2019 Annual Membership Meeting

Seattle, WA, September 10–12, 2019

Thank you for joining us in Seattle for the AFIRE Annual Membership Meeting, which took place in Seattle, WA on September 10-12, 2019.

VENUE

Sheraton Grand Seattle

1400 6th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101

AGENDA

September 10: Tour and Dinner

11:45 | Holland welcome event and light lunch at Kiara Tower
1:00 | Seattle market overview at Kiara Tower with CBRE, IPA, JLL, and Eastdil Secured
2:45 | South Lake Union Discovery Center tour, hosted by Vulcan Inc.
3:30 | (Track A) Amazon Experiences tour, including the Spheres, Smart Home Lab, and Amazon Go; (Track B) tour of Prologis Georgetown Crossroads logistics center
6:00 | Cocktail reception and dinner at AQUA by El Gaucho

September 11: Meeting, Day 1

8:00 | Breakfast
9:00 | Welcome address
9:30 | Discussion: Innovation Centers – Roy March, Eastdil
10:30 | Break
11:00 | Discussion: Evolving Real Estate Strategies – Tyler Henritze, Blackstone
12:00 | Break/Room Change
12:30 | Lunch
2:00 | Discussion: Artificial Intelligence – Heather Redman & Frank Chang, Flying Fish Ventures
2:50 | Table Conversation: How is innovation and disruption impacting your portfolio?
3:40 | Break
4:00 | Fireside Chat: Innovation, Real Estate, and Philanthropy – Ada Healey, Vulcan
5:00 | Closing
6:00 | Dinner at Chihuly Garden and Glass Museum

September 12: Meeting, Day 2

8:00 | Breakfast
9:15 | Morning Keynote: Gary Locke, Governor of Washington (1997-2005) and US Ambassador to China (2011-2014)
10:10 | Break
10:30 | Discussion: Disruption in Capital Markets – Mark Gibson, JLL
11:15 | Discussion: The Future Just Happened – Elizabeth Dunn, Prologis
12:00 | Break/Room Change
12:20 | Lunch
1:00 | Afternoon Keynote: Constance Freedman, Founder and Managing Partner, Moderne Ventures
1:55 | Closing

QUESTIONS?

Nancy Knight, Director, Meetings & Membership, +1 202 312 1404 or nknight@afire.org