Featured Speakers

Featured speakers will give thought-provoking and engaging keynote presentations that will be followed by professionally facilitated peer discussions.

2019 ULI Spring Meeting

The Spring Meeting is an exclusive event for ULI Full Members—among the most senior and influential leaders in real estate—to:

Build relationships with other decision-makers.

Address the latest trends.

Share practical board-level strategies.

Reimagine their organizations and the industry.


Schedule at a Glance   |    Event Leadership

April 15

Monday, April 15, 2019

Optional Networking Event

6:00 p.m.–7:45 p.m.
Experience a Nashville tradition at the Historic Cannery Ballroom.

April 16

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Tour some of Nashville's most exciting
real estate projects.

Committee Meetings
7:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Opening Reception
6:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
Country Music Hall of Fame
Connect with fellow attendees.

April 17

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Half-Day Tours
8:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Enjoy a morning tour of real estate developments
in Nashville.

Committee Meetings & Key Leader Events
8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Networking Lunch
11:45 a.m–1:00 p.m.

General Session
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions
2:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Networking Events &
Product Council Dinners
6:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.

April 18

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Product Council Day

Product Council Meetings
7:30 a.m.–4:15 p.m.
Full-day meetings of ULI Product Councils

Leadership & Innovation Series
Deep-dive sessions for all attendees

Featured Speaker
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.

Peer Discussions
10:30 a.m.–11:45 a.m.

Off-Site Sessions
10:30 a.m.–11:45 a.m.

Networking Lunch
11:45 a.m.–1:15 p.m.

Featured Speaker
1:15 p.m.–2:15 p.m.

Peer Discussions
2:45 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Off-Site Sessions
2:45 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

General Session
4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

Closing Reception
5:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m.

Global Governing Trustees Dinner
7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.

Mark Deutschmann
Host Committee Cochair
Core Development
Jimmy Granbery
Host Committee Cochair
Chairman and CEO
H.G. Hill Realty Company
Bert Mathews
Host Committee Cochair
Chief Manager
The Mathews Company
Kim Hawkins
Host Committee Cochair
Hawkins Partners, Inc.