“Hotel Development and Renovation: New Opportunities and Trends”
Greater New York Construction User Council, April 13, 2005
Introduced by John E. Osborn, Esq. Panel
Discussion led by Dr. Lalia Rach, Associate Dean of NYU’s Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism and Sports Management. Panelists: James Ehrlacher, Senior Vice President of Lodging Development, Marriott International, Inc.; Roland de Milleret, Senior Vice President, HVS International New York; Karen E. Rubin, CRE, MAI, Senior Vice President Development, Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide; and Steven Brandman, Thomson Hotels.

“New York City’s New Local Law 11: What the Hotel Needs to Know: Practical Steps to Comply With the Law and Keep Your Façade in Good Repair”
Executive Briefing, November 10, 1999,
Presented by John E. Osborn, Esq., Michael Smith, RPA, Director of Property Operations New York Hilton, Ronald K. McCain, RA, Director, Local Law 11/98-Façade Inspection and Audit Unit, New York City Department of Buildings, Glen Foglio, President, Graciano Corporation, Eric Hammarberg, AIA, Senior Project Director LZA Technology, Tom Corbo, Director of New York Operations, Ira N. Pierce, P.E., Principal, DiGeronimo-Pierce Architects & Engineers

“Dispute Resolution in the Lodging Industry”
New York University’s 18th Annual International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, June 2, 1996, New York, New York,
Presented by John E. Osborn.

“Hotel Security Breakfast Meeting”
Executive Briefing, January 30, 1996,
Presented by John E. Osborn with Aetna Life & Casualty Company and Lockwood Greene Engineers, Inc.