CONCURRENT SESSION (Thurs): “Keeping Your Options Open: The Dollars and Sense of Adaptable Design & Development”

Thursday, May 25, 2017 03:00 PM – 4:30 PM Salons C & D Concurrent Session

The 2017 Emerging Trends Report says that “the developer/financier that understand optionality in their projects is a winner.”  Both on the investor side and the user side of the market, optionality—not just one use, not just one user, not just one user profile—may be gaining favor to navigate the cross-currents of volatile markets. Hear from top experts in finance, development and design on the opportunities and challenges of pursuing and developing while preserving optionality.

Josh Collen, Senior Vice President – Development Services, HRI Properties
Wayne Dunkelberger, Principal, Baker Barrios
Andrew Warren, Director, Real Estate Research, PwC