Thank you to our Headline Sponsor:
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
8:00 AM - 1:30 PM
8:00 AM | Networking Breakfast
8:30 AM | Introductions/Message from our Sponsor
8:45 AM | Keynote - Michael Ford, Microsoft
9:15 AM - 1:00 PM | Panel Presentations and Lunch
Microsoft - Building 31
3730 163rd Ave NE
Redmond, WA 98052
Members | $75
Non-Members | $150
Registration will close on Friday, April 12
Technology in the corporate real estate field is rapidly redefining the present and shaping the future. This half-day symposium will bring you the latest in how leading entrepreneurial companies are utilizing technology in portfolio planning, enhancing workplace experiences and enabling response to growing demands for generational diversity and inclusion.
We are fortunate to have our keynote speaker, Michael Ford, of Microsoft, to set the stage for what will undoubtedly be an extremely enlightening morning.
Following the presentation by our keynote speaker, we will hear from 3 moderated panels:
- Technology in Portfolio Planning | Moderated by Lindsey Krenke of Flinn Ferguson
- Learning from Technology: Managing the Needs of Multiple Generations – Diversity and Inclusion | Moderated by Michael Vander Ploeg of DLR Group
- Delivering Digital Experiences | Moderated by James Truhan of Interior Architects
Meet the Keynote Speaker
Michael Ford, General Manager, Global Real Estate and Security, Microsoft
Michael is the General Manager for Microsoft’s Global Real Estate and Security organization. He is responsible for enabling every person and every organization at Microsoft to achieve more through the delivery of connected, accessible, sustainable workplaces in a secure environment. This involves the planning, delivery, operations and security of Microsoft’s worldwide real estate portfolio, which comprises over 38M square feet across 110 countries. Michael directs the full scope of the real estate life cycle activities, including planning (portfolio, country, site), acquisitions and dispositions, transaction management, design/construction, and facility and services operations.
Thank you to our host: