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Digital real estate innovators to meet in NYC

Real Estate Connect '05/New York City slated for Jan. 9-11

Emerging trends in the real estate industry's use of digital technologies, online lead generation, the move toward paperless transactions and innovative uses of new media content will be among the featured topics at Real Estate Connect '05/New York City, set for January 9-11, 2005 at the historic Waldorf Astoria hotel. Topping the conference agenda will be James Surowiecki, staff writer and columnist at The New Yorker and author of "The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many Are Smarter Than the Few and How Collective Wisdom Shapes Business, Economies, Societies and Nations;" and Stanford University law professor Lawrence Lessig, author of "The Future of Ideas." Other speakers will include Van Davis, CEO and president, Foxtons North America; Lockhart Steele, publisher,; Richard Sommer, CEO, HomeGain; Craig Newmark, CEO, Craigslist; Declan Dunn, CEO and founder, Dunn Direct Group; Shawn Collins, president and CEO, Shawn Collins Consulting; Thomas Reddin, CEO, IAC Financial Service...