1st Annual State of DuPage County & Western Suburbs CRE Market

Thursday, February 13
7:30AM – 10:45AM

IBEW Local 701 Hall & Atrium
28600 Bella Vista Parkway, Warrenville, IL


  • Greg Bedalov, Keynote, President & CEO of Choose DuPage
  • Karyn Charvat, Emcee, Executive Director of PowerForward DuPage
  • Steve Chirico, Mayor, City of Naperville
  • Mari Rodriguez, Operations Manager of DynaCom Management, Inc.
  • More Speakers to be announced…


7:30AM – 8:30AM: Registration, Breakfast, Exhibits, Networking

8:30AM – 9:15AM: Keynote with Greg Bedalov, President & CEO, Choose DuPage Economic Development Alliance

8:50AM – 9:35AM: Panel One – State of Office, Industrial, Retail, Multifamily, Senior Housing

  • Who is re-locating and leasing in the Western Suburbs?
  • What are some of the current game-changing new office, industrial developments?
  • What is the status of the big box retail?
  • What new multifamily developments are we seeing and who is moving to the suburbs?
  • Where are the new Senior Housing developments?

9:35AM – 9:50AM: Coffee Break with Exhibitors

9:50AM – 10:35AM: Panel Two – Opportunity Zones, Land Development, Data Centers, Financing Trends

  • Identifying Opportunity Zones and future investment & development trends.
  • How are data centers impacting trends?

10:35AM – 10:45AM: Networking, Adjourn