Conference Schedule

Day 1: April 30

Apr 30

One ULI Meet and Greet- Coffee Connection- Invitation Only

April 30, 2019 7:45am – 8:15am
New Member Meet & Greet
Apr 30

Registration and Breakfast

April 30, 2019 8:00am – 8:20am
Registration and Breakfast
Apr 30

Welcome

April 30, 2019 8:20am – 8:30am
Welcome
Apr 30

Keynote Presentation- Economic Expansion, Commercial Real Estate. What’s Next?

  This session will put the past decade’s performance of multifamily and commercial real estate in context, focusing on both national and local DC, Maryland, and Virginia markets.  Where are specific property types in the current…

April 30, 2019 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM Hall Keynote
Apr 30

Exhibit Break

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April 30, 2019 9:30 AM – 9:45 AM Atrium Exhibit Break
Apr 30

Concurrent Session- Silver Generation: Changing Housing Product Opportunities for our Aging Population

Today’s senior living real estate market ranges from aging in place to intensively managed retirement communities.  By 2030, there will be 222 million people over 60 who will generate 51% of urban consumption growth.  What…

April 30, 2019 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM Ballroom A Concurrent Sessions
Apr 30

Concurrent Session- The Capital Stack: Optimizing Structure & Returns

With construction costs and interest rates increasing, traditional first mortgage bank debt is no longer sufficient to fund development projects.  To fill the gap, developers are relying more on preferred equity and mezzanine debt.  In…

April 30, 2019 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM Ballroom B Concurrent Sessions
Apr 30

Exhibit Break

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April 30, 2019 10:45 AM – 11:00 AM Atrium Exhibit Break
Apr 30

Concurrent Session- Millions of Trips, Billions of Dollars – Micromobility’s Explosive Growth

  In 2019, the DC Metro Area will see millions of “micromobility” trips completed via scooters, bikeshare, e-bikes, and more.  Some of the companies behind these new transportation options didn’t exist 24 months ago but are…

April 30, 2019 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Ballroom A Concurrent Sessions
Apr 30

Concurrent Session-The New Reality: Cannabis and Real Estate

Times have changed with respect to attitudes and public perception of cannabis in the United States as more states (and the District of Columbia) move towards full or partial legalization even as the Federal Government…

April 30, 2019 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Ballroom B Concurrent Sessions
Apr 30

Exhibit Break

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April 30, 2019 12:00 PM – 12:15 PM Atrium Exhibit Break
Apr 30

The Trends Awards- ULI Washington’s Project Awards Program

  Our region has an amazing number of vibrant and innovative commercial real estate developments being brought to the market.  The Trends Awards Program was conceived to recognize and celebrate the fantastic work of developers, engineers…

April 30, 2019 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM Hall Trends Awards
Apr 30

Lunch

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April 30, 2019 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM Hall Lunch
Apr 30

Quick Hits

ULI Washington Housing Attainability Study The district council convened a Housing Impact Task Force in 2018 to examine issues of housing attainability in the region. The underlying theme of the research is that constrained supply leads…

April 30, 2019 1:15 PM – 2:15 PM Hall Panel
Apr 30

Exhibit Break

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April 30, 2019 2:15 PM – 2:30 PM Atrium Exhibit Break
Apr 30

Concurrent Session- Resiliency on the Waterfront

DC’s waterfront development in the 21st Century is defining the District as a true River City. DC has miles of land at the water’s edge that is more vulnerable than ever to storms and flooding…

April 30, 2019 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Ballroom B Concurrent Sessions
Apr 30

Concurrent Session- Digital Art and Augmented Reality: How New Technologies are Disrupting the Retail Landscape

The retail industry is evolving through the use of innovative technologies and creative place-making.  Real estate owners, developers, and retailers are finding new ways to activate public and private spaces by creating places that enable…

April 30, 2019 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Ballroom A Concurrent Sessions
Apr 30

Exhibit Break

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April 30, 2019 3:30 PM – 3:45 PM Atrium Exhibit Break
Apr 30

Wrap-Up: Commercial Real Estate, Past, Present, and Future: Through the Lens of Regional Real Estate Titans

The closing panel of the day features a dynamic group of local superstar developers. Each of the panelists has had enormous impact on commercial real estate over the decades, from creating exceptional individual buildings to…

April 30, 2019 3:45pm – 4:30pm Wrap-Up
Apr 30

Networking Cocktail Reception

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April 30, 2019 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Atrium Networking Reception