NEW YORK CITY-From his vantage point of running the bistate agency that’s a key player in large-scale development ranging from the World Trade Center to the ARC Tunnel, Chris Ward clearly is well suited to talk about megaprojects. The executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has just been added to the lineup of  “Megaprojects: Meet the Developers Who Are Changing the Face of New York City,” part of the ninth annual RealShare New York scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 28 at the Roosevelt Hotel in Midtown.

Moderated by John Salustri, content director for ALM’s Real Estate Media Group, the megaprojects panel will take the RealShare audience behind the construction fences of the city’s biggest deals, discussing how they’re creating value, opportunity and community and what to expect in the long and short term. In addition to Ward, the panel includes Janno Lieber, president of World Trade Center Properties LLC; L. Jay Cross, president of Related Hudson Yards; John Livingston, president of Tishman Construction Corp.; and Seth Pinsky, president of the New York City Economic Development Corp.

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