Ronald Havner, chairman and CEO of Public Storage Inc., a self-storage real estate investment trust (REIT), will moderate a panel discussion on the future of REITs as part of the REITWorld 2013 convention in San Francisco, Nov. 13-15.
Havner will lead a panel that also features Richard Campo, chairman and CEO of Camden Property Trust; Mike Kirby, chairman and director of research at Green Street Advisors Inc.; Robert Steers, co-chairman and co-CEO of Cohen & Steers Capital Management; and Martin "Hap" Stein Jr., chairman and CEO of Regency Centers Corp. The two-hour lunch session is titled “20 Years Later: What's Ahead for REITs,” and will begin at noon on Nov. 13.
REITWorld 2013 will be held at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis hotel. The event is an annual convention hosted by the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts. The tradeshow attracts investors, commercial real estate executives and service providers for private meetings, general sessions and networking events.
Based in Glendale, Calif., Public Storage has interests in 2,081 self-storage facilities in 38 states with approximately 133 million net rentable square feet. Operating under the Shurgard brand name, the company also has 188 facilities in seven European countries, with approximately 10 million net rentable square feet.