The Tech Forum brings city, real estate, technology and innovation professionals together to share knowledge, best practice and creative thinking to enable truly innovative solutions to be applied to our urban environment.
Interlinking with ULI’s wider initiatives the Tech Forum delivers a diverse programme that focuses on real-life challenges and solutions that enable the betterment of:
People & Society
Life-cycle of buildings
Technology intersects across ULI’s existing forums; Infrastructure, Sustainability, Residential, Development, Capital Markets and Young Leader programme.
The Tech Forum is based:
A ‘non-pitching’ environment
Leadership engagement of emerging challenges, trends and opportunities from across the ‘Tech’ environment as it relates to real estate and the urban environment
Educational and knowledge sharing across real life solutions, challenges and best practice
Connecting ULI’s global and local Membership (cross-sector urban environment community) this important field, and
Supporting ULI’s mission of responsible land use and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide.
Leadership and Programme
The Tech Forum is led by a Steering Committee of ULI members, innovative technology professionals from across cities, real estate, technology, academia and the wider urban environment. Our continually evolving programme includes:
Leadership Roundtables based on urban environment challenges
Knowledge Forums and Conferences – multi-disciplinary discussions focused on market adoption, innovation and enablers
Technical Advisory Panel – unlocking specific site, city or development challenges
Study Tours and Site Tours
Research and wider industry thought leadership.
Ed Parham Space Syntax – Co-Chair
Adam Burstow Grosvenor – Co-Chair
Lauren Poon CRTKL – Vice-Chairs
Chris Danielson Portfolio Mechanics
Thomas Grounds Ginko Tree Investments
Marcus Hale Patrizia
Troy Hayes Troy Planning
Jill Ju Xiaozhou The Collective
Ted Orf PP
Bridget Wilkins CBRE
Simon Wynne Ernst & Young
Tom McClellan Wiredscore
Ami Kotecha AMRO Partners
Jan Bunge Squint Opera