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Region on the Rise


Tuesday, April 12, 2016
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Registration & Exhibits
9:00 AM– 10:30 AM Program

Netrality Properties
401 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19108
Construction and real estate development continue to be on the rise as one of Greater Philadelphia’s key economic drivers. Learn how major projects happening in five key areas - University City, Camden, King of Prussia, Market East, and the Navy Yard - are leading the way in creative use of building and repurposing opportunities to drive economic vitality.

Keynote presenter Patrick T. Harker, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia will provide an outlook for the construction and real estate sectors in the region. Dr. Harker will explore the region’s opportunities for development, how to sustain this momentum of activity into the future, and challenges facing the industry such as labor shortages and cost of materials.

Speakers to date:
Market East – John J. Connors, Managing Partner, The Brickstone Companies
Navy Yard – Prema Gupta, Senior Vice President for Navy Yard Planning, Development, and Management, PIDC
Camden – Bill Hankowsky, Chairman, President and CEO, Liberty Property Trust
University City  Keith A. Orris, Senior Vice President for Corporate Relations and Economic Development, Drexel University
King of Prussia – Doug Carney, SVP for Facilities, Real Estate and Capital Program
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Moderated by: Benjamin Connors, President, General Building Contractors Association

Exhibiting Opportunities Available

Exhibitor booth includes:
• 6-foot skirted table
• Listing in the exhibitor section of the event handout
• Two tickets to the event

Premier exhibitor package includes:
• 6-foot skirted table
• Special electronic recognition via listing on
• ¼ page and logo recognition in the exhibitor section of event handout 
• Three tickets to the event
• Reserved seating at event
• Premier booth location for marketing materials


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Member Tabletop Exhibit
Premier Exhibitor Package
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