Commercial Investment and Development Essentials for the New Cycle

September 10, 2013 @ 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm
1475 North Scottsdale Road
United States

What Are the Forces Reshaping Office, Industrial and Retail Buildings? SkySong 1475 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale North Building, Convergence Room Parking in the North Parking Lot Registration 2:30pm Program 3:00-5:00pm Networking Reception 5:00-6:00pm Key Topics: Do office users want high parking-ratio buildings in the suburbs, or buildings in walkable urban environments with access to public transportation? What is the future for bricks-and-mortar retail properties as competition from the internet has emerged as the greatest single challenge in the retail world today? How will e-commerce continue to change the anatomy of bulk warehouse buildings? What is the future for buildings designed and built in a world before the internet, e-commerce, smartphones and a mobile workforce? PANELS AND CONFIRMED SPEAKERS: Keynote: Kevin Thorpe – Principal, Chief Economist, Cassidy Turley Moderator: John Appelbe – Executive Vice President, Cassidy Turley Office Panel: Martha Abbott – Principal and Studio Leader, SmithGroupJJR Dr. Tracy Brower – Director, Performance Environments, Herman Miller Matt Mooney – Vice President, Managing Director, Parkway Properties Alyssa Porter – E3 Manager, Infusionsoft Industrial Panel: Patrick J. Feeney, JR., SIOR – Senior Vice President, CBRE Jason Quintel- Senior Vice President, Western Region, Seefried Properties Retail Panel: Ryan Desmond – Director of Acquisitions & Development, Vestar Gordon Keig – Senior Vice President, Kornwasser Shopping Center Properties S. Greg Laing – Principal, Phoenix Commercial Advisors Registration: Private: Member $70 / Non-Member $90 Public or Under 35: Member: $50 / Non-Member $70 Student: Member $30 / Non-Member $50 *Join & Go FREE:  $430 / Discounted Associate $215 / Student $108 *If you would like to register as a Join & Go please contact Carrie Martin, ULI Manager, at 602.449.7916 or Click Here to download the registration form. Fill out and scan/email to If you are registering after 9/6/13 call Carrie Martin to register at 602.449.7916. If you are interested in sponsoring this event please contact Steve Lindley at or 602.682.8241.

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