JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square
JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square, 515 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA

What is Qwoted?

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Event Date Thu May 12 PDT (11 days ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Thu May 12 3:00am - Thu May 12 3:00am
Location JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square
515 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
Region Americas

What You'll Learn:
• What does the NorCal life sciences development pipeline look like for the rest of 2022? Including conversations across multi-building campuses, towers, and more!
• In the hunt for space, where is repurposing taking place and across which asset classes? Has speculative development taken over to achieve faster to market or do projects
require certain specifications to remain attractive and competitive?
• What are the high-level tenant demands and are there the emerging trends that will continue throughout the year into the future of Life Sciences development?
• How is Nothern California staying competitive with the East Coast and booming central markets, like Houston? Across talent, space, and investment attraction what can be done to maintain and elevate the area's global presence as a leading life science hub?
• Where are investments coming from and what sectors are flooding with capital? Where does the opportunity lie and what lessons have been learned throughout the pandemic?

How You'll Do More Business:
As developers, investors and owners spend billions to expand their life sciences portfolios, Northern California has remained one of the leading hubs for the asset class across the nation. Absorption has seen record highs as millions of square feet are developed in Northern California alone, and conversations about zoning, repositioning, and expansion rise with the need for space. As we rejoin in person, let's discuss how together we can capitalize on this booming industry, do more business, and advance this industry.

Who Attends:
Owners, developers, investors, brokers, city and government officials, business consultants, architects, engineers, lawyers, accountants, bankers, technology companies, and more!

Why You Should Attend:
Bisnow events bring together the biggest power players in the industry to identify opportunities, build your network and expand your business. With the largest audience of commercial real estate professionals in the world, no one knows how to help your business more than us. Join Bisnow as we jump into the market in Northern California to analyze its strengths and strategize on its areas of opportunity.


2022 Speakers


Tony Natsis
Partner, Allen Matkins

Ryan McNulty
Principal, MBH Architects

Cory Keller
VP, Operations, Truebeck Construction


Geoffrey Sears
Partner, Wareham Development

Michelle Nemits
Executive Director, Bay Area, Biocom

Valentin Doering
Director, Project Engineering and Real Estate, Astellas Gene Therapies

Jeff Brink
Principal and CEO, DCI Engineers

Deepa K. Balgi
S&T Principal, HGA

Gregg Walker
Sr Managing Director, DivcoWest

Brandon Wang
EVP, Lincoln Property Company

Steven Golubchik
Vice Chairman, Newmark

Rob Zirkle
Founder & CEO, brick.

James Tefend
Partner, Form4 Architecture

Laura Billings
Principal, srmErnst Development Partners

Gino Segre
Managing Director, Bakar Labs

Enrique Ceniceros
Director, Science and Technology, TAYLOR Design

Chris Petteys
CEO, Forell/Elsesser Engineers

Kirk Syme
President, Woodstock Development

Sara Andersen
Head of Real Estate and Workplace Effectiveness, Genentech

Mike Futrell
City Manager, South San Francisco

Ken Holman
Project Executive, MAI Construction

Leslie Ashor
Senior Principal, HOK

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Rossi Builders
• MBH Architects
• Allen Matkins - SF
• DCI Engineers
• Brick LLP
• Shen Milsom & Wilke LLC
• Biocom California
• Taylor Design
• Truebeck Construction
• Forell/Elsesser Engineers, Inc. - SF
• HGA Architects & Engineers SF
• Frank M Booth
• Form4 Architecture
• Kone
• Mai
• Tipping
• Ho+k
• Newmark
• Brentwood
• Gidel & Kocal