Unique program brings together graduate students, ULI members, and thought leaders to discuss the future of the city ULI Indiana is partnering with Ball State University’s College of Architecture and Planning to offer a unique series, “The Future of the City,” kicking off on Feb. 7. The program evolved from the efforts of David Ferguson, associate dean of CAP, who has spent the past two years researching and exploring the topic of the city’s future while expanding content for graduate students enrolled in the master of urban design program. The … Read More
ULI Indiana met its membership goal for 2016, meeting the 300 mark! The District Council appreciates our members’ efforts to grow the network, with special thanks to membership co-chairs Mark Plassman, Fidelity National Title, and Jamie Ford-Bowers, HWC Engineering, as well all of our volunteers and sponsors who create and support programs that benefit ULI Indiana.
As you set professional goals for this new year, look to ULI Indiana to help achieve them. The Indiana District Council has many quality programs in store for early 2017, and several of them are free or discounted for members. 2017 Breakfast Series, presented by Krieg DeVault (ten events per year that are free to members). New, members-only programming in downtown Indianapolis (seven events from February-March are confirmed). A custom presentation on metro Indy’s housing profile from the ULI Terwilliger Center for Housing (first quarter). A new partner event with allied professional … Read More
Former Indianapolis Mayor William H. Hudnut III, 84, passed away on Dec. 18, 2016 after a lengthy illness. Hudnut served as a ULI senior resident fellow and was instrumental in the transformation of Indianapolis while serving four terms as mayor of the city. Read the Urban Land Institute’s tributes to Hudnut, which include reflections from ULI Global CEO Patrick Phillips and a revisiting of the December 2015 ULI Connect interview.
More than 200 people attended ULI Indiana’s signature event, “Real Estate Trends in Central Indiana: Great Place to Live, Great Place to Invest” at the Columbia Club Nov. 21, 2016. The event started with breakout sessions with local speakers, followed by the keynote address. The breakout sessions consisted of the following panels: “Where We Live: Residential development,” featuring moderator Mayor Scott Fadness, City of Fishers and panelists John C. Hart, Jr., President, J.C. Hart; Kelli Lawrence, partner, Cityscape Residential; and Eric Strickland, executive director, Riley Area Development Corporation “Where We Work … Read More
The City of Fishers has invited the Urban Land Institute to provide subject matter expertise as the City continues to develop a new Comprehensive Plan. ULI Indiana has invited esteemed ULI members from other places who have experience working in places like Fishers and Metro Indianapolis. These are: Lynn Carlton, HOK (Kansas City) Blair Humphreys, Humphreys Company (Oklahoma City) Rob Spanier, Live Work Learn Play (Toronto) These panelists will also present on September 1 at a ULI luncheon event that is open to the public. At the luncheon, you will … Read More
Two ULI Indiana Members recently participated in a ULI national Advisory Services Panel (ASP) for the University of Denver. The University had commissioned the Washington-based Urban Land Institute(ULI) to help determine how to best improve its physical space and to better engage with the Denver community. Jeff Kingsbury and Tamara Zahn were part of a 10-member panel invited by ULI to spend a week in Denver, conducting site visits and interviewing more than 70 stakeholders about the best ways for DU to become more welcoming to the Denver community, to increase … Read More
The Indy Chamber is hitting the trail and taking you on a tour of some of Indy’s most unique places and spaces. They’ll be visiting previous Monumental Awards honorees and identifying some of Indy’s examples of excellence in the built environment. Don’t have a bike? Not to worry! The Indianapolis Cultural Trail will be providing Pacers Bikeshare bicycles for this tour, free of charge. This event is casual, so come as you are. See you on the trail! PLACES AND SPACES BIKE TOUR THURSDAY, AUGUST 18 INDIANAPOLIS CULTURAL TRAIL 4:00-6:00 PM Click here to register.
The Indy Chamber is now accepting submissions for the 2016 Monumental Awards. In order to be considered, entries must be received electronically no later than 5:00pm on Friday, July 29. Monumental Awards is an annual evening of recognition for individuals and businesses that contribute to excellence in landscape architecture, interior design, neighborhood revitalization, architecture, engineering, construction, real estate development, innovation reuse and public art throughout the Indianapolis region. The 2016 Monumental Awards will take place on Thursday, October 20, from 5:30 – 8:30pm at The Indiana Roof Ballroom. All projects … Read More
Now through June 30, ULI is offering $25 off dues for new members! The best opportunities to get involved and build relationships are reserved for ULI members. And members save 25% or more on all ULI offerings including books, events, and educational workshops. Joining will be one of the best investments you will ever make. To take advantage of this offer, join by June 30, 2016 using promo code SPR25. Click here to learn more about membership benefits or to join online Click here to download membership application and rates