Nov 5-7, 2023  |  San Diego, CA

2024 agenda coming in Summer












11:00 am-5:30 pm

Registration & Orientation

1:00-5:00 pm

Surf Lessons

1:50-5:00 pm

Wine Blending

6:15-7:00 pm

Welcome Cocktail Reception

7:00-8:00 pm

Networking Dinner

8:00-9:15 pm

Surviving a Crash Landing // An Evening with Brian Vander Ark


Brian Vander Ark

Singer/Songwriter – The Verve Pipe

Sponsored by Density




6:30-7:15 am

Group Run / Walk

7:15-8:00 am


sponsored by DLR Group

8:00-9:00 am

Crisis or Opportunity? The RTO Debate and Rethinking How To Improve Occupancy

Alana Collins

Head of Real Estate & Workplace – Zoom

Caroline Quick

Head of Global Real Estate and Workplace – Cloudflare

Adrienne Rowe

Head of Workplace Strategy and Planning – RTX

Peter Van Emburgh

SVP, Global Head of Real Estate – CBRE

Gabe Burke

Portfolio Strategies Lead – Accenture 

9:05-10:25 am

Sourcing Meetings

10:30-10:50 am

People Are Weird, Part 2: How to Make Buildings Adaptive

Andrew Farah

CEO – Density

10:50-11:20 am

The Future of Flex

Jamie Hodari

CEO & Co-Founder – Industrious

11:25 am-12:25 pm

Sourcing Meetings

12:30-1:20 pm

Who Needs an Office Anyway? The purpose of physical space in a non-linear economy

Dror Poleg

Future of Work Expert & Author – Rethinking Real Estate

1:20-2:20 pm

Networking Lunch

2:20-3:15 pm


Unleash the Power of Team Agreements

Aligning Workplace Sustainability Strategy with Company Goals

Translating Occupancy + Utilization Data Into Strategy

Next-Gen Workplace Experience & Hospitality

3:20-4:20 pm

Sourcing Meetings

4:25-4:45 pm

Real Estate without Purpose is Just a Field of Dreams

Christian Bigsby

SVP, Workplace Resources – Cisco

4:50-5:40 pm

Happy Hour // Pushing the Limits of Experience

Vince Kadlubek

Founder – Meow Wolf 

5:40-6:45 pm

Free Time

6:45-10:00 pm

Yacht Rock Party!

10:00-12:00 am

Karaoke After Hours




7:45-8:30 am


Sponsored by Permit Advisors

8:30-8:50 am

Grit, Gumption and Getting it Done: Keeping Up with the Rate of Change in Today’s Workplace

Patrick Hoffman

SVP, Corporate Real Estate and Services – Syneos Health

Jen Sisak

Director – M Moser Associates

8:50-9:45 am

Designing a Better, More Human Employee Experience: The Intersection of CRE and HR

Mari Balestrazzi

Global Director, Environments Design – Airbnb

Sara Escobar

Global Head of Real Estate and Workplace – Riot Games

Q Hamirani

Chief People & Communications Officer – Paper

Jon Haugh

Head of Workplace Environments – Stripe

9:50-10:30 am

Sourcing Meetings

10:35-10:55 am

Unlocking the Hybrid Dividend

Brennan Veys

Director, CRE Strategy & Future of Work – T-Mobile

Mark Gilbreath

Founder & CEO – LiquidSpace

10:55-11:30 am

Humanizing ESG Strategy

Joanna Friesen Toler

VP, Construction & Design – Amegy Bank

Quána Madison


Liz Powers

Co-Founder & CEO – ArtLifting

Bryan Parker

Director of Workplace Strategy – PwC

11:35 am-12:30 pm

The Solution Room

Brett Hautop

Founder – Workshape

12:00-1:30 pm

Closing Lunch

Wanna join us?



Qualified execs attend at no cost. The invitation includes accommodations for two nights, full meals and access to all networking excursions.



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