*Schedule subject to change

8:00 am - 9:00 am Registration / Exhibit Hall Open / Networking/ Coffee
9:00 am - 9:15 am Welcoming Remarks

Barbara Jackson, Ph.D.
Franklin L. Burns School of Real Estate
and Construction Management
Daniels College of Business | University of Denver
Denver, Colorado


Phil Ruschmeyer, 2013 EXPO Co-Chair
Senior Vice President
Avison Young
Greenwood Village, Colorado


Marc Lunde, 2013 EXPO Co-Chair
Avison Young
Denver, Colorado


Austin Kane
2012/2013 DMCAR President
Associate Director
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
Denver, Colorado 

9:15 am - 9:20 am

2013 Honorary Dean Presentation honoring Dr. Mark Lee Levine

Mark Lee Levine, Ph.D.
Endowed Chair and Professor
Franklin L. Burns School of Real Estate and Construction Management
Daniels College of Business | University of Denver
Denver, Colorado

9:20 am - 10:10 am Session I Morning Keynote Presentation

Howard W. Lutnick
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P., and BGC Partners, Inc.
New York City, New York

10:10 am - 10:40 am BREAK/EXHIBIT HALL OPEN (30 Minutes)
10:40 am - 11:30 am Session II: Regional and National Economic Update

Rick Pederson
Senior Vice President
Global Corporate Services                                          
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
Denver, Colorado

11:30 am - 12:30 pm Session III: Design Going Forward... A Look at the Trends and Issues Impacting How We Design Today

Kay Sargent  
Vice President Architecture, Design and Workplace Strategies
Washington, D.C.                                   

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm LUNCH BREAK
1:30 pm - 1:45 pm Project of the Year Award Announcements
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm Session IV: Afternoon Keynote Presentation

Mark Rose
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Avison Young
Toronto Ontario, CANADA

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm AFTERNOON BREAK/EXHIBIT HALL OPEN (30 minutes)
3:15 pm - 5:00 pm Session V: Economic Update and Annual DU Fall Forecast Panel

Speaker and Moderator: Kelly J. Brough
President and CEO
Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce
Denver, Colorado                                               


Office: Natasha Felten  
Colorado Commercial Companies 
Denver, Colorado                                               


Multifamily: Jeff Hawks
ARA Real Estate Investment Services
Denver, Colorado                                               


Retail: Allen Lambert
David, Hicks & Lampert LLC
Denver, Colorado                                               


Land: Stew Mosko   
Senior Vice President
Cassidy Turley – Commercial Real Estate Services
Denver, Colorado                                               


Institutional Investments: Timothy P. Richey
Executive Vice President
Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
Denver, Colorado                                               


Industrial: Alec Rhodes 
Senior Vice President
Cassidy Turley – Colorado
Denver, Colorado

  CE credit can be picked up in the Exhibit Hall at the end of the event.

There will be a balloon drop and reception beginning at 5:15 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall

Rocky Mountain Commercial Real Estate Expo and Fall Forecast
2101 S. University Blvd, Ste 380, Denver, CO 80208-8934
Event line: 303.871.7987
Main number: 303.871.3432
DMCAR: 303.753.6227