• Canada’s longest running and most prestigious Real Estate Case Competition

    Continuing with the well-established tradition, Developers’ Den, the Schulich International Real Estate Case Competition presented by Schulich’s Brookfield Centre in Real Estate & Infrastructure and the Schulich Real Property Alumni Association returns this winter. Now in its 8th year, the revised format kicks off 28 January 2018 with the final round taking place on 23 March 2018, at the Schulich Campus at York University in Toronto, ON. Students from top MBA schools will take part in an intense two-part case competition where the best and brightest real estate students will showcase their skills before a panel of judges composed of industry leaders, investors, and executives.

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  • 2018 Developers' Den Winners - Schulich MREI. Team members: Bao Nguyen, Jordan Trinder, Alannah Bird and Derek Wei.
    2018 Developers' Den Winners - Schulich MREI. Team members: Bao Nguyen, Jordan Trinder, Alannah Bird and Derek Wei.

Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Developer Level – Competitors’ Lunch & Banquet
  • Investor Level – Competitors’ Breakfast
  • Broker Level – Awards Ceremony
  • Associate Level

For more information contact Christian Petersen at cpetersen@oxfordproperties.com and Phil Ristevski at ristevski@cadillacfairview.com

Past Judges

Michael Brooks


George Carras

President, Real Strategies

Michael J. Cooper

President and Chief Responsible Officer, Dream

Michael R. Emory

President and Chief Executive Officer, Allied Properties REIT

David Gerofsky

CEO, First Gulf

Philip Gillin

Executive Vice-President and Portfolio Manager, Bentall Kennedy (Canada) Limited Partnership and Sun Life Investment Management

Mitchell Goldhar

Chairman of the Board, SmartREIT

Geoff Greyhurst

President, Dorsay Development Corporation

Robert Howald

Executive Vice President, Real Estate, Canada Lands Corporation

Jeff Hull

President, Hullmark

Colin Johnston

President, Research, Valuation & Advisory, Altus

Paul Morassutti

EVP and Executive Managing Director, CBRE

Jim Ritchie

Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Tridel

Stephen Sender

Trustee, H&R REIT

Avi Tesciuba

Senior Managing Director, Country Head / Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Hines

Michael Turner

EVP, Oxford Properties Group

Blair Welch

Partner & Co-Founder, Slate Asset Management


Christine Trinh or Christian Petersen at: developersden@schulich.yorku.ca