Frequently Asked Questions

  Frequently Asked Questions

When and where is the Conference?
REITWise® 2011: NAREIT's Law, Accounting & Finance Conference will take place March 23-25 at the San Francisco Marriot Marquis in San Francisco, CA. The San Francisco Marriott Marquis is located at 55 Fourth Street, San Francisco, CA 94103.

When will registration be open at the conference?
Tuesday, March 22 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 23 7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 24 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday, March 25 7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Will I recieve a confirmation for the conference and the hotel?
Yes, conference confirmations are sent via e-mail to each attendee once the online registration process and payment has been completed. Conference registrations are processed and confirmed from the NAREIT headquarters in Washington, DC. Hotel reservations are processed and confirmed from Staged Right Events offices in North Miami Beach, Florida. Confirmation e-mails for the hotel are sent separately from Staged Right Events, NAREIT's housing coordinator. Please allow 5-6 business days from the time of submission to receive confirmations.

How do I reserve a hotel room?
NAREIT has arranged a block of rooms at a discounted rate at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis. To receive discounted rates, you must first register for the REITWise® 2011: NAREIT's Law, Accounting & Finance Conference. For more information on this hotel, please visit the Hotel Information tab.

What is the dress attire for the conference?
Dress is business casual for all meetings and events.

Do you have to be a NAREIT member to attend the conference?
No, you do not have to a member to attend the REITWise® 2011: NAREIT's Law, Accounting & Finance Conference.* However, please note that NAREIT members receive discounted rates. To become a member, please visit the Membership Application tab.

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

How much does it cost to attend the conference?
The cost of attending the REITWise® 2011: NAREIT's Law, Accounting & Finance Conference will vary based on whether you are a NAREIT member. Please visit our Prices and Policies tab for a complete list of pricing.

Who will present at the conference? What topics are being covered?
This year's conference offers numerous educational sessions providing both technical and basic information on the dynamic changes affecting the financial, accounting, tax, and legal operations of REITs and real estate companies. Please visit the Schedule at a Glance tab.



Conference Registration
Natalie Collier
Member Services & Meetings Coordinator

Conference Registration and Speaker Contact
Beth Aiken
Manager-Member Services & Meetings

Housing Reservations
Amy Miller
NAREIT Housing, Staged Right Events

Luis Rimoli
NAREIT Housing, Staged Right Events

Chris Flood
VP-Business Development

Overall Convention Issues
Pam Coleman