Category Archives: Education

Renewable Cities’ Global Learning Forum 2017

ULI BC is pleased to share SFU’s Renewable Cities upcoming event details, taking place May 17-19, 2017 in Vancouver, BC! Register for Global Learning Forum 2017 and join leaders and representatives from municipalities, the private sector, energy providers, the research community, First Nations, and more. From electricity, heating/cooling, and transportation: From policy to building political will, from finance to technology, learn about cross-cutting solutions towards 100% renewable energy in cities. A unique experience: Engage in 32 small group workshops, five inspiring plenary sessions, and four site visits to discuss urban … Read More

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How Car Sharing Can Change Urban Development

written by Wendy Waters, ULI BC Mission Advancement Chair, GWL Realty Advisors As part of ULI BC’s “Next Million Series”, ULI BC held a panel discussion on April 19th titled “Car Sharing and Changing Parking Requirements” Background: Sylvain Celaire from Modo (a car sharing co-operative) gave a background on car sharing in the Vancouver area. Two types of car sharing: One-way car share is like a self-driving taxi. Companies like Evo and Car2Go allow drivers to book and pick up a car nearby and drop it elsewhere in the city, … Read More

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Langara Applied Planning Information Session

Langara’s Applied Planning Post-Degree Diploma Program is currently accepting applications for the Fall 2015 intake. For more information please contact Kathryn Nairne at knairne@langara.bc.ca. For more information, please visit here. There is an information session taking place Thursday, March 19th, 2015 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at Langara in Room A437.  Greater details on this session are available online here.

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Now Accepting Nominations for ULI’s 2015 Awards

The official 2015 ULI awards season is upon us! Act now to nominate an exceptional project or program that you think is deserving of recognition. Nominations for the following four awards programs are due March 16. Visit uli.org/awardsfor applications or more information.These awards are open to all, not just ULI members. ​​The ULI Global Awards for Excellence define the standard for real estate development practice worldwide. In its 37th year, the program is the centerpiece of ULI’s efforts to identify and promote best practices in all types of real estate development from around the world. The … Read More

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Prepare for the Next Phase of Your Career with Real Estate School

New career?  New responsibilities?  New opportunities? Get the tools you need to be ready. Register for ULI’s Real Estate School! Whether you are moving on to new areas or moving up in your career, ULI’s Real Estate School can provide you with the tools you need for a smooth transition. Covering everything from the basics to more advanced elements of real estate development and finance, each of these three-day courses is led by seasoned industry experts. The interactive nature of each allows you to engage not only with the instructors … Read More

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