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Industry Events and Information


Chicago Market Panel Breakfast- February 14, 2017, 8am-930am (panel starts at 830am), Ocean Cut, 20 W. Kinzie

Panelists will discuss and debate their views on how the 2017 real estate market has changed from the environment in 2016 and what to expect going forward....and of course, what investors should be in love with in 2017.  Moderated by Michelle Wells, Executive Vice President at Waterton, panelists include:

    Kim Adams - JP Morgan, Managing Director

    Maureen Joyce - AEW, Director & PM for US Value Add/Core Plus Funds

    Lynn Jerath - Citrine Investments, President & Partner

    Laurie Smith - Blue Vista, President

    Jani Venter - Aon Hewitt, Associate Partner

Cost is $35 and advance registration is REQUIRED.  Note- the panel is at Ocean Cut (not the usual Chicago Cut). Buy tickets online at




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PERE Global Investor Forum- Los Angeles- April 5-6, 2017

Join over 200 institutional investors, capital-influencers and fund managers as we examine the global market, future capital flows, investment strategies and allocations trends at the PERE Global Investor Forum in Los Angeles on April 5th - 6th   This program has a global focus exploring challenges and opportunities in domestic and foreign regions with ample time for networking and knowledge sharing.

Website URL:  https://www.perenews.com/global-investor-los-angeles/

As a member of WIRE you are entitled to a 15% discount.  Enter discount code: WIRE15