January 28-29, 2019
Manchester Grand Hyatt
San Diego, CA
Add to Calendar 01/28/2019 05:00 AM 01/29/2019 05:00 AM America/Los_Angeles 2019 NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference San Diego, CA

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Don’t miss the NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference preceding the Annual Meeting. The conference will kick-off with a networking reception on Monday evening follwed by an entire day of trends, statistics and powerful business insight into what lies ahead for the economy and our industry. This meeting is open to members and non-members and requires separate registration from the Annual Meeting.


The NMHC Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of the year where NMHC members come together to network with their colleagues. The meeting will include informative sessions led by industry leaders; insight into what is happening on Capitol Hill, strategies for success in changing times, and fun-filled social events. This meeting is open to NMHC members only and requires separate registration from the Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference. 

In addition, all women registered for the 2019 NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference or Annual Meeting are invited to attend the 2019 NMHC Women’s Event featuring Arianna Huffington, Founder & CEO of Thrive Global and Co-Founder & former Editor-in-Chief of the Pulitzer-winning Huffington Post. Whether you’re an industry executive with an expansive network or newer to the industry and establishing relationships, this is an opportunity to network with women leading the rental apartment industry to the future. Separate registration is required for each event.

Preliminary Agenda At-A-Glance

Monday, January 28


Noon - 7:00 p.m.     


1:30 - 4:15 p.m.

2019 NMHC Women's Event
Open to all women registered for the NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference and Annual Meeting. Separate registration required.

6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

NEW! Opening Reception

Tuesday, January 29


6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


7:00 - 8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast Social

8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

General Sessions

12:30 - 1:45 p.m.

Networking Lunch

12:30 - 1:45 p.m.

Diversity & Inclusion Committee Luncheon Meeting

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

General Session

3:00 p.m.

Conference Program Adjourns

3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

NEW! Networking on the Lawn

 Note: Agenda is subject to change. Check back periodically for updates. Please be aware that photos may be taken at the meeting and posted online.


View the 2018 Apartment Strategies Outlook  Conference.

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Meeting Registration
NMHC’s Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference is open to NMHC members and non-members. Conference attendance fees or waivers do not include hotel room charges. The registration policy is as follows:

  • NMHC Executive Committee Members: receive three (3) complimentary registrations and may register additional representatives for a fee of $600 each until January 11, and $800 each thereafter

  • NMHC Board of Directors Members: receive one (1) complimentary registration and may register additional representatives for a fee of $600 each until January 11, and $800 each thereafter

  • NMHC Advisory Committee Members:  may register representatives for a fee of $600 each until January 11, and $800 each thereafter

  • Non-Members: may register representatives for a fee of $1200 each until January 11, and $1400 each thereafter

  • 2019 Chairman's Circle Sponsors ($50,000 or more): receive six (6) additional complimentary registrations

  • 2019 Friends of the Council Sponsors ($25,000 minimum): receive four (4) additional complimentary registrations

  • Conference Sponsors ($10,000 minimum): receive one (1) additional complimentary registration


Member registration is contingent upon NMHC membership dues being current. NMHC reserves the right to close meeting registration should interest exceed availability.

Please note: Registrations received after January 23 (including on-site registrations) may not be reflected on the NMHC attendee lists.


Meeting Cancellation Policy
Meeting cancellations must be sent in writing to NMHC. Written requests for meeting cancellation refunds received by December 14 are entitled to a full refund, minus a processing fee of $250. No meeting cancellation refunds will be granted after December 14.

Please contact NMHC’s Membership Department at 202/974-2300 or membership@nmhc.org for information regarding registration.

In order to make a hotel reservation request, you will need your Meeting Registration Confirmation Code found on your meeting registration confirmation.

NMHC uses a centralized hotel reservation system to manage hotel reservations for all of our attendees at the NMHC Annual Meeting and the NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference. 

  • Individuals must be registered for the meeting before making a hotel reservation request.

  • Upon registering for the meeting(s), you will receive a meeting registration confirmation email which contains a meeting registration confirmation code required to make your reservation request.

  • If you registered for both the Annual Meeting and the Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference, please use your Annual Meeting registration confirmation code to facilitate your hotel reservation request. Only members registered for the Annual Meeting (does not include the Emerging Leader slot or Networking Passes) are eligible to stay in the main conference hotel.
  • Hotel reservation requests will be acknowledged within 24 hours and confirmed within 14 business days. Note: there will be a longer processing period during the initial rush to book rooms in July/early August.
  • All hotel reservations will require a pre-charged deposit for confirmation. Please expect this to be charged to the credit card placed on the reservation around the first week of September. All cancellations made after December 14 will entail a forfeiture of a deposit equal to two nights rate (plus taxes).

  • Canceling your meeting registration will result in your hotel room reservation being automatically canceled. 

  • Company room blocks are not permitted. 


Group Room Rates:
For your planning purposes, the starting group room rates for the Official NMHC Hotels are listed below:

  • Embassy Suites by Hilton San Diego Bay Downtown: standard suites start at $285 per night
  • Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina: standard room rates start at $319 per night
  • Springhill Suites San Diego Downtown: standard suite rates start at $229 per night
  • Hilton San Diego Gaslamp Quarter: standard room rates start at $299 per night
  • San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter: standard room rates start at $265 per night

Please note: The group room rates are special rates for NMHC's attendees that are only available if you make your reservation through the housing conmpany.


Ground Transportation
The Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, located at 1 Market Place, is approximately 3 miles from San Diego International Airport (Lindbergh Field). For those of you arriving by air, you have the following alternatives for ground transportation:

  • San Diego taxi service is available from the lower level curb of all terminals at the San Diego International Airport.  The cost is approximately $10-13 each way and will take approximately 12 minutes, depending on traffic.  

  • An alternative to taxi service is taking a shared airport shuttle service such as SuperShuttle. The cost is approximately $9 per person each way for shared ride service. SuperShuttle also offers nonstop rides and ExecuCar at higher rates. For more information or reservations, call SuperShuttle at 800/258-3826 or visit online. Note: the shuttle may make multiple stops. 

  • For attendees driving to the Manchester Grand Hyatt, valet parking is $49 per night and self-parking is $35 per night.

  • Please note that shuttle service will NOT be provided between the NMHC official hotels and the Manchester Grand Hyatt due to the close proximity of these hotels and the available San Diego public transportation.


Please contact Lacey Rimoli-Wiesel at lacey@stagedrightevents.com should you have questions regarding hotel information. Please call the NMHC office at 202/974-2300 for all other questions.

Sponsorship Opportunities & Benefits: 
Sponsorship opportunities are designed to help your company maximize your investment and increase your visibility at the conference. The minimum sponsorship investment is $10,000. Sponsorships are available to NMHC members only.

Benefits apply to the 2019 NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference only and include:

  • Company logo published on the conference web page.

  • 1 free registration for the 2019 NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference.

  • Recognition in promotional marketing materials and e-mails related to the conference (print and digital).

  • Company logo included on the sponsor recognition signage displayed at the conference.

  • Company logo included in the meeting’s official printed agenda.

  • Company logo and brief company description included within the sponsor module of the official Conference App.

  • Company logo displayed in the scrolling PowerPoint presentation shown before the start of each general session at the conference.

  • Opportunity to submit a request to host a subgroup event at the Manchester Grand Hyatt. (Note: A Subgroup Event Request Form must be completed and submitted by the specified deadline.)

  • Option to send a direct mail campaign to meeting registrants of the conference through a NMHC designated third-party mail house. (Note: Email addresses are not provided in accordance with NMHC’s privacy policy.)

  • Option to send a piece of company literature to the sponsored meeting for display in the registration area of the conference. (Note: One piece of literature per sponsor company may be displayed. Literature should be sent directly to a representative from your company to place on the literature table. Please contact the hotel for shipping address and possible fees.)

  • Other benefits as included with the individual item selected to sponsor. (Note: Additional benefits may apply and will vary depending on the individual opportunities selected. Individual item benefits are detailed under each meeting/item.) 

Note: Sponsorship items will be published in fall 2018.

To confirm sponsorship, please complete and submit the 2019 Sponsor Contract. Select “Individual Meeting Sponsor” on the form.

Please contact Melissa Rowan at mrowan@nmhc.org with sponsorship questions.