DMC Real Estate Development and Investment Summit

12:00:00 - 16:00:00
Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area Downtown
10 East Center Street, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA


Join us for the 3rd Annual Rochester Destination Medical Center Summit

Early-Bird Rate $89
Regular Rate $99

Walk-Ins Welcome | Walk-In Rate $129
(Register Here)

Thursday, April 25, 2019
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Program
Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area Downtown
10 East Center Street, Rochester, Minnesota, 55904, USA

11:00 Two Optional Walking Tours
Community Castle Redevelopment Walking Tour
Hilton Hotel Development Tour

11:45 Registration and Lunch

12:00 Program Starts – Welcome and Introductions
Rochester Mayor Kim Norton, 
Welcome and Introduction
Emcee: Patrick Seeb,
 Director of Economic Development and Placemaking, DMC EDA

12:05 Rochester Opportunities
Steve Rymer, 
City Administrator, City of Rochester
• Community Characteristics that developers and investors need to know
• Vision of where the City is headed
• Opportunity Zones & Sites coming into the market

12:35 Future of the Mayo Clinic
Doug Holtan,
 Chair of Facilities and Support Services, Mayo Clinic
• Why Mayo Clinic will continue to grow as a world healthcare destination
• Mayo Clinic’s major infrastructure update
• Regional effects of Mayo Clinic’s growth

12:55 DMC Updates
Lisa Clarke, Executive Director, DMC EDA
Tim Cody, Finance Director, DMC EDA
Dillon Dombrovski, City Engineer, City of Rochester
Mike Nigbur, Park and Forestry Division Head, City of Rochester
• DMC by the numbers
• 2018 DMC market studies summary
• Public-Private Partnership (P3) panel
• Public realm & public infrastructure investment updates

2:05 Break 

2:15 Transit Oriented Development
Aaron Parrish,
 Deputy City Administrator, City of Rochester
Lucy Galbraith, AICP, Director of Transit Oriented Development, Metro Transit
Michael Greif, Associate Planner of Transit Oriented Development, Metro Transit
• Transit villages
• Development trends along transit

3:05 Affordable Housing Opportunities
Kevin Bright, 
Director of Sustainability and Energy, DMC EDA
Terry Spaeth, Assistant City Administrator I, City of Rochester
Ryan Nolander, President, RAEDI
Steve Borchardt, Housing Initiative Director, Rochester Area Foundation
Dave Dunn, Director of Housing & Redevelopment Authority, Olmsted County
• Overview of market needs
• Site opportunities
• Financial tools

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Networking and Happy Hour

Registration Questions?
Alan Davis
[email protected]