8 – 10 a.m., Professional Women in Construction presents “Developers Forum: Development in Demanding Times,” with speakers including Ivanka Trump, Louise M. Sunshine, Jed Walentas and Ilan Bracha. General Society Library, 20 West 44th Street. Advance tickets for PWC members $65, $85 for non-members, and $95 at the door. For reservations and information, call 212.486-7745, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit here.
11:30, the New York Building Congress hosts its Annual Membership Meeting and Construction Industry Luncheon Forum with Elliot G. Sander, Executive Director and CEO of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Registration and reception at 11:30 a.m., lunch and program begin at 12:30 p.m., at Mandarin Oriental New York, 80 Columbus Circle at 60th Street, Mandarin Ballroom. Cost for members is $125 and $160 for non-members. For reservations, please visit www.buildingcongress.com or call 212-481-9230.
9:00 a.m., The Metropolitan New York Chapter of the Appraisal Institute presents “2009 Real Estate Economic Forecast – Impact of Credit Crisis, Federal Stimulus and Policy on Real Estate.” Guest speaker will be Robert M. White Jr., president of Real Capital Analytics. Club 101, 101 Park Avenue at 40th Street. Cost is $80 per person. Register here or call 866-966-3710.