Power Packed Sessions

08:30 AM
REGISTRATION & WELCOME REFRESHMENTS
09:35 AM
WELCOME REMARKS BY LEX WITNESS
09:45 AM
OPENING REMARKS BY DR. LALIT BHASIN, PRESIDENT, SILF & BAI
10:00 AM
INDIA’S REAL ESTATE 3.0 – NAZAR NAHN NAZARIYE KI BAAT?

The Policy Trishul – DeMo, RERA, GST – Impact Assessment
The Indian RE Trends – Past, Present & Future
Indian Commercial Estate Boom – Logistics, Warehousing, Retail, Hospitality & Infrastructure

Co-Working & Emerging Co-Living Business Models – Trails and Problems
Unlocking the value through JV’s & JDA’s – Regulatory Constraints & Packaging of Deals
Leasing Models for Residential RE – Innovative Business Model?

Augmented Reality – Setting Benchmarks For On-demand Real Estate Business?
Residential Real Estate – House Arrest Continues?
Affordable Housing – Only Icing and No Cakes?
Smart Initiatives – Lacking Smart Deployment?

11:00 AM
NETWORKING BREAK
11:30 AM
FOCUSSED PRESENTATION BY DELOITTE INDIA
11:50 AM
THE FANATIC FUNDING & INVESTMENT CRIES – ACHE DIN AYENGE?

Untapping Alternative Funding Routes – GoI Policies & More
The NBFC Crisis – Enforcement & Regulatory Challenges
1 Billion Dollar & Counting – PE Investments – An Angel Within?
Combating NBFC Nasty Nods – Rs 1.7 Trillion & Counting?
Govt Sops – A Ray of Hope?
RBI Statement – Regulatory Changes Proposed wrt Debt Funding – Cheery Times Ahead?

REITs – Bringing Hope to Cash-Strapped Indian Real Estate?
The Blackstone-Embassy REIT – A Chin Up for India’s RE?
REIT Amendment Regulations 2018 – Impact Assessment
SEBI Guidelines on REITs and InvITs – Eased the Process of Public Issue?
IBBI Rules – RVI & IVS – A Parallel to REITS?
The REIT Negative – Lack of Good Quality Stabilised Assets?

01:00 PM
NETWORKING LUNCH
02:00 PM
DISPUTE RESOLUTION – BEHAS SE SAMJHAUTE TAK!

Litigation Strategies for RE Matters
The Fine Line Difference – RE, Construction & Infrastructure DR Approaches
Litigation Vs. Arbitration – Who’s Cheese Is It?

Success Secrets to A Litigation Proof Contract
Dispute Resolution in Indian RE – Is Arbitrator the New Hero?
The Arbitrator’s Fees – Defining Parameters within the Limits

Section 11(6A) of Arbitration And Conciliation Act – Clarification Over Factual Queries
Amendment to Section 28(3) of Arbitration & Conciliation Act – More Power to You?
Recent SC Rules on Arbitrability of Consumer Disputes
Impact of DMRC Judgement on Appointment of Arbitrators
Combating Contracts having Bar to Grant Interests

Contracting for Construction Mandates
FIDIC Contracts – Key Trends & Challenges Within
Dispute Resolution & FIDIC Contracting
Claiming Cost Escalations due to Delays – Court’s View

Recent SC Rulings wrt Determining Award Interests
HRD Judgement and Impartiality Check on Arbitrators

Disallowance of Arbitration Clauses wrt Land Control Act related Matters – Deadlock Ahead?
MNCs Seeking Arbitration in Commercial Lease – A Blindspot and Business Dampener for Indian Reew? Need to Restructure existing project loans with a moratorium?

03:00 PM
THE REGULATORY MENACE – APNA TIME AYEGA 🙂

Identifying & Unleashing Opportunities in Distressed Assets
RERA & IBC – Interplay, Conflicts, and Mutuals
Allottees’ Rights under IBC and Section 18 RERA
Homebuyers as Financial Creditors – Overcooking the IBC Recipe?

Single Window Clearances – A Dire Need?
Environmental Laws & Impact on Realtor

Parallel Increase in prices and Allegation of Cartelization:
Inferring from Circumstantial Evidence – Result of Cartel conduct or Benign Conduct?

The Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Ordinance, 2019 – Yet Another Violent Hit?
Section 14(3)(c) of the Specific Relief Act, 1963 – Anomalies Involved
NCDRC ‘Force Majeure’ in Real Estate Projects
Mutation Entries on Revenue Records – Non-Assured Title?
Ind AS 115 – Revenue Recognition by Real Estate Entities – An Utmost Requirement?

Impact of GST on the Indian RE Sector
Tax on Leased Unsold Property – Ambiguous Enough?
GST Considerations in Contracting – Supply/Services/Divisible/Indivisible etc.
EPC Contracts – Availing Tax Credits – A Puzzle in Place?
GST Rate Cuts – Benefits & Other Parallels

04:00 PM
THE RERA REPORT CARD – PASS YA FAIL?

One Nation – One RERA – Too Good to be True? Enforcement Opaqueness
RERA Education & Awareness Issues – Authority – Industry – Consumer – Need to Raise the Bar?
Project Reviews by RERA – A Real-time Check
RERA, IBC, PBPT & The Judiciary – Regulatory Activism & Collision for Realtors?
Forum Shopping – A Confusion Galore?
Statutory Template – Agreements for Sale – Lacks Developers’ Perspectives?

The RERA Bias – More Consumer Driven?
Compensation as provided under Section 71 of RERA – Challenges Involved
Refund as Enumerated under Section 37 of RERA – Clearing the Clouds
Extension to Project Deadlines – In Need of Liberal Considerations?

Section 12 & Section 18 RERA – One Transaction in Two Different Stages?
RERA – A Toothless Body? Consumer Cries & More
Defining an Ongoing Project – Reasonable Enough?
Appellate Authority – A Dream Yet to Come True?
70% Separate Account – One Account per Lender?
‘Society’ – Whether a Promoter or an Allottee?

05:00 PM
GALA LUCKY DRAW FOLLOWED BY CHAI PE CHARCHA!

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