Weekly Roundup- July 20, 2020
A weekly roundup of events, webcasts and more from our supporters across the Real Estate industry.
But First, COFFEE! Networking Event
Tuesday | July 21, 2020 | 9:00 am (Central)
A quick, organic networking opportunity meant to resemble those that we have all grown accustomed to before our regularly scheduled CRE panels. Grab a cup of coffee, and maybe a crappy danish to remember the terrible continental breakfasts, and join Lauren Zangl to meet new contacts, or just say hi to ones you haven’t seen for a couple months.
Bisnow: Racial Equality: Diversity & Mentorship in CRE
Tuesday | July 21, 2020 | 12:30 pm (Central)
Chicago has the second-highest black population of any city in the country. However, the local CRE industry does not reflect that. CRE has extremely high barriers to entry compared to other industries. What can be done to help change that? Join Bisnow on July 21 to hear from Taft Partner Graham Grady, HOK Principal Kimberly Dowdell, JLL VP Damona Strautmanis and Bowa Construction CEO Nosa Ehimwenman on how the CRE industry can work to create a more open and welcoming environment for diverse hires.
Walker & Dunlop: American Politics in 2020 – A Conversation with Dr. Larry Sabato
Wednesday | July 22, 2020 | 12:30 pm (Eastern)
On the next Walker Webcast, Dr. Larry Sabato, Founder & Director of the University of Virginia’s Center for Politics, will discuss the upcoming presidential and national political races. A New York Times best-selling author, Emmy-award winner, and one of the most respected political analysts in the country, Dr. Sabato will provide unique insights into the November elections and what they will mean for our country and our economy.
HEEF Virtual Roundtable Summer Series: Where Do We Go From Here? Insights and Predictions for the Future of Industrial Real Estate
Thursday | July 23, 2020 | 1:00 pm (Central)
The Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation’s Roundtable Summer Series will give small groups of students the opportunity to participate in intimate conversations with industry leaders in virtual chat rooms. This week’s Industrial Real Estate professionals joining the panel are: Ben Paolone, Vice President, Finance, CRG; Kelsey Perrin, Vice President, Heitman; and Tom McGovern, Associate; LaSalle Investment Management.
- Students: Save the date for the Eisenberg Foundation’s upcoming virtual Roundtable Summer Series: 8/6/2020 & 8/20/2020
- Check out the latest open positions on our Job Opportunities Board
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