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Real Estate Connect Speaker Profile: Thijs Stoffer

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Thijs Stoffer is CEO at the International Consortium of Real Estate Associations (ICREA), a global alliance of national real estate organizations that includes the National Association of Realtors. He had worked as a consultant to the organization since 2004 before he took the CEO position last year. A resident of Switzerland, Stoffer is also the managing director of European operations for contraco, an information technology and services company, and is the owner of management consulting companies Stoffer Consulting GmbH and Enitel AG. He also managed strategic communications and international business relations for the Dutch professional real estate association. He will speak during a panel discussion, "Form Global Partnerships and Earn Referral Business," at the Inman News Real Estate Connect conference in New York, which runs from Jan. 7-9, 2009. Stoffer responded to a series of questions posed by Inman News: What do you see happening in the real estate marke...