The 10th edition of the Realty Plus Conclave & Excellence Awards – South in Bengaluru concluded on a grand note on November 22, 2018. The event gathering of almost 200 delegates included the top Builders, Developers, Realtors, Architects & Designers, Planners and Entrepreneurs in the realty space.The 10th edition of the Realty Plus Conclave & Excellence Awards – South on November 22nd, 2018 at Hotel Taj MG Road, Bengaluru started with the Conclave based on the theme- “Indian Realty: Stealing the Spotlight” The Experts Session on “South India's Real Estate Hotspots: What's Trending” comprising eminent personalities like - Joe Verghese Managing Director – India Colliers International, Farook Mahmood President FIABCI International, Srinivasan Subramanian, CEO-SNN Builders Pvt. Ltd., Ramani Sastri, CMD -Sterling Developers, Balakrishna Hegde, Managing Director - Chartered Housing and Pankaj Kapoor, Founder & MD, Liases Foras (Mumbai) discussed the trends in South Indian real estate including infrastructure challenges, the unplanned growth of the city and the emerging micro markets of Bengaluru.. The Panel Discussion on – “Developer’s Key to Success: Survival to Flourishing” moderated by Jayesh Kariya, Partner – International Tax & Regulatory, BSR & Associates from Mumbai with prominent speakers like - Murali Malayappan, Managing Director Shriram Properties Pvt Ltd, Adarsh Narhari, MD & CEO - Mantri Primus Lifespaces, JC Sharma, Vice-Chairman & Managing Director - Sobha Ltd, Ashish Puravankara, President CREDAI Bengaluru & MD, Puravankara Limited and Suresh Hari, Vice President CREDAI Bengaluru & CEO Vishal Builders & Promoters talked about the strategies being adopted by developers in the current scenario. The Realty+ Converse – A Fireside Session deliberated on "Navigating the Confluence of Design & Real-estate, Rrenowned Ar Sekar James, Principal Architect & MD, Masterplan Landscapes Architects discussed various topics related to design, marketing and sustainability with Ar Ajay Gupta Executive Director -KGD Architecture, Ar Manish Dixit, Founder & Principal Aum Architects Mumbai and S Vishwanath Founder, Rainwater Harvesting Club &Founder & Director Biome Environment Solutions. The Conclave concluded with Realty+ PropTech Summit - a very interesting plenary session on the hot topic of today “The Rise & Fall of PropTech in Real-estate” moderated by Amit Wadhwani, Managing Director- Sai Estate Consultants, Mumbai. The expert speakers Nirupa Shankar, Executive Director Brigade Enterprises Ltd.,Avinash K. Gautam, CEO -Silvan Innovation Labs Pvt. Ltd., Akshay Dewani, CEO- Residential & Partner – Assetz Property Group, Dinesh Malkani, Founder & CEO- Smarten Spaces, Darshan Govindaraju. Director - Vaishnavi Group and Aji Issac Mathew, Founder & Managing Director -Techshu.com from Kolkata, concurred that Prop-Tech is here to stay and is the future of real estate. The Glittering Awards evening was graced by dignitaries Shri Ashok Kheny (former MLA - Bidar South), Managing Director, Nandi Infrastructure Corridor Enterprise Ltd. (NICE) and Shri Dhananjay CM, Ex-Chairman, Karnataka State Industrial & Infrastructure Development Corp. (KSIIDC) who also presented the Realty Plus Coffee Table Book – “Homes for All”- India’s Top 100 Affordable Housing Projects. Shri Ashok Kheny in his address emphasized on developing not only smart cities but also smart citizens. He along with Shri Dhananjaya also presented the “Scroll of Honour” felicitation to Ashish Puravankara, President CREDAI Bengaluru & MD, Puravankara Limited and Ar Sekar James, Principal Architect & MD, Masterplan Landscapes Architects. The evening finale was the much awaited 9th Realty Plus Excellence Awards 2018 – The most respected industry Awards for Developers, Architects & Building Industry professionals.