Presentations

Wednesday, May 3

Changing Faces, Changing Places: Small-Scale Adaptive Re-Use
2:00 p.m. – 3:00p.m.

Joe Ferguson, Lake Union Partners
Robert Hughes, Hughes Development Corporation
Lorenzo Perez, Venue Projects

Corporate Relocations: Suburbia’s Loss Is Downtown’s Gain
2:00 p.m. – 3:00p.m.

Ann Klee, GE Foundation
Doyle Simmons, Weyerhaeuser

Creative Disruption or Retail Apocalypse . . . Tectonic Changes to the Retail Landscape
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Cindi Kato, CallisonRTKL

Learning in Real Time: Experts Share Their Forecasts for Real Estate in ’17, ’18, and ’19
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Melissa Reagen, MetLife Real Estate

Making It At City Hall
2:00 p.m. – 3:00p.m.

John McNellis, McNellis Partners, LLC

Master-Planned Community Dynamics: Urban Infill vs. Greenfield Approaches
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Lisa Bate, B+H Architects
Mark Bulmash, The Howard Hughes Corporation
Mark Bulmash, The Howard Hughes Corporation 2

The Housing Paradox: Why Can’t We Build Enough Housing to Match Job Growth?
2:00 p.m. – 3:00p.m.

Alan Durning, Sightline Institute
Clyde Holland, Holland Partner Group

Yes We Cannabis: How the Growing Marijuana Sector Creates Opportunity for Real Estate
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Michael Atkins, Old Republic/Cormorant

 

Thursday, May 4

Discover the Future: Learn about Emerging Technologies Transforming the Real Estate Industry
3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Paul Doherty, The Digit Group, Inc.
LaSean Smith, Microsoft Corporation

Leading through Philanthropy
3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Len Forkas, Milestone Communications Inc.

 

Off-Site Sessions

Transformation of the Waterfront and the Renovated Pike Place Market
3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

I Love the 80’s: Updating Nonhistoric Vintage Buildings for 2017’s Office Tenants
9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.