Western Market
Western Market, 2000 Pennsylvania Avenue NW #3500, Washington, DC 20006, USA

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Event Date Wed May 11 EDT (17 days ago)
Location Western Market
2000 Pennsylvania Avenue NW #3500, Washington, DC 20006, USA
Region Americas

What You'll Learn:
• The number of office to residential conversions in D.C.'s urban core is climbing. How are developers making the decision to pivot assets, and what are the benefits and
challenges therein?
• A D.C. Mayoral election is on the horizon -- what could a new administration mean for the District's development pipeline?
• Grocery stores are one of the hottest anchor tenants. How can you attract the next Whole Foods or Wegmans to your building?
• What major projects, from McMillan to Hill East, are attracting the interest of new investments and development trends, and where are they in terms of the development
• How can the Biden Infrastructure Bill positively impact D.C. development, including plans at Union Station? What does this mean for D.C.'s submarkets, as well as the city's
burgeoning development pipeline?

How You'll Do More Business: Slowly but surely, Washington D.C. is starting to show signs of commercial real estate stability, with approximately 15 commercial property sales totaling more than $1.2B closed between Dec. 8 and Dec. 30 alone, as well as new leases inking in vibrant submarkets. With office owners competing for top tech talent and federal agencies and D.C. officials vying for more housing opportunities throughout the District, learn how you can make your mark in D.C. in 2022.

Who You'll Meet: D.C.'s top owners, developers, operators, public officials, tenants, and more!


2022 Speakers


Muriel Bowser
Mayor, The District of Columbia


Jessica Lee
Counsel, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Maura Brophy
President and CEO, NoMa Business Improvement District (BID)

William Kinney
Senior Manager, Withum Smith + Brown PC


Bob Youngentob
Executive Chairman and Co-Founder, EYA

Shawn Seaman
President, Hoffman & Associates, Wharf Phase II

Jeff Chod
Regional Director, Tishman Speyer, Crossing, Mazza Gallerie

John Begert
Principal, MRP Realty, Buzzard Point, SE Waterfront

Evens Charles
CEO, Frontier Development, Hill East

Cameron Pratt
CEO, Foulger-Pratt

Brandon Ernst
Senior EVP & Head of Mid-Atlantic, Lincoln Property Company

Gary Cohen
Chairman, Willco

Liz Price
VP, Real Estate & Parking, Wmata

Melissa Lee
SVP, Capital and Investments, The Menkiti Group

Craig Panzirer
SVP, Global Holdings

Steve Thompson
Principal, Ryan

Tim Veith
Regional President, Greater Washington, DC, United Bank

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Astound
• Eastern Atlantic States
• United Bank
• Evolution Energy Partners
• Ryan
• Pillsbury
• Transwestern
• Colliers International
• MRP Realty
• Withum