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Neighborhood Series: Southside Atlanta

Innovation and Growth: What You Need to Know

THIS EVENT ENDED ON April 11th, 2018

What You'll Learn

1) What are the major projects underway on the Southside, and why is NOW the time to build? How has the Southside changed in just a year?  

2) What needs to be done to improve airport transit? What's the plan for the ATL airport expansion?
 
3) What projects are most needed to transform the Southside? How are major projects like the new Tyler Perry Studios boosting the Southside's economy?
 
4) What does the future of retail look like on the Southside? What about the future of office? Multifamily?

EVENT HOST

Virginia Crossings

Events Raw Space

Virginia Crossings offers commercial office and retail space for lease in the exciting and growing Aerotropolis district. This recently renovated property has on-site management and security, plus a gym and restaurant in the buildings. Only 3 minutes to the airport, and with quick access to transit and interstates, Virginia Crossings is convenient to get to for both employees and clients. With the added benefit of being in an Opportunity Zone tax district, Virginia Crossings should be your new location for business.

Speakers

  • More Speakers to be Announced

PHOTOS

Agenda

Time Activity
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Breakfast & Networking
8:30 AM - 9:15 AM
Exploring Southside's Economic Drivers
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
The Land of Opportunity: Get In On the Action
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Post-Game Networking!
Breakfast & Networking
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Exploring Southside's Economic Drivers
8:30 AM - 9:15 AM
The Land of Opportunity: Get In On the Action
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Post-Game Networking!
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Venue/Parking

Virginia Crossings
1007 Virginia Avenue
Hapeville, GA 30354

Floor: 3rd floor

Parking Information:
Free onsite parking:
• Guests will need to take the Virginia Ave exit off of I-85 (Exit 73) then head east approximately ½ mile to International Drive.
• Turn left on International and follow signs for Event Parking to second entrance on right.
• Park in large open lot behind the office buildings. Do not park in the front lot that runs along Virginia Avenue and do not park in the fenced parking area at the north end of the lot.

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Why This Matters

 

2017 was a big year for Atlanta CRE. What's to come for Southside CRE in 2018? Learn why now is the time to get in on the action.
 
Join us bright and early as take an in-depth look at the hottest projects on the Southside. In addition to its major development projects, we'll discuss the ATL Airport Expansion with those making it happen from the Aerotropolis Airport Alliance and the ATL Airport District. 
 
In addition to learning about the 2018 Airport Expansion plans, we'll hear from Steve Mensch, one of the most influential people in Georgia's film and production industry. Steve will discuss his plans for the new Tyler Perry Studios at the Fort McPherson Army Base, set to become one of the largest motion pictures studios in the county. 
 
Enjoy a morning of great breakfast, coffee, conversation, and lots of networking. Share your comments, post your photos and ask questions using #BisnowAtlanta on Twitter and Instagram, and follow us at @BisnowAtlanta on Twitter for more local news.
 
For questions, recommendations, comments, or press inquiries please email our Atlanta event producer, Emily Wilson at emily.wilson@bisnow.com
 
Ps. Don't forget your business cards!