Programming Session 2

December 06, 2022 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time

Featured Content:

Building for the Future – Smart Investment and Planning Strategies that Successfully Weathered the Storm

Florida’s resilience continues to be a huge priority as existing buildings age and growth across the State remains steady.  Hear firsthand from development leaders on the strategic decisions and focused plans that they made to mitigate their real estate from hurricane and flooding damage, why they successfully weathered Hurricane Ian, and how these diverse projects can serve as lessons to others across the state.

Speakers: Ernie Cox, President, Family Lands Remembered, LLC; Irela Bague, Chief Bay Officer, Miami-Dade County; Jennifer L. Languell, Ph. D, Founder & President, Trifecta Construction Solutions

Public-Private Partnerships Spurring Economic Development:  Black Wall Street Trail & Seminole Maroon Freedom Trail

The year 2023 marks the 60th anniversary of the historic March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.  Learn about Blanchard House Institute’s national multi-stakeholder strategy to help empower local elected officials to support economic development for African-American older adults, women, and youth; and how they will leverage cutting-edge innovation in EdTech to create solutions with lasting educational and emotional impact.

Speaker: Honorable Jaha Cummings, Founder, Black Wall Street Trail & Seminole Maroon Freedom Trail

Logistics Real Estate: Rock Solid and In Flux at the Same Time

Join us on Tuesday afternoon to discuss the current strengths, challenges, supply chain disrupters and demand drivers within the industrial market here in Florida.  How are investment decisions changing and how is repricing impacting the development pipeline? Learn how the industry is innovating and evolving.

Speakers: Nick Kittredge, President, U.S. East Region, Prologis; Stephanie Rodriguez, National Director, Industrial Services, Colliers International; Gary Goldfarb, Chief Strategy Officer, Interport Logistics