September 13-15, 2016
The Fairmont Hotel
Washington, D.C.
Add to Calendar 09/13/2016 05:00 AM 09/15/2016 05:00 AM America/New_York 2016 NMHC Fall Board of Directors and Advisory Committee Meeting Washington, D.C.

Join us for the 2016 NMHC Fall Board of Directors and Advisory Committee Meeting at The Fairmont Hotel in Washington, DC. In this unpredictable election year, the meeting will leverage NMHC’s role as the leading advocate for the apartment industry to give you an insider’s view of what’s going on in the nation’s capital and how it might affect our industry.   

Open to all members.

Highlights include:

  • Hear from former Speaker of the House John Boehner in the opening general session.

  • Insider Briefings and Panel Discussions featuring top-ranking Congressional, Administration and industry leaders held at the renowned Newseum. Guests include key members from the Senate Banking Committee, Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Dean Heller (R-NV), Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR), House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Congressmen Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO), Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO) and Pat Tiberi (R-OH);

  • Nationally recognized political analyst Ron Brownstein. Brownstein is the political director of Atlantic Media Company, editorial director of National Journal, and a senior political and election analyst for CNN;
  • Senior leaders from Amazon and UPS discussing the future of e-commerce and how they can work with the multifamily industry to manage the growing volume of packages; 
  • An update on the economy from Austan Goolsbee, former Cabinet member and chief economist for the President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board;

  • A panel of leading journalists who cover our industry from the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg and Vox;

  • Congressional reception honoring House and Senate Members and their key staff held at a premier Washington location on the rooftop of 101 Constitution Avenue with breathtaking views of the city and U.S. Capitol; and 

  • An evening of baseball as the Washington Nationals take on the New York Mets at Nationals Park (*Special invitation-only event for Executive Committee members and Top NMHC PAC Donors).

Preliminary Agenda At-A-Glance

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Tuesday, September 13

 

 

2:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Registration

 

 

4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

General Session

 

 

  •  Jaja Jackson, Director, Global Multifamily Housing Partnerships, Airbnb
  • A Conversation with John Boehner
    Moderator: Bob DeWitt, Vice Chairman, President & CEO, GID
    Speaker: John Boehner, Former Speaker of the House

 

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Opening Reception

 

 

6:00 p.m.

Board Buses to Washington Nationals Park
(By Invitation Only - Executive Committee members, Top NMHC PAC Donors and Sponsors)

 

 

7:00 p.m.

Baseball Game (By Invitation Only - Executive Committee members, Top NMHC PAC Donors and Sponsors)

 

 

Wednesday, September 14

 

 

7:45 - 11:00 a.m.

Registration

 

 

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.      Continental Breakfast
   

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Committee Meetings

 
  • Workforce Housing
  • Supplier Partner Alliance

 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

NMHC PAC Committee Meeting 

   
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Committee Meetings
 
  • Diversity
  • Finance

11:00 a.m.

Board Buses to Hill Luncheon and Meeting

 

 

11:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Hill Luncheon and Meeting (Newseum, 7th Floor)

 

Confirmed Speakers include: CNN Senior Political and Election Analyst Ron Brownstein, key members from the Senate Banking Committee, Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Dean Heller (R-NV), Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR), House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) and Congressmen Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO), Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO) and Pat Tiberi (R-OH). 
   

5:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Walk to 101 Constitution

   

5:30 - 7:00 p.m.     

Congressional Reception honoring House and Senate Members (101 Constitution Rooftop)

   
Evening Dinner on Own
   

Thursday, September 15

 

7:45 - 11:30 a.m.

Registration

   

8:00 - 11:30 a.m.

General Session with Breakfast

 
  • Intersection of Media and Real Estate
    Speakers: Laura Kusisto, Reporter, The Wall Street Journal; Joe Light, Bloomberg News; Matthew Yglesias, Vox

  • Economic Innovation: Keeping Corporations Competitive in the 21st Century
    Moderator: Sue Ansel, President & CEO, Gables Residential

    Speaker: Austan Goolsbee, former Cabinet member and chief economist for the President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board

  • Business Meeting

11:30 a.m.     

Meeting Adjourns

 

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

 

 

9:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Registration

   

10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

NMHC Leadership Forum: The Bottom Line Imperative of Diversity & Inclusion
(Separate registration required)

   

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Committee Meetings

 

  • Emerging Leaders
  • Supplier Partner Alliance
  • Tax

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

General Session: A Conversation with Steve Case & J.D. Vance

 

Moderator: Doug Bibby, President, NMHC

Speakers: Steve Case, Chairman & CEO, Revolution, LLC and Co-Founder, AOL; J.D. Vance, Investor, Commentator, Author and Partner, Revolution, LLC

   

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Opening Reception

 

 

6:00 p.m.

Board Buses to Washington Nationals Park

 

 

7:00 p.m.

Washington Nationals Baseball Game (By Invitation Only)

 

 

Wednesday, September 13

 

 

7:45 – 11:00 a.m.

Registration

 

 

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast Social

 

 

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Committee Meeting

 
  • NMHC PAC

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Committee Meeting 

 
  • Workforce Housing
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Committee Meetings
 
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Finance

11:00 a.m.

Board Buses to Hill Luncheon and Meeting

 

 

11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Hill Luncheon and Meeting (Newseum)

 

  • Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), Chairman of Committee on Energy and Natural Energy Resources
  • Senator David Perdue (R-GA)
  • Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA), Chair, Asian Pacific American Caucus
  • Congressman Adriano Espaillat (D-NY), Chair, Hispanic Caucus Housing Task Force
  • Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman, House Financial Services Committee
  • Congressman Jim Himes (D-CT)
  • Congressman Erik Paulsen (R-MI)
  • Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), Chair, House Republican Conference
  • Congressman David Scott (D-GA)
  • Glenn Richards, Partner and Communications Practice Leader, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP
  • Melvin Watt, Director, Federal Housing Finance Agency

5:00 – 6:30 p.m.     

Congressional Reception Honoring House & Senate Members (Newseum)

 

Speakers include:

  • Congressman Paul Ryan (R-WI), Speaker of the House 
  • Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Chair, Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee

 

Evening

Dinner on Own

 

 

Thursday, September 14

 

7:45 – 11:30 a.m.

Registration

 

 

8:00 – 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast Social

 

 

8:30 – 11:30 a.m.

General Session

 

 

  • Senator Bob Corker (R-TN), Chairman, Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
  • B2B Short Term Rentals: Are New Tech Startups Poised to Change the Discussion?
  • By the Numbers: New Research Points to Strong Industry Fundamentals
  • Business Meeting and Roundtables

 

11:30 a.m.     

Meeting Adjourns

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

Meeting Sponsors:

Apartments.com
AT&T Connected Communities
Berkeley Point Capital
Capital One Multifamily Finance
Eastdil Secured
Google Fiber
HFF
Lincoln Property Company
Red Capital Group


All Sponsors


Become a sponsor of this event:

Every year, many of our partners take advantage of the opportunity to market their organizations to the leaders of the apartment industry.  

Click here to view the 2016 NMHC Partner Guide and review all of the ways you can promote your company at this meeting.

Sponsorship Questions? Contact Melissa Rowan at mrowan@nmhc.org or 202/974-2372.

Wednesday, September 13

Tax Reform Update

11:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Speaker: Matthew Berger, NMHC


National Flood Insurance Program Update

11:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Speaker: Kevin Donnelly, NMHC

 

Thursday, September 14

B2B Short-Term Rentals: Are New Tech Startups Poised to Change the Discussion?

9:00 – 10:00 AM

Moderator: Margette Hepfner, Lincoln Property Company

Speaker: Sean Conway, Pillow Residential

Speaker: Erik Eccles, Urbandoor

Speaker: Joe Fraiman, Parallel

Speaker: Jason Fudin, WhyHotel

Speaker: Maksim Loffe, SubletAlert.com


By the Numbers: New Research Points to Strong Industry Fundamentals

10:00 – 10:30 AM

Speaker: Dr. Mark Eppli, Marquette University