Trends & Strategies Conference: UF Bergstrom Center, Waldorf Astoria Orlando, February 27-28, 2020


Thursday, February 27


Conference Welcome
Floridian G-L ballroom


Real Estate Investment in a Rapidly Changing World: Risks and Opportunities - Presentation Slides
Mary Ludgin, Head of Global Investment Research, Heitman


What You Should Know About the Performance of Private Equity Real Estate - Presentation Slides
Dr. David Ling, McGurn Professor of Real Estate and Director of Nathan S. Collier Master of Science in Real Estate program, University of Florida


Networking Break


Breakout Sessions
Sessions in Grand ballroom and downstairs - Broadway and Carnegie

  • Live- Breakout one, located in Broadway: Lisa Dailey, Vice President, Business Development, Balfour Beatty Communities
  • Work- Breakout two, located in Carnegie: Anne-Marie Ayers, Principal, Avison Young
  • Play- Breakout three, located in Floridian G-L: Terry Salzman, Principal, Salzman Real Estate Advisors

6:00pm – 7:00pm

Networking Reception

Friday, February 28

7:30am – 8:30am

Continental Breakfast


Alumnus of the Year Award

8:30am – 9:30am

How has the Consumer’s Desire for Experiences Driven Change in Real Estate - Presentation Slides

  • Moderated by: Skipper Peek, Senior Vice President, Tavistock Development Company
  • Mike Belmont, President, Minto Communities
  • Steven Grant, Program Director, CityLab-Orlando
  • Charlotte Manley, Director of Real Estate, Kimco Realty Corporation

9:30am – 10:15am

The Industry’s Existential Threat: Housing Affordability and Rent Control - Presentation Slides
Jim Lapides, Vice President, National Multifamily Housing Council



10:45am – 11:45am

Innovative Real Estate in the Co-Working, Living, and Gathering Space - Presentation Slides

  • Moderated by Julie Augustyn, Senior Vice President, Foundry Commercial
  • Greg Gould, VP of Expansion and Head of Strategic Partnerships, QUARTERS
  • Joe Brady, CEO – Americas, The Instant Group

11:45am – 12:00pm

Special Announcement

12:00pm – 1:00pm


1:00pm – 2:00pm

A Championship Vision
Emmitt Smith, Pro Football Hall of Fame Running Back and Entrepreneur