Learning Excursion | Thursday, Oct. 26 from 2:15 - 5 pm
Learn what it takes to transform a major city center
Downtown Houston has been experiencing a major revitalization over the last few years. This bus/walking tour covers the newest and most impactful developments of all product types including office, high-rise housing, retail, entertainment, hospitality and public spaces. On the excursion, you will discover the features and amenities of the residential high-rise buildings and new office developments focused on the millennial and empty nest market, and occupancy impact; learn how transportation and walking friendly environments attract businesses to the CBD (Central Business District); and how government initiatives and incentives have made possible a wide and diverse pipeline of new development and redevelopment projects in the urban core.
Bob Eury, Central Houston and Houston Downtown Management District
Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
This tour will be held rain or shine.
Optional event, not included with a convention registration. Preregistration required by Sept. 15.