||How to Register
|National Forums Member
|NAIOP Corporate Board Member not on a Forum
(Corporate Board Meeting Only)
$175 (includes two receptions and one breakfast general session)
|Spouse Forum Dinner
All cancellations must be in writing. Cancellations of Spouse Program registrations received after April 11, 2017, will be charged a fee of $35 per attendee. Cancellations received after April 18, 2017, will forfeit the registration fee (if applicable). No refunds will be made for no-shows. Cancellation notices should be sent to the NAIOP Education Department firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to (703) 674-1471.
Hotel and Travel Information
Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa, Palm Springs
44400 Indian Wells Lane
Indian Wells, California 92210
The Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa is located in the heart of the Coachella Valley with easy access to Palm Springs, Palm Desert and a wide array of the area's most noteworthy activities, including Indian Wells Golf Resort. From world-class cuisine in the acclaimed Sirocco and Cava restaurants to a plethora of championship standard golf and tennis facilities, you can do as much or as little as you want in this Palm Springs paradise.
NAIOP’s room block at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort is now closed. NAIOP’s discounted rate of $230 was available until Friday, March 31, 2017.
- Rooms may still be available at the Renaissance Indian Wells. To book a room at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort, call the hotel directly at 760-773-4444.
- A deposit equal to one night’s stay is required to hold each individual’s reservation. Should a guest cancel a reservation, the deposit will be refunded if notice is received at least 72 hours prior to arrival. Name changes to room reservations may be made up to the day of arrival at no charge.
- A resort charge of $5.00 per room, per night will be charged. The resort charge includes the following: guestroom internet access, self-parking, local and 800 calls, (2) bottled waters daily, fitness center access, daily fitness classes, resort bicycles and golf bag storage.
Other Nearby Hotel:
The Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort is located next door to the Renaissance. NAIOP conference attendees are also booking rooms at the Hyatt Regency. The Hyatt is a short 8-minute walk from the Renaissance.
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa
44600 Indian Wells Lane
Indian Wells, California, 92210
Walking Distance: 0.4 miles / 8 Minute walk approx.
Phone: 760 776 1234
Transportation, Maps and Directions
Visit Renaissance Indian Wells for information on the local area, including maps, driving directions and local attractions.
Palm Springs International Airport (PSP)
Palm Springs International Airport is located 15.5 miles (30 minute drive) from the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort. The estimated taxi fare is $55 (one way). Visit Palm Springs Airport for information on ground transportation.
LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT)
LA/Ontario International Airport is located 86.5 miles (1.5 hour drive approximately) from the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort.
The estimated taxi fare is $200 (one way). Visit Ontario California International Airport for information on ground transportation.
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
Los Angeles International Airport is located 139 miles (2 hour drive approximately) from the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort.
The estimated taxi fare is $300 (one way). Visit Los Angeles International Airport for information on ground transportation.
Car service can be arranged through Emerald Transportation Service, LLC for the entire Coachella Valley.
Overnight self-parking is included in the $5.00 daily resort fee, per room. Valet parking is $25.00 overnight and $8.00 short term.
April temperatures in Palm Springs range from an average high of 90 degrees to a low of 62 degrees.
Strategic Communication Skills: Getting Deals Done
This workshop is being provided as a no-cost benefit to Developing Leaders who are members of any of the National Forums. Developing Leaders who are members of NAIOP Inland Empire, NAIOP San Diego and NAIOP SoCal are also invited to attend.
Tuesday, April 25
9 a.m.–2 p.m.
Strategic Communication Skills: Getting Deals Done
Lunch will be provided.
Communication is key in establishing new contacts, driving deals and getting projects done. Learn how to strategically deliver your message to get the outcome you want in this engaging and interactive workshop created just for NAIOP’s Developing Leaders. From formal presentations to challenging one-on-one conversations, discover how to analyze your audience and adapt your approach for effective results. Connect with other Developing Leaders as you sharpen your communication skills in interactive exercises and simulations of real-life scenarios, and continue building relationships during a networking lunch.
Registration and Travel
Free Developing Leader National Forums members. Please select the workshop during your online registration transaction.
$50 Developing Leaders (non-National Forums members) from NAIOP Inland Empire, NAIOP San Diego, NAIOP SoCal.
Plan to arrive in Indian Wells on Monday, April 24, as the workshop begins at 9 a.m. on Tuesday.
NAIOP sponsorship plans provide you with a unique opportunity to build your brand and influence key power players in commercial real estate. See the Why Attend tab for demographics of the industry leaders represented at NAIOP’s National Forums Symposium.
Sponsorship plans start at only $1,995. Request a full sponsorship prospectus and learn what sponsorship opportunities are currently available by contacting Christopher Ware via email or call 703-904-7100, ext. 127.
Take advantage of the opportunity to reconnect and exchange insights with your fellow Forum members at the National Forums Symposium 2017. More than 600 Forums members are planning to attend — don’t miss out!
Who attends the National Forums Symposium?
93% of NAIOP National Forums Members are senior leaders in their companies:
- President, Partner, Principal, CEO and Other C-Level — 51%
- Senior Management (VP, director, senior manager, etc.) — 42%
NAIOP National Forums Members are primarily Developers, Owners and Investors:
- Developers; Owners; Investors; Asset Managers — 80%.
- Architects; Engineers; Contractors — 7%.
- Attorneys; Accountants; Consultants — 4%.
- Brokers — 3%.
- Financiers — 3%.
- Other — 2%.
NAIOP National Forums Members are involved in the development of all commercial property types:
- Industrial — 80%.
- Office — 79%.
- Retail — 43%.
- Mixed-use — 41%.
- Multifamily — 19%.
*Note: Attendees can select more than one commercial property type.