ULI Infrastructure Forum: Building 15 Minute Communities Leadership Strategies

May 16, 2023 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time Arcadis IBI Group office, 55 St. Clair Ave West Mission Priority
Full Members only Special Program

Building 15 Minute Communities and Transit-Oriented Metro Regions TOCs: How Leaders can Align Smart Infrastructure, Land Use Decisions, and Real Estate Investments – The Infrastructure Forum brings together global leaders in infrastructure, land use, real estate, capital market, finance, economics, investment, legal, property management, market analysis, strategy management, sustainability, planning, urban design, architecture, landscape architecture, transportation, engineering and other professionals from public, private and non-profit sectors to examine the most pressing infrastructure, land use and real estate decisions of the 21st century.


The forum includes a research presentation + a case studies panel, + a strategy workshop covering 6 geographies [Metro Regions, Downtowns, Edge Cities, Suburban Corridors, Malls, Exurbs], multifunctional/joint-use infrastructure [One Environment, One Mobility, One Community, One Energy], combining decarbonization, attainable housing, & community equity in [One Vision]. Please note this forum will begin at 8:00am.



Billy Grayson, Executive Vice President, ULI Centers and Initiatives

Yvonne Yeung, CEO, SDG Strategies, ULI Curtis Infrastructure Fellow

Craig Lewis, Principal, Global Practice Lead, CallisonRTKL, ULI Curtis Board Chair

Dr. Morteza Farajian, Executive Director, Build America Bureau

Eric Tao, San Francisco Director, SPUR, Managing Partner, L37 Partners

Erich Dohrer, Principal, CallisonRTKL

Sameer Dhalla, Director of Dev. & Eng, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority

Paul Stevens, Principal, ZAS Architects

Matthew Kwatinetz, Director, Urban Lab, New York University

Gullivar Shepard, Partner, Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates

Bill Anderson, Principal, CITECON, University of California, San Diego

Lucia Garsys, Sr. Advisor, Comm. Partnerships, Hillsborough County Government

Renee Schoonbeek, Sr. Consultant Stations and Urban Dev., Arcadis Netherlands

Kevin Augustyn, Sr. VP and ESG Lead, Morningstar DBRS

Stephen Engblom, Faculty, Real Estate Dev., University of California, Berkely

Morrigan McGregor, Senior Vice President of Energy Planning and Development, Enwave

Jim Fisher, Professor Emeritus, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto


Registration: Register by May 3 to receive the early-bird rate of $50. After May 3, the fee to attend the forum is $99/member. You must be registered for the 2023 ULI Spring Meeting.


The forum is open to all ULI members who are attending Spring Meeting. ULI Full Members may sign up for the forum directly when registering for the Spring MeetingIf you are an Associate Member and are interested in attending, please email [email protected].


The Infrastructure Forum will be capped based on venue capacity.


For more information about the forum agenda and speakers, please click HERE