2016-11-15
2016-11-17
JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge
5350 E Marriott Dr Phoenix Arizona 85054
Nov. 15 - 17
JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Phoenix, Arizona

REITWorld 2016

Online Registration is now closed. You may register onsite at the REITWorld Registration Desk in Grand Canyon Foyer. 

The JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge room block is SOLD OUT. To make alternative hotel arrangements in the area or to be put on a waitlist, contact Colette with Staged Right Events, colette@stagedrightevents.com

Attend REITWorld® 2016: Nareit's Annual Convention for All Things REIT® to take advantage of the many opportunities to hear first-hand from REIT executives and learn from experts in the real estate investment community. During REITWorld, you can:

  • Gather the latest insights and market intelligence from industry experts
  • Identify new investment opportunities
  • Forge new business relationships and strengthen existing ones
  • Participate in thought-provoking conversations with peers and industry leaders

A perfect blend of private meetings, educational sessions, and networking events make REITWorld® 2016: Nareit's Annual Convention for All Things REIT® an event you won't want to miss.

 

  • REITWorld 2016 Attendee Roster

    To view the REITWorld 2016 Attendee Roster, please login below. Once you are logged in, the REITWorld 2016 Attendee Roster will appear containing the name and company for all individuals registered to attend the convention. If you do not have a user name and password, you can create a new account at which time you will be able to view the Roster.

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  • Conference Questions

    Conference Registration

    Allison Shaw
    Operations Coordinator
    202-739-9420
    ashaw@nareit.com

    Tracie Desjardins
    Operations Coordinator
    202-739-9439
    tdesjardins@nareit.com

    Katelyn Rowland
    Director, Membership & Meetings
    202-739-9443
    krowland@nareit.com

    Afia Boone
    Director, Membership & Meetings
    202-739-9433
    anyarko@nareit.com

     

    Hotel Reservations

    Lacey Rimoli
    Housing Director, Staged Right Events
    954-404-8252
    lacey@stagedrightevents.com

    Colette Harrington
    Meeting and Convention Coordinator, Staged Right Events
    954-404-8252
    colette@stagedrightevents.com

     

    Sponsorship

    Chris Flood VP, Business Development
    202-739-9412
    cflood@nareit.com

     

    Speakers

    Katelyn Rowland
    Director, Membership & Meetings
    202-739-9443
    krowland@nareit.com

     

    Corporate Member Suites

    Afia Boone
    Director, Membership & Meetings
    202-739-9433
    aboone@nareit.com

     

    Overall Conference Issues

    Pam Coleman
    SVP, Meetings
    202-739-9427
    pcoleman@nareit.com

  • Become a Sponsor

    If you are interested in sponsoring REITWorld 2016, please view the Sponsorship Brochure and submit your Interest Form.

    For additional sponsorship information and questions, please contact Chris Flood, VP-Business Development, at 202-739-9412 or cflood@nareit.com.

  • Schedule

    Monday, November 14

    3:00 PM - 7:00 PM Registration

     

    Tuesday, November 15

    7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Registration
    7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Networking Room
    7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Continental Breakfast
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM REITPAC Suite (invitation only)
    8:30 AM - 11:00 AM Executive Board Meeting (closed meeting)
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Economic Outlook

    Moderator:
    Bradford Case, SVP-Research & Industry Information, NAREIT

    Panelists:
    Calvin Schnure, SVP-Research & Economic Analysis, NAREIT
    John Worth, SVP-Research & Investor Outreach, NAREIT
    12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch General Session: State of the Capital Markets

    Moderator:
    Timothy Naughton, Chairman & CEO, AvalonBay Communities, Inc.

    Panelists:
    Nora Creedon, Managing Director & Portfolio Manager, Goldman Sachs
    Steve Sakwa, Head of Real Estate Research, EVERCORE ISI
    A. William Stein, CEO, Digital Realty
    Seth Weintrob, Managing Director and Global Head of Real Estate, Morgan Stanley
    2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Washington Update
    • After the election perspective
    • Prospect for Tax Reform
    • Marketplace Fairness
    • Regulatory reform in 2017
    Moderator:
    Tony Edwards, EVP & General Counsel, NAREIT

    Panelists:
    Cathy Barre, SVP-Policy & Politics, NAREIT
    Robert Dibblee, SVP-Government Relations, NAREIT
    Kirk Freeman, VP-Government Relations, NAREIT
    6:00 PM - 9:30 PM Advisory Board of Governors Reception and Dinner (invitation only)

    Speaker:
    Richard Florida, Director-Martin Prosperity Institute, University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management; Global Research Professor-New York University; and founder of the Creative Class Group

     

    Wednesday, November 16

    7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Registration
    7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Networking Room
    7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Continental Breakfast
    7:15 AM - 8:30 AM Real Estate Investment Advisory Council Breakfast (invitation only)
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM REITPAC Suite (invitation only)
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Value Added Through Sustainable Practices

    Moderator:
    Fulya Kocak, VP-Environmental, Social & Governance Issues, NAREIT

    Panelists:
    Rick Avery, VP-Sustainability, Engineering & Project Management, Welltower Inc.
    Jeffrey Bedell, VP-Sustainability, Macerich
    Daniel Egan, VP-Sustainability & Utilities, Vornado Realty Trust
    Sara Neff, SVP-Sustainability,Kilroy Realty Corporation
    David Rinard, Sr. Director–Global Sustainability & Strategic Sourcing, Equinix, Inc.
    12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch General Session: 2016 Election-What's it Mean & What’s Next?

    Speakers:
    James Carville, Political consultant, Author, Talk-Show Host, Speaker and Restaurateur
    Hugh Hewitt, Host, The Hugh Hewitt Show, Political Analyst, Contributor, NBC News and MSNBC

     

    Thursday, November 17

    7:30 AM - 10:00 AM Registration
    7:30 AM - 10:00 AM Networking Room
    8:00 AM - 10:00 AM REITPAC Suite (invitation only)
    7:30 AM - 10:00 AM Networking Breakfast Buffet

    *NOTE: This schedule is subject to change.

  • Prices & Policies

    Registration Pricing

    Registration fees include general and spotlight sessions, refreshment breaks, breakfasts and luncheons.

    Registration Fees On or Before
    October 14, 2016
    On or After
    October 15, 2016
    Corporate Member* $1,045 $1,145
    Individual Member $1,345 $1,445
    Tax Exempt Member $550 $650
    Non-Member** $2,045 $2,145

    *Employees of a REIT or public real estate operating company (or its sponsor) that is a NAREIT member.

    **Employees and Officers of REITs (or their sponsors) that are not members of NAREIT may NOT attend this meeting as Non-Members. The REIT must be a NAREIT member.
     

    Suite Access & Registration Policy

    ALL individuals attending meetings in suites must be registered for REITWorld 2016 in order to gain access to the JW Marriott hotel rooms.

    NOTE: To be granted access to any meeting in a suite you, and each individual in your party, must have a REITWorld 2016 convention badge.

     

    Conference Cancellation Policy

    All cancellations must be received in writing to Katelyn Rowland at krowland@nareit.com. Full conference refunds will be issued for cancellations received prior to Friday, October 14, 2016, less a $100 processing fee.

    No refunds will be granted after Friday, October 14, 2016.

     

    Hotel Cancellation Policy

    NAREIT requires a one night, non-refundable deposit paid to the hotel at time of reservation. Cancellation of additional room nights (not the entire reservation) without penalty requires notice 72 hours prior to arrival, otherwise additional room and tax penalties may apply and will be charged to the credit card on file.

    Any changes to your hotel reservation may be done on the hotel room block site up until 72 hours prior to arrival or by emailing colette@stagedrightevents.com. All change requests are subject to room availability. Please do not call the hotel directly.

    NOTE: Hotel reservations are due no later than Friday, October 14, 2016, to receive the NAREIT group rate (pending availability).

     

    Attire

    Business casual attire is appropriate for all convention sessions and events.

  • Hotel & Destination Information

    JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
    5350 Marriott Drive 
    Phoenix, AZ 85054
    Phone: 480-293-5000
    * Please note this is the link to JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa website. This is NOT the link to reserve your hotel room at the NAREIT group rate. You must first register for REITWorld® 2016 in order to book your hotel room. After your registration is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation e-mail that will contain the hotel reservation link

    NAREIT Room Rate

    $355.00 Guest Rooms (Single/Double Occupancy)

    Hotel Cancellation Policy

    NAREIT requires a one night, non-refundable deposit paid to the hotel at time of reservation. Cancellation of additional room nights (not the entire reservation) without penalty requires notice 72 hours prior to arrival, otherwise additional room and tax penalties may apply and will be charged to the credit card on file.

    Any changes to your hotel reservation may be done on the hotel room block site up until 72 hours prior to arrival or by emailing colette@stagedrightevents.com. All change requests are subject to room availability. Please do not call the hotel directly.

    NOTE: Hotel reservations at the group rate are subject to availability after Friday, October 14, 2016.

    Standard Room Amenities

    Private balconies or patios with garden or area views
    High-speed internet, refrigerator, cordless phones, and coffee-maker in all rooms and suites
    Luxurious pure-white bedding and HDTVs
    Climate control panels for personalized comfort
    All rooms and suites are smoke-free 
    In-room safes

    Dining

    Stonegrill
    Serving: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    Dress attire: Smart Casual

    Twenty6
    Serving: Snacks & Light Fare
    Dress attire: Smart Casual

    Roy's Pacific Rim
    Serving: Dinner
    Dress attire: Casual

    Revive Spa Bistro
    Serving: Breakfast & Lunch
    Dress attire: Casual

    Just a Splash Bar & Grill
    Serving: Lunch
    Dress attire: Casual

    Starbuck's
    Serving: Breakfast & Lunch
    Dress attire: Casual

    Spa

    Revive Spa
    For information or reservations, please call (480) 293-3700 or visit Revive Spa online.

    Golf

    Wildfire Golf Club
    Wildfire Golf Club features two 18-hole championship golf courses designed by Arnold Palmer & Nick Faldo; For more information, please call (888) 705-7775 or visit Wildfire Golf Club online.

    Fitness

    JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa also features various fitness activities, including two fitness centers, multiple pools, a lazy river, as well as tennis. For more information, please visit Fitness online.

    Parking

    Self parking fee: Complimentary (for overnight resort guests)
    On-site parking fee: $10.00 daily (for non-overnight resort guests)
    Valet parking fee: $27.00 daily
    Reduced valet parking fee (with paid resort fee): $17.00 daily

    Pets 

    JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa does not allow pets.

    Airport Information

    Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
    Distance from hotel: 22 miles 
    Drive Time: 30 minutes

    Scottsdale Municipal Airport
    Distance from hotel: 6 miles
    Drive Time: 15 min

    Phoenix Deer Valley Airport
    Distance from hotel: 7.1 miles
    Drive Time: 15 minutes

  • 2016 REITWorld Sponsorship Opportunites

    Available opportunities are listed below. Photos of items represented below are examples and may not be the exact item that will be purchased.  Should you be interested in securing one of these sponsorship opportunities, please complete the Interest Form here. Upon receipt of your sponsorship Interest Form, a confirmation e-mail and contract will be prepared and sent out to the sponsorship contact provided.

    Should you have any questions regarding sponsorship, please feel free to contact Chris Flood. Should you have questions concerning the online form or submission process please contact Tracie Desjardins. (REITWorld 2016 will officially open on August 23rd. We encourage you to visit REIT.com at that time for additional meeting information.) Please note that sponsorships will be awarded to returning sponsors on first right of refusal basis and will be honored for forms received by returning sponsors until Friday, August 5.