Monthly Archives: March 2017

BC Chapter 3rd Annual Construction and Project Management Seminar: Innovation Trends

The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is pleased to extend an invitation to ULI BC members to their 3rd Annual Construction and Project Management Seminar in Vancouver on March 29th! Advances in technology, energy efficient design, procurement and pre-fabrication are helping produce an exciting wave of innovation within the design and construction communities. 3D modelling and Virtual Reality improves communication and understanding in architecture and construction. Passive House is changing the fundamentals of design to create energy efficiency buildings. New procurement options for unique and innovation projects, providing new … Read More

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Leading Voices Podcast Series: Mayor Marilyn Strickland

Mayor Marilyn Strickland | Mayor | City of Tacoma, WA As an African American and Asian American woman in office, Mayor Marilyn Strickland of Tacoma challenges notions of what makes a strong leader. She talks about the journey that has led her to earning the top post of this international port city. Learn more about the Leading Voices with ULI podcast. Subscribe Today: iTunes SoundCloud Google Play Stitcher Overcast

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Urban Land Magazine and Online Content: Five Minute Survey

Urban Land magazine and Online Content: Five Minute Survey  At ULI, we are interested in hearing what you, as a member, value about Urban Land magazine and online content, what we can do better, and how we can improve in providing information that is most important to you. Please take a few minutes to complete our brief survey.

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Post Event Summary: Municipal Series #1 – The City of Vancouver and Kaye Krishna

The Urban Land Institute BC Young Leaders Group were pleased to host Kaye Krishna, the new General Manager of Development, Buildings, and Licensing with the City of Vancouver at Inform Interiors in Gastown on February 22nd, 2017.  We were delighted that you could join us! Kaye provided a thought-provoking and refreshing presentation on her career prior to the City of Vancouver, her current role at the City, and how she sees her department moving forward to assist Vancouver from a planning and development perspective.  Kaye began her presentation with Thoughts and … Read More

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Metro Vancouver Breakfast – Regional Collaboration, Interconnected Urban Centres, Regional Prosperity

Wednesday March 8, 2017 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM British Columbia Institute of Technology 555 Seymour Street, Vancouver In a rapidly changing world, interconnected urban centres — not just individual municipalities — are where national debates on the future connect and local and regional governments are increasingly recognized as playing a critical role. Join Metro Vancouver Chair Greg Moore as he discusses the growing influence of metropolitan centres, the role of local governments in facilitating dialogue between citizens and institutions, and how regional collaboration is driving change in support of … Read More

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