoltDerek Holt is Vice President of Scotiabank Economics in Toronto. He will be speaking on “The 2013 Housing Market: What to Expect”. He is responsible for applying global economic and capital market forecasts and research while serving the dealer setting, major bank clients, and Scotiabank’s senior management.  He joined Scotiabank’s trading floor from a senior role with another Canadian bank where he handled macroeconomic, financial market, regional, fiscal, and financial industry research and forecasts. He has split his career in both bank and capital market settings. Derek is also a past chairman of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce’s finance and taxation committee. He is married with a young son, and holds an Honours BA in Economics, an MA in Economics, an MBA in Finance and the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.


Additional Topics and Speakers Include: 

  • Putting Mold In Perspective – given by Dr. James Scott, World Leader in Fungal Research and Occupational Hygiene, and Founder, Owner and Chief Scientific officer, Sporometrics
  • How Home Insurance Claims Data Can Help Your Clients – given by Alex Weiner, President, HomeVerified
  • The Future of Home Inspection – given by Brian Bell



Event Details

When: March 7th, 2013
Time: 1:30pm until 4:30pm
Venue: The Living Arts Centre, Mississauga – 4141 Living Arts Drive


Seating for this event is limited, so please click here to register and secure your space.

Topics: Home Inspection, Speaker Series, Carson Dunlop