You’re not going to want to miss the 2018 Housing Innovation Summit, hosted this year in the historic Bourbon Orleans Hotel in New Orleans' exciting French Quarter April 17-18.
We'll dig deeper into Offsite Construction and other key innovation topics. Get expert snapshots and exchange ideas around:
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We'll engage in honest discussions, open sharing of successes and failures, and work together to “connect the dots” and move the innovation ball forward.
Whether you've attended in the past or you've never had the opportunity to experience one of our events, you’re going to want to be sure to put this one on your calendar!
Plan to arrive on Monday night? Be sure to join us for our pre-event cocktail reception in Bourbon Orleans' courtyard and connect with attendees in advance.
Learn about registration options, our meeting venue, hotel discounts, networking opportunities and travel.
The 2018 Innovation Summit is an exclusive event for contributing members and partners in the Housing Innovation Alliance, as well as select guests. Here are your options for registering:
EVENT REGISTRATION: MEMBER
If you’re an Alliance partner or a contributing member (having paid your annual fee in 2018), you’ll see a 33% discount on your ticket price upon registering ($500 vs. $750). Thank you for supporting the Alliance program!
Not a member yet? You have a few options:
EVENT REGISTRATION: NON-MEMBER
Limited seats are available. If you are not a housing provider, and are not currently a member of the Alliance, you need to request a seat at the table. Please contact Betsy Scott or George Casey prior to selecting this option for registration.
EVENT REGISTRATION + MEMBERSHIP (Housing Provider < 250 Units per year)
Join now and get your first ticket at a discount ($500) along with your annual membership ($375). Choose this option if you’re a builder or developer who delivers less than 250 units per year.
EVENT REGISTRATION + MEMBERSHIP (Housing Provider > 250 Units per year)
Join now and get your first ticket at a discount ($500) along with your annual membership ($750). Choose this option if you’re a builder or developer who delivers more than 250 units per year.
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BOURBON ORLEANS HOTEL: PRE-EVENT NETWORKING, SUMMIT SESSIONS
Most of our 2018 Innovation Summit will be hosted at the Bourbon Orleans Hotel in the heart of the French Quarter. The hotel is situated at the corner of Bourbon at 717 Orleans Street, twenty-five minutes from Louis Armstrong International Airport.
Please contact Jenny Gross if you have registered and are still in need of accommodations.
Get there safely. Don't go the wrong way down a one-way street! Get detailed directions directly from the hotel website.
BENACHI HOUSE AND GARDENS: TUESDAY NETWORKING DINNER
The Benachi House is an award-winning restoration of a New Orleans landmark, set amid generous gardens shaded by oaks and sycamores in the Esplanade Ridge Historic District, about one-half mile from the French Quarter.
Their historic interiors, gardens, and patios will provide the perfect setting for us to relax, enjoy the local architecture cuisine, and get to know each other better.
If you're planning to join us for the 2018 Innovation Summit in New Orleans. Mark your calendar now.
The basic timing for the event is below. Download a detailed agenda here.
MONDAY, APRIL 16th
travel day | pre-event reception 7 to 9:30pm (optional)
Heading in from out of town? Want to meet up with folks before the event? Join us between 7 and 9:30pm in the Bourbon Orleans Hotel courtyard for a cocktail reception.
TUESDAY, APRIL 17th
breakfast @ 7am | sessions from 8am to 5pm | dinner from 7 to 9:30pm
During day one, we'll focus on driving innovation through Business Models and Consumer Values.
We'll share a vision of the future homebuilding company and engage in interactive discussions around leveraging data to create amazing customer experiences, applying new business models to diversify revenue and create customers for life, and forming strategic alliances to redefine the builder's role in home delivery.
Connect during the day at the Bourbon Orleans Hotel through table-based discussions, between session breaks, breakfast and lunch.
Catch your breath and catch up one-on-one from 5 to 7pm. Then join us for our open house networking dinner at the Benachi House & Gardens.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18th
breakfast @ 7am | sessions from 8am to 3pm
During day two, we'll dig deep into Production + Productivity.
We'll share a series of builder and developer case studies focused on product and process innovation, integrated design and engineering, and adoption of offsite construction solutions.
We'll talk candidly about opportunities, pitfalls, and what it's really going to take to change how housing is delivered in the next 3 to 5 years.
We'll wrap up a little early (around 3pm) for those of you who want to grab the evening flight home. Staying on one more night? We'll be hanging out at a local watering hole, and you're welcome to join us!