Center for Real Estate Events

  14th annual real estate conference takes place on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at PSU's Viking Pavilion. The keynote speaker will be Sam Chandan, PhD., who is the associate dean, NYU schack institute of real estate.

Learn more about sponsorship opportunities for this event and reach out to Julie Gibson (jcgibson@pdx.edu) if you are interested in becoming a conference sponsor. 

Past Conferences


13th Annual Real Estate Conference

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12th Annual Real Estate Conference

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11th Annual Real Estate Conference

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10th Annual Real Estate Conference

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  • Leanne Lachman, Lachman Associates

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9th Annual Real Estate Conference

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8th Annual Real Estate Conference

Featured Speakers:

  • Blake Eagle, Founder, National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries (NCREIF)
  • Hessam Nadji, Managing Director of Research and Advisory Services, Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services

7th Annual Real Estate Conference

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6th Annual Real Estate Conference

Over 700 real estate professionals, students, and faculty attended the event which was held at the Marriott Hotel, Downtown Waterfront. Speakers included Mark Vitner, Managing Director & Sr. Economist at Wells Fargo Securities LLC and Chris Lee, President of CEL & Associates. Vitner gave an economic update both on a national and regional level. Lee talked about real estate cycles and forecasted employment trends and needs in the years to come. 

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5th Annual Real Estate Conference

More than 730 people attended PSU Center for Real Estate's 5th Annual Real Estate Conference on May 5, 2010, titled Global Demographics: Shaping Real Estate's Future. Our keynote speaker, Leanne Lachman, and regional panelists discussed how future trends in global, national, and regional demographics will affect the demand for commercial real estate in the short and long term.

Keynote Speaker:

  • Leanne Lachman, Lachman Associates

Panelists:

  • Joe Cortright, President & Economist, Impressa
  • Dave Messner, Northwest Atlantic (NW site selector for Costco)
  • Eric Campbell, President, CamWest Development LLC