Trend Spotter Kim Lear to Keynote ULI Arizona’s 2017 Trends Day

Kim Lear, Keynote at ULI

ULI Trends Day Conference Focuses on ‘Adapt.Disrupt.Create’ on Feb. 23

PHOENIX, Arizona –  Kim Lear, a highly sought after trend spotter focused on the future of the workforce and marketplace, is the keynote speaker for ULI Arizona’s upcoming 12th Annual Real Estate Trends Day Conference. More than 25 top local and national industry experts will impart the most current real estate trends, predictions and opportunities, and their impact on both public and private sector partners.

Lear, in her keynote “Reimagining Community in the Age of Empowerment,” will decode trends, shifts and disrupters that can be used to create a roadmap in building standout experiences in the marketplace, workplace and in communities. She will challenge conventional thinking and explore bold new approaches to relationship building and community formation.

This year’s Trends Day theme, Adapt. Disrupt. Create., will feature discussions on disruptive technologies and real estate, the ROI of building healthy communities and also leading-edge employers. Additional discussions will explore the economy, cutting-edge technology, Phoenix beyond its sunshine and cheap labor, supply-side vs. invest to grow and the Wild, Wild, West of tax policy. Segments will also address real estate basics such as multifamily, office, experiential retail, advanced industrial and housing.

WHAT: ULI Arizona Real Estate Trends Day Conference

WHEN: Thursday, February 23, 2017

7 a.m. registration; 8:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. program; 4:15 – 5:30 networking reception

Where: JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort, 5350 East Marriott Drive, Phoenix

Cost: This informative event is open to both ULI members and non-members

Non-member private sector – $450; Non-member public sector – $350;

Non-member under 35 – $450; Discount for ULI members