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SOLD OUT: The Future of Real Estate in Metropolitan Washington: Walkable Urban Places and Real Estate

September 11, 2012
7:30 am - 4:15 pm
The George Washington University Jack Morton Auditorium
805 21St St Nw
Washington, DC United States
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On September 11, 2012, academics and practitioners will gather at George Washington University to explore Walkable Urban Places and their role in economic development in the D.C. region. The event is cosponsored by the George Washington University Center for Real Estate and Urban Analysis and ULI Washington. At the conference, new research completed this year on Ranking and Economic and Social Equity Performance of Metro DC’s Walkable Urban Places will be presented by Christopher B. Leinberger, Professor, George Washington University & President, LOCUS, Responsible Real Estate Developers and Investors. The research study, titled “Walk this Way” establishes metrics to gauge walkable urban places’ performance that could guide investment decisions and public policy development. 

The conference will, in addition to highlighting the study, also explore the Management and Public Policy elements of walkable urban development, and will include in-depth case studies of three existing and emerging Walkable Urban Places including Clarendon, White Flint and the Capitol Riverfront. An outstanding lineup of speakers has been assembled, including;


Mary Beth Avedesian, Senior Vice President – Acquisitions, Saul Centers, Inc. 

Honorable Rushern Baker, County Executive, Prince George’s County

Richard R. Bradley, Executive Director, Downtown Business Improvement District Corporation

Dr. Tom G. Geurts, Associate Professor, George Washington University

Honorable Parris Glendening, Former Maryland Governor & President, Governor’s Institute

Evan A. Goldman, Vice President – Development, Federal Realty Investment Trust

Ed Gosselin, Executive Vice President, Intrepid Real Estate

Dr. Richard Green, Director of the Lusk Center for Real Estate and Professor of Public Policy, University of Southern California

Doug Guthrie, Dean, George Washington University

Charles A. Hewlett, Managing Director, RCLCO

Dan Hoffman, President, The Randolph Civic Association

Monty Hoffman, CEO, PN Hoffman

Shyam Kannan, Principal, RCLCO

Honorable Isiah “Ike” Leggett, County Executive, Montgomery County

Christopher B. Leinberger, Professor, George Washington University & President, LOCUS

Jair K. Lynch, President & CEO, JAIR LYNCH Development Partners

Steve Moore, Hoffman – Madison Marquette Waterfront, LLC

Deborah Ratner Saltzberg, President, Forest City Enterprises, Inc. 

John G. Shooshan, CEO/President, Shooshan Company

Michael Stevens, Executive Director, Capitol Riverfront Business Improvement District

Robert Van Order, Professor of Finance, George Washington University

Honorable Christopher Zimmerman, Member, Arlington County Board

Registration Information

Private Sector Members – $150 / Private Sector Non-Members – $200
Public Sector Members – $75 / Public Sector Non-Members – $100
YLG Members (under 35) – $75 / YLG Non-Members (under 35) – $100
Student Members – $25 / Student Non-Members – $25
Media – Complimentary
2012 Sponsors – Please forward attendee information to bdullaghan@uli.org 

Pre-Registration Deadline – Wednesday, September, 5th
(to check availability after the deadline date please call: 301-894-7310)

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