The 6th Annual Real Estate Midwest Forum is a local peer-to-peer educational meeting exclusively for the institutional and HNW wealth management community with a specific focus on allocations to real estate.
This closed door one-day forum will bring together public and corporate pension plans, endowments, foundations, insurance portfolios, healthcare plans, investment consultants, family offices, HNW wealth managers, and private banks.
Angela Miller-May, Chief Investment Officer, Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
Stephen Wolff, Investment Officer, Municipal Employees' Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago
Kimberly (Neely) du Buclet, Trustee, Commissioner, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago
Cosmin Lucaci, Director of Research, Brownson, Rehmus & Foxworth
Kamil Homsi, Founder & CEO, GRC Investment Group
DJ Van Keuren, Co-Managing Member, Evergreen Property Partners
Yuen Yung Chief Executive Officer Casoro Group
John Freihammer Portfolio Manager Chicago Teacher’s Pension Fund
Colin Donnelly Vice President, Acquisitions StepStone
Kimberly du Buclet Trustee and Commissioner Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago
Darren Sloniger President & Chief Investment Officer Marquette
Brett Moore Managing Director Promus Holdings
James Solomon Principal Ravinia
David DeVos Global Head of ESG LaSalle Investment Management
Melissa Conyears‐Ervin Treasurer City of Chicago
Karen Gados Principal and Managing Partner Pikes Peak Capital
Luke Goodwin Senior Principal, Head of Originations Walton Street Capital
Kamil Homsi Founder and Chief Executive Officer GRC Investments Group
Laura Craft Global Head of ESG Heitman
DJ Van Keuren Co-Managing Member Evergreen Property Managers
Darrell Graf Executive Director, Head of Origination J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Alejandro Delmar Senior Sustainability and ESG Associate HXE Partners
Cosmin Lucaci Vice President, Director of Research Brownson, Rehmus & Foxworth
Steve Swanson Executive Director Park Employees’ Annuity & Benefit Fund of Chicago
Matthew Warner Managing Director, Portfolio Management Manulife
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Investing in US Real
At first glance, the US Real Estate investment outlook for the next 12 months seemed to be straightforward. Growth was weak but steady until COVID-19 hit.
Outlook for Multifamily
Are residential real estate investors more concerned about the effects of COVID-19, economic cycle, or the residential supply/demand mismatch and why?
Opportunity Zones & the Impact of Tax Reform on Real Estate Strategies
With the passage of tax reform by Congress, many of the changes to the Internal Revenue Code that impact real estate funds and their investors will now go into effect. How has the new tax reform legislation affected strategies for both real estate fund managers and investors?
Allocating to Industrial Real Estate
This panel examines how the current changes in retail creating new opportunities for industrial real estate including warehouse and distribution investments to facilitate the shift to online purchases after COVID-19. Learn how industrial and logistics investors are sourcing investments in geographies that have become bottlenecks for global distribution and more.
Opportunities in Energy and Infrastructure Investing
A high level overview on the investment landscape in energy, what does it look like moving forward and where is the smart money flowing? The nature of the energy sector is facing accelerating rates of change. How do investors view the outlook for investing in infrastructure moving forward?
Navigating Today’s Debt Markets
Although bond markets have come under stress in recent months with investors selling bonds to raise cash, the Federal Reserve has issued programs to help. We will dive in to what deals are or aren’t getting financed across property types and geographies and analyzing how investors are exploring their options in terms of investing alongside the Fed through new TALF funds.
Value-Added and Opportunistic Investing in Today’s Market
Distressed real estate markets have investors eager for the right time to take full advantage of this corona virus pandemic and buy at record breaking lows. This panel examines the benefits and the drawbacks of value-added and opportunistic investing in today's markets. With the effects of COVID-19, deal volume is lower across all markets, when will we see the shift?
Fundamental Factors in GP Selection
Following the COVID-19 outbreak, fundraising priorities have changed across the industry with LP's sitting back for now with high levels of uncertainty. This panel will discuss how investors are sourcing and screening managers for real estate allocation during a global pandemic.
|Early Bird I||800.00||05/17/22|
|Early Bird II||1,100.00||06/14/22|
|Pre-Event Registration I||1,400.00||07/12/22|
|Pre-Event Registration II||1,700.00||08/16/22|