Former ULI Europe chairman and partner at Apollo Global Management Roger Orf has been selected as a ULI Life Trustee. Orf was named as a recipient of the honour, reserved for ULI’s most dedicated and respected members, during ULI’s Virtual Fall Meeting. Life Trustees are individuals whose service to ULI has been meaningful, distinctive, and extraordinary. Read more.
Join the ULI Europe Digital Programme Autumn Series
ULI Europe has relaunched its popular Digital Programme, with webinars taking place every other Wednesday on the central theme of "Rebuild, Reshape, and Rethink: Preparing for a New Built World."
Marnix Galle, executive chairman of Belgian developer Immobel, started his two-year term as chairman of ULI Europe on 1 July 2020. Urban Land spoke with Galle about his plans for his chairmanship, the future of real estate, and what he hopes will happen with cities after COVID-19. Read more.
The best investment you can make in yourself is to stay connected and informed. Join ULI by 31 October and receive an exclusive printed version of the newly released report Climate Risk and Real Estate: Emerging Practices for Market Assessment. Join today and gain full access to your ULI Member benefits for as little at €12 (£11) per month.
A new report by ULI and Heitman, in collaboration with Arup and Milliman, finds that real estate investors have started to look beyond the vulnerability of individual properties to climate change and are scrutinising the resilience of the greater market. In this report, ULI and Heitman ask the question: “How are leading investors factoring market-level climate risk into decision-making?” Read the report.
Former Washington, D.C., mayor and current head of Federal City Council Anthony Williams has been named the 2020 recipient of the ULI Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development, the most prestigious and respected honour in the land use and development community. He is credited with revitalising the capital city of the United States. Read more.
Over the years, I have made lasting connections with fellow ULI members from all sectors of the real estate industry. I always appreciate hearing their diverse points of view and new ideas.SIGRID DUHAMEL BNP PARIBAS