Building Healthy Places at the 2014 Fall Meeting

2014 Fall Meeting marketing graphic.

ULI’s Fall Meeting, to be held October 21-23 in New York City, will feature strong content related to health and real estate. Don’t miss these great conversations about ways to create healthier and active people and communities. We’re looking forward to seeing you in New York!


Networking Opportunities

Launch Event for New Active Mobility Report

Wednesday, Oct 22, 2:30—3:30 p.m.
Stop by this meet-and-greet where you will  have a chance to connect with the authors of Creating Healthy Places through Active Mobility, the latest collaboration between ULI Singapore and the Centre of Liveable Cities (CLC). Get more information here.


Building Healthy Places Pop Up Café

Thursday Oct 23, 7:30—9:00 a.m.
You’re cordially invited to the Building Healthy Places Pop Up Café, where you can connect with other leaders working at the nexus of health and real estate. Get more information here.

Concurrent Sessions

Housing and Health: From Research to Real Deals

Wednesday Oct 22, 9:00—10:15 a.m.
The value of housing—especially affordable housing—extends beyond basic shelter. Research and practice have demonstrated the important role that housing plays in improving health outcomes for residents. As ULI and the MacArthur Foundation launch the Housing Matters web portal, join thought leaders from the research, philanthropic, and development communities to explore the relationship between housing and health. [Concurrent session]

Growing Food, Neighborhoods, and Profits

Wednesday Oct 22, 10:45 a.m.—12:00 p.m.
For centuries, great public markets have served as hubs which bring people and commerce together. What is old is new again as farmers’ markets, public markets, food emporiums, and multi-purpose parks land at the center of the revitalization strategies. Hear from developers and civic leaders using food-based strategies to add life to public spaces, creating new gathering places which benefit both neighborhoods and the bottom line. Learn about how cutting-edge projects tackled implementation hurdles, engaged the community, and reaped financial rewards. [Concurrent session]

Building Healthy Places: Development Strategies That Work for Health and the Bottom Line

Wednesday Oct 22, 1:15—2:30 p.m.
Health-focused development is the next big wave. But are you ready? Hear from thought leaders working at the intersection of development and health. Find out about opportunities to leverage health-promoting strategies for your next building, project, or community. And learn about ULI’s new publication, which lays out healthy strategies and solutions. With market and demographic drivers all pushing toward development approaches that promote health and wellness, you won’t want to miss out on the chance to learn more about strategies and approaches that work both for health and for the bottom line. [Concurrent session]

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Creating Healthy Places: Food and Beverage Experiences in Retail Real Estate

Wednesday Oct 22, 1:15—2:30 p.m.
Customer and retail trends are evolving at a rapid pace and now, more than ever, people are looking for opportunities to reconnect within their local community. Join us for a look at opportunities that encourage healthy community interactions through built form, by delivering innovative food retailing within retail real estate and provide sustainable investment metrics for this asset class. [Concurrent session]

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