White + Burke Real Estate Investment Advisors presents the fourth annual Vermont Development Conference on Tuesday, November 14, at the Hilton Waterfront hotel. More than 275 development and real estate professionals will come together for a full day of networking, seminars, and workshops.

When: Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Where: Hilton Waterfront Hotel – 60 Battery Street Burlington, Vermont

Speaker RFP: Interested in speaking at the 2017 Conference? Fill out this RFP by May 3 to be considered.

Register: Registration will be open later this summer.

CEDs: Continuing Education Credits are not offered for this Conference. However, you are welcome to pursue this on your own and White & Burke will sign off on your participation.

Questions?: Email us

Quick Links

Schedule Overview

Detailed Seminar Schedule

2017 Sponsors

Speaker Bios

Past Conference Schedules and Speakers

Schedule Overview

8:00 a.m.             Registration Opens

8:30 a.m.             Breakfast and Keynote 

9:45 a.m.             Networking and Exhibits

10:15 a.m.           Morning Session

11:30 a.m.           Networking and Exhibits

12:15 p.m.           Lunch & Presentation

1:15 p.m.             Afternoon Power Sessions #1

2:00 p.m.             Networking and Exhibits

2:15 p.m.             Afternoon Power Sessions #2

3:00 p.m.             Pecha Kucha

4:00-6:00 p.m.     Cocktail Reception, sponsored by VHB small


Detailed Session Schedule

8:00 a.m. Registration Opens

8:30 a.m. Breakfast and Keynote

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10:15 a.m. Morning Sessions

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11:30 a.m. Networking and Exhibits

12:15 p.m. Lunch and Presentation

Stay tuned for details

1:15 p.m. Afternoon Power Sessions #1

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Stay tuned for details

2:00 p.m. Networking and Exhibits

2:15 p.m. Afternoon Power Sessions #2

Stay tuned for details

3:00 p.m. Networking and Exhibits

3:15 p.m. Pecha Kucha

Stay tuned for details

4:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception

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Network with peers, sample a Vermont-made spirit, and (hopefully) win a great raffle prize!

2017 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

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Gold Sponsors:

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Thank you to the Vermont Development Conference Planning Committee:

Tom Broido, ATC Group Services

Tim Sampson, Downs Rachlin Martin

Bob Stevens, Stevens & Associates and M&S Development

Morgan Hood, Efficiency Vermont

Heidi Stumpff, People’s United Bank

Tim Smith, FDIDC

Jamie Wagner, Freeman French Freeman

Blair Enman, Enman Engineering

Explore the programming of our first three annual conferences here and check out photos from 2016 here!