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2018 Economic Forecast [South Sound]
Thursday, February 01, 2018, 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM PDT
Category: South Sound Events

South Sound 2018 Economic Forecast

Tacoma from the Sound

To download a final attendance list for this event, download the NAIOP WA app and navigate to the Resources module.  

Come network with local area commercial real estate brokers and developers, see what projects are being offered or coming online in the near future, and hear what economists anticipate for the South Sound region in 2018. 

Our keynote speaker is the popular and informative Lynn Michaelis, Partner at Forest Economic Advisors, who will present a talk titled "Too Much of a Good Thing?  When will it END?" 

Featured guest speakers include Michael Cade, Thurston County EDC Executive Director, and Dr. Ali Modarres, Director of Urban Studies at the University of Washington Tacoma. Dr. Modarres will give insight into the changing demographic and economic landscape of Pierce County and what this might mean to real estate, with a focus on millennials and retiring population. 

Event schedule:

  • Thursday, February 1, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    • 11 a.m. Registration and Networking
    • 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Program
  • Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center, 1501 Broadway - Tacoma, WA
  • Single tickets: $45.00 Members ($65.00 Non-Members)
  • Table of 8: $340.00 Members ($500.00 Non-Members)
  • Promote your company with an expo table! $200 Members ($250 Non-Members)

Pre-Registration for this event has now sold out. There will be a limited number of onsite registrations available on a first come first served basis. 


Thank you to our 2018 South Sound Annual Sponsors: 

Atlas logo Benaroya Companies logo        

 To sponsor this event, contact Brooke Griffith, [email protected].

Contact: Kirsten Rinker, [email protected]