Agenda

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The 2020 Fall Virtual Conference brings you a more personalized and connected virtual event than ever before. From international session times to networking and best practice sharing among your peers on the hottest topics in the industry right now. In addition to our new sessions, you'll have access to the same, high quality panel sessions the GWA Conference has become known for. 

*Certain sessions are included in the Premium Package Only.





8:00 AM – 9:00 AM EST
Visit Our Exhibit Hall

9:00 AM – 9:45 AM EST
State of the Industry
A message from the GWA leadership

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM EST
The Redistribution of Workforce
The redistribution of the workforce to secondary and tertiary markets is on the rise
Brought to You By Instant Offices

11:00 AM – 11:20 AM EST
Q&A with James Rankin
Brought to You By
 Instant Offices

11:30 AM – 12:15 PM EST
What's The Next Move for the Enterprise Customer
Enterprise portfolios are downsizing and Work From Home (WFH) is going to be a big component of workplace going forward.

12:30 PM – 1:15 PM EST
Meeting The Needs Of The New Tenant Mix
The new segment of demand may come from medium and large companies, but what will their space requirements be at the "spoke" location?
Brought to You By essensys

1:30 PM - 1:50 PM EST
Under the Hood: Delivering Premium Workspaces at Scale

A Case Study with essensys and Studio by Tishman Speyer
Brought to you by
essensys

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM EST
New Marketing Approaches In The Era Of Work From Anywhere
The Work From Home segment requires new marketing and product approaches for operators to attract their business.

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM EST
Designing to Create Customer Confidence
Health and safety is a clear and present concern that is impacting return to work

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM* EST
Breakout Sessions (Choose one) – Open to full-access ticket holders only
※ Drive Growth with Creative Marketing Strategies
※ Create a Culture of Wellness Through Design and Service
※ Community Managers: Problem Solving the Day to Day

5:00 - 5:45 PM EST
General Session TBD
Brought to You By: Stella Pop

6:00 - 6:20 PM EST 
Learning Lounge Session

Brought to You By
 Stella Pop

6:30 - 7:15 PM EST 
How to Navigate Your Business During the Pandemic

Brought to You By
 Yardi

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
Visit Our Exhibit Hall

8:00 PM - 8:45 PM EST
THE Defining Term of the Future: Work From Anywhere
Enterprise portfolios at HQ are likely to downsize while the choice of where and how employees will work is more prevalent than ever. 

9:00 PM - 9:45 PM EST
Thinking Outside of the Traditional Workspace Box
The definition of 'flexible workspace' has been reworked over the past few months, Hotels and Malls are incorporating workspace offerings. 

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EST
Visit Our Exhibit Hall

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM EST
Final Day KickOff

A message from the GWA leadership

9:15 AM - 10:00 AM EST
The Acceleration Of Flex Is Here
The spectrum of flexibility in the CRE portfolio is accelerating.

10:15 AM - 10:35 AM EST
How to Pivot & Achieve Success in Your Coworking Space during Uncertain Times

Brought to you by
Yardi

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM EST
Flexibility In The Management Agreement
With a bigger interest than ever in the Management Agreement model, what are the different trends and structures happening out there?

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Will Spec Suites Be The Future of Flex?
Will unstaffed, turnkey private team spaces and spec suites be more or less relevant in the wake of COVID?

12:45 PM - 1:00 PM EST
Learning Lounge

Brought to you by
Satellite Deskworks

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM EST
The Non-Traditional Workspace
New types of assets impacted by COVID are exploring participation in the workspace.

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM EST
Opportunity In A Smaller Economy
While the long-term outlook for flex office is wildly positive, the real economy today is smaller than it was pre-COVID.

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM EST
Community Manager Awards
Ceremony for the presentation of the 2020 CMAwards winners.

4:00PM - 5:00 PM* EST
Breakout Sessions (Choose one) – 
Open to full-access ticket holders only
※ Selling Your Space By Thinking Outside the Box
※ Community Managers: Connecting Members Through Community
※ Essential Ways to Create a Diverse and Inclusive Workplace/Organization

5:00PM - 6:00 PM* EST
H A P P Y  H O U R
Let's close this conference out right connecting with each other...and some music and cocktails.