Trends & Strategies Conference: Waldorf Astoria Orlando, March 1-2, 2018


March 1-2, 2018

Speakers and times are subject to change.
Sir Harry’s Lounge is available throughout the entire length of the conference for meet and greets, networking and interviewing.

Thursday, March 1, 2018


Executive Committee Meeting
Bull & Bear Steakhouse (in hotel)


Conference Welcome
Grand Ballroom


Economic Outlook - Video | Presentation Slides
Spencer Levy, Americas Head of Research and Senior Economic Advisor, CBRE


National Deal Maker Panel - Video
Moderated by Kennedy Hicks, Director, Eastdil Secured
David Dowell, Managing Director - Real Estate, RHÔNE Group
Jim Heistand, President and Chief Executive Officer, Parkway
Robert Klein, Managing Partner, Monday Properties


Networking Break


Current Trends and Future Shifts in Florida’s Housing Market - Video | Presentation Slides
Moderated by Lesley Deutch, Principal, John Burns Real Estate Consulting
Mike Belmont, President, Minto Communities USA
Jim Leiferman, President-US, Mattamy Homes
Chris Ward, Principal, Pablo Creek Land


Networking Reception Promenade

Friday, March 2, 2018


Continental Breakfast


Alumnus of the Year Award Presentation


Multifamily: A View From the Top
Moderated by: Richard P. Donnellan Jr., Vice Chairman, ARA Newmark Company
Sue Ansel, Chief Executive Officer and President, Gables Residential
Joseph J. Keough, Chairman & CEO, Wood Partners
Jim Mehalso, Managing Director, PGIM Real Estate
Vince Toye, EVP, Head of GSE Production, Wells Fargo Multifamily Capital


Inclusive CRE Talent – Your Competitive Edge - Video
Moderated by: Amanda Pullinger, CEO, 100 Women in Finance
Collete English Dixon, Executive Director, Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate, Roosevelt University
Ernest Johnson, Principal, ApexOne Investment Partners


Technology, Innovation and Disruption in Real Estate - Video | Presentation Slides
Moderated by Chris McGibbon, Head of Americas, TH Real Estate
Dave Bragg, Managing Director, Green Street Advisors
Adam Morgan, VP- Americas, SessionM
Jack Sibley, Chief Innovation Officer, TH Real Estate




UF Bergstrom Center Real Estate Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony - Video
Mori Hosseini, Chairman & CEO, ICI Homes


Video and Slides will not be posted of this panel
Emerging Trends in Fundraising & Investments
Moderated by Chris Drew, Senior Managing Director/Co-Head of Miami Office, HFF
Peter Collins, Co-Founder & Managing Principal, Forge Partners
Pryse Elam, Chief Investment Officer and President of Developments & Investments, Foundry Commercial
W. Stephen Hagenbuckle, Managing Partner, TerraCap Management Corporation
Katie Sproul, CEO, Halstatt, LLC