Four hours of real estate continuing education credit have been approved.
Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center
This conference will cover home building and land development along the Front Range. We anticipate this to be the largest residential land and development conference of the year with more than 500 attendees anticipated.
|7:00 – 7:25 a.m.||Registration and Check In|
|7:25-7:30 a.m.||Welcome & Opening Remarks||Steve Schwab, Managing Principal, Cushman & Wakefield
Jeffrey Whiton, CEO & Executive Vice President, Home Builders Association of Metro Denver
Scott Grossman, Chairman of the Board, Denver Metro Association of REALTORS
|7:30 – 8:00 a.m.||Land Market Update and Review of Recent Residential Land Transactions.||Mike Kboudi, Managing Director, Cushman & Wakefield
John Covert, Regional Director – Colorado/New Mexico, Metrostudy | A Hanley Wood company
|8:00 – 8:15 a.m.||Denver Metro “Whale Sites” – A Selection of Significant Opportunities for Residential Repositioning and Development||Steve Ferris, Principal and Founder, The Real Estate Garage|
|8:15 – 9:00 a.m.||Home Builders Panel||Gene Myers, CEO, Thrive Home Builders
Carl Nelson, Vice President of Land – Colorado, Century Communities
Ryan Lantz, Co-Owner, Lokal Homes
Matthew P. Osborn, Division President, TRI Pointe Homes, LLC
Linda M. Purdy, Vice President, Colorado Division, Richmond American Homes
Daniel J. Nickless, Division President – Colorado, CalAtlantic Group, Inc.
Moderator: T.J. Johnson, Director, Cushman & Wakefield
|9:00 – 9:45 a.m.||Networking Break (Food and Beverage in Expo Hall)|
|9:45 – 10:30 a.m.||Product Design/Land Planning: Challenges and Opportunities||Diana Rael, Principal, Norris Design
Robert Curtis Smith, CEO, Axcelerate Worldwide, Inc.
Jerry Gloss, AIA, NCARB, MIRM, CMP, Principal, KGA Studio Architects
Susan Wade, PLA, Senior Land Planner, REDLAND
Angela M. Harris, Principal & Creative Director, Trio Environments, Inc.
Moderator: Tom Kopf, ASLA, RLA, Principal, DTJ Design
|10:30 – 11:00 a.m.||Real Estate Branding and Marketing||Eric Elkins, CEO and Chief Strategist, WideFoc.us
Abigail Plonkey, Associate Principal, Director of Brand Development, OZ Architecture
Moderator: Jonathan Bush, Principal, LCP Development
|11:00 – 11:45 a.m.||One-on-One with Chetter Latcham||Chetter Latcham, President, Shea Homes Colorado
Interviewer: Jim Capecelatro, Managing Director, Denver, Cushman & Wakefield