Penn Institute for Urban Research launches Urban Research eJournal


The University of Pennsylvania’s Institute for Urban Research, co-chaired by Eugenie Birch, the Nussdorf Professor of Urban Research, co-chair of the World Urban Campaign, and ULI/Citistates Summit presenter, has launched a new research forum dedicated to disseminating the latest scholarly work on urbanism and sustainability. …
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ULI’s Patrick L. Phillips Participates at Summer Davos Gathering

Church in Tianjin

ULI Chief Executive Officer Patrick Phillips joined a panel of international experts in China to advise local and national stakeholders about addressing major urban development challenges confronting the city of Tianjin, including rapid urbanization. The meeting was held concurrently in Tianjin with the WEF’s Summer Davos gathering of business, government and civil society leaders, and Phillips engaged in a number of other sessions important to ULI’s members….
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Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Urban Land Institute Annual Conference Leadership Dinner

It is a distinct pleasure for me to be here this evening—and I would like to begin by expressing my renewed and deep thanks to the Urban Land Institute for presenting to me the J.C. Nichols prize at your 75th anniversary conference last Fall. I was particularly honoured to learn that this was one of the first times a non-American had been given this award, a reflection of the increasingly global nature of your concerns….
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Urban Land Institute, Citistates Group To Host Global Metropolitan Summit In Bellagio, Italy To Discuss Sustainable City Building In Fast-Growing Urban Areas

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) is partnering with The Citistates Group to host a Global Metropolitan Summit at the Rockefeller Foundation’s Bellagio Center in Bellagio, Italy July 30 through August 3, 2012 to explore urban growth issues related to the rapid urbanization of fast-growing metropolitan markets throughout the world….
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