2021 Wellness Real Estate & Communities Symposium FAQs

Tuesday, September 28, 8:00 AM-4:00 PM ET (In Person in NYC + Virtual)


What is GWI’s Wellness Real Estate & Communities Symposium?
The Symposium is a full day of keynotes, panels and interactive discussions, examining the future of the global Wellness Real Estate & Communities sector from the highest-level business perspective.

When and where will the Symposium take place?
The Symposium is a hybrid event taking place on Tuesday, September 28, 8:00 AM–4:00 PM in person in NYC (etc.venues located at 601 Lexington) and online. In-person delegates are also invited to attend a VIP reception, Monday, September 27, 5:30 PM, at the NYC headquarters of Delos, a wellness real estate and technology leader.

Who should attend?
Anyone with a stake in the fast-growing business of wellness real estate and communities, particularly those who want to understand the future landscape. Attendees will include real estate executives, developers, investors, architects, designers and innovators that are driving this explosive market.

What are the safety protocols being taken to ensure attendees and staff are safe?
The health and safety of attendees and staff are our top priority. We will be strictly following both the CDC’s and New York City’s protocols for indoor events. All attendees, staff and vendors will be required to be fully vaccinated. In addition, all participants will be masked while indoors. To be considered fully vaccinated, you must have received your final dose of the vaccine by September 10. We will continue to work closely with etc.venues to comply with all CDC and city guidelines.

How many people will be allowed to attend the in-person events?
The maximum number of in-person participants is 150.

Will all speakers be in person in New York?
The majority of speakers will be with us in person, but there will be important video segments throughout the day featuring global projects.

How much does it cost to attend?
In-person registration is $1,100, and online registration is $500.

What does in-person registration include?

  • VIP reception and networking at Delos NYC headquarters (Monday, September 27 at 5:30 PM)
  • Entry to the event at etc.venues
  • Networking lunch featuring expert Table Topics
  • Access to on-demand session recordings
  • Event collateral, including a hard copy of the GWI’s “Build Well to Live Well” research report ($45 value), the first research to size and analyze the global and regional wellness lifestyle real estate and communities market
  • Exclusive gifts from event sponsors

What does online registration include?

  • Live access to all sessions
  • Access to session recordings
  • Online access to research and printed materials

I plan to attend in person, but growing COVID concerns or illness may hinder that. Will I receive a refund or credit?
Registrations fees are non-refundable, but they can be transferred to another person. If you require a credit, it can be used for the online portion of this event and/or applied to a future event.

What happens if new government policies prevent travel to or within the United States or force GWI to cancel the in-person event?
We will follow all government regulations, and if conditions do not allow us to proceed with the in-person event, we will communicate with all registered attendees on the next steps.


If you have questions or need assistance, please reach out to Kendra Kobler at [email protected]