Monthly Archives: December 2015

2015 Holiday Greetings from ULI CEO Patrick L. Phillips

AS I LOOK BACK AT 2015, I see ULI continuing to evolve, responding to the rapid changes taking place throughout the industry and in our communities, and innovating to meet the needs of members around the globe. We are staying ahead of the times while staying true to our mission. Our success is because of you. ULI is about members, for members, and by members. What each of you gives back to the Institute is what makes ULI the world’s leading authority on land use and urban development. We are … Read More

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Holiday Message from ULI Chair Rob Spanier

What a great year to reflect on in 2015. There were many highlights for ULI Toronto this year – a moment for our organization that seemed to start on a high note and end with a major crescendo. In this, our tenth year in Toronto, we hosted many major events that built on the tradition of delivering quality professional programming and networking opportunities for our members and the broader city building community. These included our annual Fireside Chat which this year featured the newly elected Toronto Mayor, John Tory. Our … Read More

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Welcome New Members!

ULI Toronto would like to welcome our newest members, who joined between July 29 and December 14 2015. The shared wisdom and experience of our members is what makes ULI unique. Member leadership and expertise make it possible for ULI to offer what it is known for: the gold standard in quality programs and research, and the opportunity to make an impact on communities.   Not a member? Join today! Full Member – Public Sector Gavin Bailey, City of Brampton Jennifer Keesmaat, City of Toronto Janette MacDonald, Downtown London Toni Rossi, Infrastructure … Read More

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Queen’s University “Real Estate Capital Markets 2016”

Queen’s University’s Executive Seminars on Corporate & Investment Real Estate presents: “Real Estate Capital Markets 2016” Wednesday, January 27, 2016, 8:30 am – 4:10 pm St. Andrew’s Club & Conference Centre, Toronto   For more information and advance registration (required), please visit:  

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Fall Symposium Points Us Forward

This fall ULI Toronto hosted its first major Symposium. And I am thrilled to report that it was a blockbuster! We sought to contextualize the Urban Land Institute’s global land use mandate to “provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide.” What does this mean here in the Toronto Region? What does this mean from an urban perspective – but also from a suburban perspective? We agreed that three essential lenses are: mobility, built form and intelligent systems. And in doing so, … Read More

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Give the Gift of ULI Membership

This holiday season, give a ULI Membership to the real estate and land use professionals on your list. ULI members enjoy exclusive webinars, connections with more than 36,000 members worldwide, and many other benefits.       What a gift of ULI membership includes: A one-year membership to the Urban Land Institute to begin January 1, 2016 A $10 Starbucks gift card with a special note to give to your recipient Purchase by December 7 Act now to ensure holiday delivery! Visit to learn more.

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