Jones Lang LaSalle’s Matt Carolan is a part of a panel discussion on Data Center development and tenant requirements that also features City of Chicago CIO Brett Goldstein, Digital Realty Trust’s Donough Roche and Server Farm Realty’s Avner Papouchado, among others. 9:02 a.m. — Roche on Chicago-area data center demand in 2012: “We saw it [...]
Jones Lang LaSalle’s Kris Bjorson is participating in a panel discussion on the evolving state of the transportation/logistics market in Chicago and the Midwest. Other panelists include architect Karl Heitman, CenterPoint Properties’ Michael Murphy, Clarius Partners’ Kevin Matzke and Providence Logistics’ Chris McGrath. —————————————————– 9:05 a.m. — Murphy on the demand for warehouse/distribution space: “We’ve seen pretty [...]
Jones Lang LaSalle’s Kris Bjorson is among several panelists on the “State of the Market” panel during Thursday’s Transportation & Logistics Conference sponsored by Chicago Industrial Properties magazine. We’ll be live-blogging all the proceedings, so check back here beginning at 8:15 a.m. to follow along.
Jones Lang LaSalle’s Jack Keenan (left) is among several featured panelists at today’s Tech Summit/Office of the Future event sponsored by the popular commercial real estate e-newsletter BisNow. The first panel session of the day features several top local architects, designers, builders and developers. (The broker/owner panel featuring Jack Keenan begins at 8:45 a.m.) 8:05 [...]
Jones Lang LaSalle’s Rich Thompson (at right) is moderating a panel discussion featuring the Panama Canal Authority’s Oscar Bazan (center), Ridge Property Trust’s Jim Martel (left) and the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals’ Rick Blasgen (second from left). 9:15 a.m. — Blasgen: “The recession diminished our (U.S.) investment in port infrastructure.” 9:20 a.m. — [...]
The Panama Canal Authority’s Oscar Bazan (left) is delivering a keynote presentation on how the $5.25 billion canal expansion project will impact supply chain networks. Highlights from his talk are below. 8:20 a.m. — The Panama Canal was first conceptualized by the King of Spain in the mid-1500s. It would be more than 360 years [...]
Jones Lang LaSalle’s Chicago Industrial Services team is hosting a special invite-only event this Thursday morning (June 21st) entitled “The Panama Canal Expansion and its Impact on Supply Chain and Distribution.” We’ll be live-blogging all the proceedings beginning at 8:15 a.m., so be sure to check back here then. The event features a special presentation from the Panama Canal [...]
JLL’s Peter Harwood (left) is among the panelists on the “Investing in Industrial” panel here at the 9th annual CIP Industrial Summit. Other speakers include KTR Capital Partners’ Ryan Stoller and Venture One’s Mark Goode. 10:40 a.m. — Harwood on the state of the market in 2012: “The volume is up by about 25 percent [...]
A panel of experts including CenterPoint’s Paul Fisher, First Industrial’s David Harker and Ryan Cos.’s Tim Hennelly are discussing the state of the Chicago-area industrial market here at the 9th Annual CIP Industrial Summit. 9:10 a.m. — Harker on market fundamentals: “The last few years, we’ve seen a lot of growth from smaller, independent companies [...]
LIVE BLOG: Keith Stauber and ProLogis Central Region President Jeremy Giles at the CIP Industrial Summit
JLL’s Keith Stauber (left) kicks off today’s 9th Annual CIP Industrial Summit with a one-on-one interview with Prologis Central Region President Jeremy Giles one year after that firm’s merger with AMB created the country’s largest industrial REIT. 8:30 a.m. — Giles on the merger: “The thing about the merger, in terms of assets, was how [...]
Can’t make it to the upcoming CIP Industrial Summit? Follow all the action live, right here beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Friday June 8th. JLL’s Keith Stauber is co-headlining the event and will be conducting a one-on-one interview with Jeremy Giles, President of the Central Region for Prologis, one year after that firm’s merger with AMB [...]
JLL’s Mark Hunter is among five participants in the headline panel discussion at this morning’s BisNow Retail Summit at the Metropolitan Club: 8:20 a.m. – Hunter on the lack of new retail development: “What we’re going to see is a lot of redevelopment and infill development moving forward.” 8:25 a.m. – Hunter on future of [...]
JLL Americas CEO Peter Roberts (left) is one of the more than 2,500 global governemnt and business leaders attending this week’s World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland. You can check out his blog here and can also follow him on Twitter @Peter_Roberts1. The New York Times is also covering the proceedings here.
JLL’s Len Caldeira is moderating a panel discussion of local CRE industry leaders: Tom D’Arcy from Hines, Steve Schnur from Duke Realty, Don Schoenheider from Liberty Property Trust and two local brokers. 9:15 a.m. – D’Arcy on the CRE lending climate looking forward: “It’s a three-legged stool: you need tenants, you need 50 percent equity and you [...]
Ventas, Inc., CEO Debra Cafaro is interviewing the colorful and outspoken commercial real estate mogul Sam Zell … 8:20 a.m. – Zell on new office development in the Chicago CBD: ”We will probably see [a new downtown Chicago office tower] come out of the ground in the next 24 to 36 months. We’re not quite there [...]