Join us for an insightful look into career opportunities in commercial real estate.
CREW Iowa is excited to be hosting the 2022 UCREW Collegiate Forum on Thursday, September 8 from 9:00-4:00 in West Des Moines, IA. The forum will provide hands-on insight into careers in the commercial real estate industry through career roundtable discussions, property tours, and engaging networking with many of Des Moines’ most highly regarded commercial real estate professionals. This event is open to any college student in the state of Iowa. Breakfast, lunch, and light hors d’oeuvres will be provided.
NEW THIS YEAR! In conjunction with UCREW, CREW Iowa is sponsoring a $1000 scholarship. The winner will be announced at the UCREW Collegiate Forum. Scholarship applications open July 29, 2022 and are due by 11:59pm on August 24, 2022. UCREW Collegiate Forum registrants will receive the scholarship link in their confirmation email (from Eventbrite). If you do not receive the confirmation email within 24 hours, please email email@example.com for assistance.
Schedule of Events
9:00 Check in
Location: Westfield Building (1080 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines, IA 50266)
9:15 Kick Off
9:30 Career Roundtable Discussions
Small group rotations with professionals from commercial real estate professionals in eight different concentrations: brokerage, development, investment/acquisitions, debt/banking, property and asset management, economic development, architecture and interior design, and real estate law. This will be a great opportunity to learn more about career options in commercial real estate, see how concentrations work together, and get to know professionals from many companies.
12:00 Lunch & Networking
1:00 Property Tours
Gain behind-the-scenes insight into the development process and key factors in property operations by touring two properties in Des Moines' East Village.
3:30 Networking Happy Hour
Location: East Village, Des Moines
We’ll wrap up the day with a networking happy hour with members of the CREW Iowa board and sponsor companies. The UCREW Scholarship winner will be announced at this time!
CREW Iowa (crewiowa.org) is the leading organization for women in the commercial real estate industry in the Des Moines metro. CREW Iowa aims to create more opportunities for women in commercial real estate while creating a dynamic and supportive environment that promotes advancement through knowledge sharing and networking, providing educational programs that promote change, and encouraging members to be a force for activism and involvement in the community. CREW Iowa is part of CREW Network (crewnetwork.org), the commercial real estate industry’s premier business organization with 12,000 members in over 75 major global markets.
Thank You For Supporting Women in Commercial Real Estate!