August 1, 2018

20+ Speakers!

Speakers

Ward Fitzgerald
Keynote

Ward Fitzgerald

CEO
Exeter Property Group

Marshall Loeb

Marshall Loeb

President & CEO
EastGroup

Wendy Berger

Wendy Berger

CEO and Founder
WBS Equities

Jim Martell

Jim Martell

CEO
Logistics Property Company

Jim Clewlow

Jim Clewlow

CIO
CenterPoint Properties

Ferdinand Seefried

Ferdinand Seefried

Executive Chairman
Seefried Industrial Properties

Neal Discroll

Neal Discroll

VP & Market Officer - Chicago & Minneapolis
Liberty Property Trust

Brad Sweeney

Brad Sweeney

SVP - Acquisitions
Stag Industrial

Howard Wedren

Howard Wedren

Managing Principal
Dayton Street Partners

Michelle Comerford

Michelle Comerford

Industrial & Supply Chain Practice Leader
BLS & Co.

Mark Goode

Mark Goode

Founding Principal
Venture One Real Estate

Lee Clair

Lee Clair

Managing Partner
Transportation and Logistics Advisors

Eric Pitcher

Eric Pitcher

Regional Manager - Economic Development
BNSF Railway Company

Geoffrey Kasselman

Geoffrey Kasselman

Executive Managing Director
Newmark Knight Frank

Fred Johanns

Fred Johanns

Principal
FCL Builders

Kalyan Sakthivelayutham

Kalyan Sakthivelayutham

VP, IT
DHL Supply Chain

Nicholas Pell

Nicholas Pell

CIO
Gramercy Property Trust

Graydon Bouchillion

Graydon Bouchillion

Managing Director, Head of Industrial
TH Real Estate

Erik Foster
Moderator

Erik Foster

Principal, Capital Markets Group​
Avison Young

Brian Liston
Moderator

Brian Liston

Partner
Liston & Tsantilis

MORE SPEAKERS TO BE ANNOUNCED

Agenda

  • Registration, Breakfast, Coffee & Networking

  • Morning Content

  • Coffee & Networking

  • Morning Content (cont.)

  • Networking Lunch & Topic Tables

  • Afternoon Content

  • Coffee & Networking

  • Afternoon Content (cont.)

  • Special Reception

National Industrial & Logistics Summit Midwest

What do summer in Chicago and industrial commercial real estate have in common? Both are hot, hot, hot!

 

In 2017, we saw a shift in the industrial commercial real estate sector as demand drastically increased with the astronomical rise of e-commerce, and it doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. (You can thank the millennials for that one).

 

Join us for our Second Annual Industrial event in Chicago on August 1st as we dive deeper into trends, outlooks and what the future holds for commercial real estates hottest sector.

 

Please send event questions and topic/speaker recommendations to Kim Pomerenk at Kim.Pomerenk@bisnow.com

 

Share your comments, post your photos and ask questions using #BisnowIndustrialMW on Twitter and Instagram, and follow us at @Bisnow and @BisnowCHI on Twitter for more local news.

 

 

Topics To Include:

1. How does the current economic environment lend itself to the availability of capital? Where is the money coming from and could this be impacted by a possible trade war? 

 

2. What are the current construction and design trends in the industrial space? Will popular trends from Asia make their way over to the US? 

 

3. How does new smart technology impact industrial costs and the labor market?

 

4. What does the future of spec development look like in Chicago, the Midwest and nationally?

 

5. What are the hottest trends in supply chain logistics?

 

6. What are some of the economic incentives in each municipality?

 

7. Which tenants are moving into the Chicago area and what can landlords do to keep them?

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