Monthly Archives: March 2013

Energy Efficiency: ULI Wants Your Opinion

How do real estate professionals view energy efficiency investments in buildings? ULI’s CLUE Initiative seeks to answer this question and others in its annual global survey of executives and building owners who make energy management and investment decisions in commercial and public sector buildings. Share your insights and take the online survey today. The survey closes on April 5, 2013.  

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A Resilient Region

RPA’s 23rd Annual Assembly– April 19, 3013 at the Waldorf-Astoria in NYC–The New York metropolitan region has thrived in recent years even as it has been buffeted by economic and environmental pressures. Yet three urgent challenges – climate change, declining economic opportunity and fiscal uncertainty in the public sector – threaten to derail the region’s continued progress. RPA’s 23rd annual Assembly, “A Resilient Region,” will examine these pressing problems and shed light on the best strategies to overcome them and ensure the region’s continued success. For more information and to … Read More

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Spring Meeting: Join ULI in San Diego

Get fresh thinking, insights, and contacts to take your business to the next level at the 2013 ULI Spring Meeting, held May 15 to 17. Speakers include Paul Saffo, Henry Cisneros, Geoff Colvin and former Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison. Register by April 12 to save $100.

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Registration has opened for Place Making 2013

ULI’s Place Making 2013 conference will convene the diverse players necessary to make mixed-use and transit-oriented development work. You will find partners for new projects, practical examples of what is working in today’s economic climate, and the cutting-edge research on demographic and financing trends for which ULI is known. Programming focuses on what factors drive demand for new development, where and how new partners will be found, how deals are structured, and practical examples of elements that will enable you to create truly successful places. Join us on June 24 … Read More

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Free webinar about creating long-term strategic plans for cities

Detroit Future City: The Making of Detroit’s Long Term Strategic Framework Plan Posted on March 12, 2013 by Alison Johnson   Thursday, March 28 1:00-2:00pm ET In the fall of 2010, Mayor Dave Bing launched an impressive effort to reinvent the city. The Detroit Works Project was an ambitious process of long term planning with substantial technical and civic engagement.  Over the course of 24-months, city officials managed a public process that drew upon interactions between Detroit residents, civic leaders, and technical experts to craft and refine a shared vision … Read More

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