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Thursday April 18, 2024

7:00 am - 5:30 pm

Badge Pickup & Registration

Diamond Ballroom Foyer

7:30 am - 8:00 am

Breakfast & Opening Remarks


No breakfast service after 8:00 am. ...

8:00 am - 10:00 am

Roundtables (sponsored by Dawda, Mann, Mulcahy & Sadler, PLC)


Three 35-minute rotations....

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Opening Keynote (sponsored by Honigman LLP)

The Michigan Mirage: What I Learned as Chair of the Growing Michigan Together Council  ...

11:00 am - 11:10 am


11:10 am - 12:00 pm

Concurrent Session A: Digital Kitchen Dynamics — Cooking Up the Future


Do you know where your food is coming from? Today it is one click away. Discover the inner workings of digital/ghost kit...

11:10 am - 12:00 pm

Concurrent Session B: City of Detroit Retail Real Estate Update


The panel will discuss the current state of retail in Detroit, including projects under construction and projects in the...

11:10 am - 12:00 pm

Concurrent Session C: RE Hot Topics — EV & Retail


Highway to Sustainability and New Development...

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Lunch Served


No lunch service after 12:30 pm. 

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

ICSC Update


SPEAKER Tom McGee, President...

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Keynote Presentation (sponsored by Clark Hill PLC)


Inside Blackstone: A Macro Perspective From the Chief Investment Strategist ...

2:00 pm - 2:10 pm


2:10 pm - 3:00 pm

Concurrent Session A: Interactive Negotiation of a Retail Lease


How to Seal the Deal Between the Landlord and Tenant...

2:10 pm - 3:00 pm

Concurrent Session B: Michigan Momentum — Municipalities Paving the Way Forward Through Incentives


Dive into an insightful discussion as leading municipal representatives share their experiences, challenges and victorie...

2:10 pm - 3:00 pm

Concurrent Session C: RE Hot Topics — Organized Retail Crime


The Increasing and Ever-Evolving Threat and How It Affects More Than the Bottom Line ...

3:00 pm - 3:10 pm


3:10 pm - 4:00 pm

Concurrent Session A: Riding the Roller Coaster of Retail Real Estate Finance


Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, and Where We May Be Going This panel of finance experts will discuss the current lendi...

3:10 pm - 4:00 pm

Concurrent Session B: Mastering the Art of Mixed-Use Development


Discover the path to prosperous mixed-use development from our select group of developers and contractors who will offer...

3:10 pm - 4:00 pm

Concurrent Session C: RE Hot Topic — Data-Driven Deals


Unleashing the Power of AI in CRE ...

4:00 pm - 4:10 pm


4:10 pm - 5:00 pm

Legal Update 2024


This interactive session will explore important court decisions, legislation and trends in the law of commercial real es...

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Networking Reception

Diamond Ballroom Foyer

Sponsored by Bedrock