Monthly Archives: April 2016

ULI UK Policy Director, Alex Notay, commended at BPF Tomorrow’s Leaders Awards

On 14 April, Alex Notay received the ‘highly commended’ award for best industry ambassador at the inaugural British Property Federation Tomorrow’s Leaders Awards. The awards sought to recognise four exceptional young professionals aged 35 and under from BPF member organisations. The winners chosen by an independent judging panel, were presented with their award by BPF President Chris Taylor and chief executive Melanie Leech. Melanie Leech, chief executive of the British Property Federation, said: “The real estate industry is made up of many talented individuals who are committed to creating fantastic … Read More

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Industry Experts share insights on London 1990-2040 at ULI UK Annual Conference, 24th May

At the ULI UK Annual Conference on 24 May, Sir Stuart Lipton, Partner, Lipton Rogers; Lee Polisano, President & Founding Partner, PLP Architecture; Adrian Penfold, Head of Planning, British Land and Baroness Jo Valentine, CEO, London First will look back over how much London has changed in the last 25 years and discuss the lessons we ought to be learning from that period if the next 25 years are to be as successful. The session, chaired by property journalist, Peter Bill, will highlight the extraordinary pace of change in our … Read More

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ULI UK Young Leaders Introduce Innovators and Disrupters Series

The Innovators and Disrupters is a new series run by ULI UK Young Leaders, which will allow members to meet with people who are radically shaking up the world of bricks and mortar with their iconoclast thinking. At the first event, taking place on Monday, Damian Eley, structural engineer and Associate Director at Arup, will describe how Arup is helping to complete Gaudi’s masterpiece at La Basilica de la Sagrada Familia in Barcelona by developing the design of six great new spires using post-tensioned stone masonry. The event, which is … Read More

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ULI Marathon Team

Eight ULI members will be running in the London Marathon this Sunday in aid of Alone in London, a youth homelessness charity. The charity works to prevent homelessness amongst young people, aged 16 – 25 through a range of services. Their aim is to empower young people by developing the skills and resources they need to secure sustainable and safe accommodation and to fulfil their potential. Housing is a key to creating and sustaining thriving communities. ULI is a leading provider of research and analysis on issues that affect housing … Read More

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