REITWorld 2010: NAREIT's Annual Convention for All Things REIT is being held this week at the Waldorf-Astoria hotel in New York. Attendees from more than 130 REITs and REOCs are convening to share ideas and listen to presentations by some 90 REITs. The meeting will also feature several panels, kicking off today with a luncheon with Bryce Blair, chairman and CEO of AvalonBay Communities and NAREIT's 2011 chair. Tuesday's panels include "REITs@50: A Panoramic Perspective" and one on the economic outlook for REITs. The event closes with a breakfast session featuring Bob Woodward, author and associate editor of The Washington Post.