News Current events and news about the Real Estate Competence Center are posted here. These announcements include the publication of studies, expert lectures and other important events. In the executive education course ”Fit for Alternative Investments” in spring 2020, Prof. Dr. Roland Füss will speak about the real estate asset class and art investments on behalf of the Swiss Institute of Banking and Finance. The registration window is still open. 17 January 2020 Prof. Dr. Roland Füss was nominated as Weimer School Fellow of the prestigious US Homer Hoyt Institute. He presented his current research at the annual Session of the Weimer School of Advanced Studies in Real Estate and Land Economics in mid-January 2020. 7 October 2019 On behalf of Consus Immobilien GmBH, one of the largest real estate developers in Germany, Prof. Dr. Roland Füss gave a lecture on the capital market’s valuation of REITs and real estate developers at the Expo Real 2019 in Munich. The results of the working paper and the presentation were the subject of an article in the Handelsblatt. 23 Mai 2019 At a VIS general meeting, Prof. Dr. Roland Füss and Daniel Sager (Meta-Sys AG) presented the results of their study on the initiative for "More Affordable Housing". The NZZ dedicated its own article to the result. 29 March 2019 Once again in 2019, Prof. Dr. Roland Füss was juror for the Career Award 2019 of the DZ Bank Group. 17 October 2018 At the 2018 Business School Conference of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Prof. Roland Füss was the keynote speaker and opened the conference with his lecture on the volatility of house prices.