Your Exclusive Guide to the 2019 Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Experience the best of PCBC with Metrostudy and Meyers Research!

Heading to PCBC this week? We will be speaking at sessions, giving live demos in our booth, and would love to see you there! Read below to learn more about the events you won’t want to miss.

Start your day at PCBC with the keynote session Poetic Voice. Actor, musician and two-time slam national poetry champion Sekou Andrews will show how businesses and individuals can use tools from poetry to provide a platform for impactful and unique stories.

Poetic Voice
Featuring: Sekou Andrews
Thursday, May 30 | 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Esplanade Ballroom

Up next in the Esplanade Ballroom, we’ll take a look into the housing market. Senior Managing Principal for Meyers Research, Tim Sullivan, will be examining price appreciation and other shifts happening in the industry and how builders can move past sensational headlines and adapt to a changing – but still healthy – market.

The Market Outlook
Featuring: Tim Sullivan, Senior Managing Principal, Meyers Research
Thursday, May 30 | 10:00 AM – 10:10 AM
Esplanade Ballroom

After the morning sessions, stretch your legs by walking the exhibit floor and visiting us at Booth 2251. Metrostudy and Zonda will be giving live demos, and answering all your questions.  While you’re there, don’t forget to pick up the latest edition of BUILDER Magazine to check out the full 2019 Builder 100 list.

Next, join our CEO, Jeff Meyers, and Meyers Research’s Managing Director, Steve LaTerra as they explore and analyze equity capital markets based on Meyers Research’s annual Capital Markets Survey. Meyers and LaTerra will illustrate why capital has been reluctant to flow into residential land and how things may change in the future.

Annual Capital Markets Survey
Featuring: Jeff Meyers, CEO and Steve LaTerra, Managing Director, Meyers Research
Thursday, May 30 | 1:15 PM – 2:00 PM
Hall D, Room 3

Then, move down the hall and explore the challenges and bright-spot opportunities of attainable design and construction with a fascinating panel featuring Hanley Wood’s VP and Editorial Director, John McManus and speakers from KB Home, KTGY Architecture + Planning and Google.

Designing the Smart Healthy Home
Featuring: John McManus, VP, Editorial Director, Residential Group, Hanley Wood
Thursday, May 30 | 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Hall D, Room 10

Begin your morning with the keynote session On the Edge: Leadership Lessons from Everest. Alison Levine will deliver a resounding leadership message on how progress can be made going backward, why egos are a good thing, how complacency can kill you, and how to make crucial decisions on the spot when the conditions around you are far from perfect.

On the Edge: Leadership Lessons from Everest
Featuring: Alison Levine
Friday, May 31 | 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Esplanade Ballroom

Missed us at the booth Thursday? Be sure to stop by Booth 2251 for your chance to see our products in action and say hello to our team!

After lunch, join a dynamic panel of industry leaders, including Director of Economic Research for Meyers Research, Ali Wolf, as they share their outlook on the current housing landscape, ways of addressing immediate pressing needs, and proactive strategies for adapting to changing times.

How to Be Successful in Good Times and Bad
Featuring: Ali Wolf, Director, Economic Research, Meyers Research
Friday, May 31 | 1:15 PM – 2:15 PM
Esplanade Ballroom

Immediately following in the Esplanade Ballroom, John McManus, VP, Editorial Director for Hanley Wood will lead an esteemed panel that will look at features, functionality, businesses model brilliance and human resilience to examine great projects and the key common denominators for successful projects.

Great Projects for the Ages
Featuring: John McManus, VP, Editorial Director, Residential Group, Hanley Wood
Friday, May 31 | 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Esplanade Ballroom

Wrap up the show with the Gold Nugget Awards, hosted by Meyers Research Senior Managing Principal, Tim Sullivan. Known as the “Academy Awards” of the building industry, PCBC’s Gold Nugget Awards are presented annually to the top innovators in design, planning and development. The competition is open to builders, developers, architects, and land planners with communities and projects across the United States and internationally.

Gold Nugget Awards
Featuring: Tim Sullivan, Senior Managing Principal, Meyers Research
Friday, May 31 | 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Esplanade Ballroom
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