• 2016 Fall Meeting

    Registration is now open. Register by June 30 to secure your place at the best rate. Read More

  • About Us

    Who We Are: ULI is a trusted idea place where leaders come to grow professionally and personally through sharing, mentoring, and problem solving. Founded in 1936 as a nonprofit, nonpartisan research and educational institute, ULI offers you access to the expertise of thousands of dedicated … Read More

  • Reality Check

    Reality Check starts out as a one-day participatory visioning exercise, kicking off a long-range planning process designed to help leaders envision alternative growth scenarios through 2035. Neither a traditional conference nor a theoretical exercise, Reality Check is a planning technique rooted in real world economic, … Read More

ULI Virginia News

New Members

Please welcome the following new members to ULI Virginia: Matthew Anderson Jennifer Lodge Fergusson Brett Hammonds Cheryl Shanahan Tyler Womble

Port of Virginia

Port of Virginia

On March 30th more than 40 ULI Virginia members met at the Town Point Center Building in downtown Norfolk for a presentation given by John Reinhart, CEO/Executive Director of the Virginia Port Authority.   To download a copy of this presentation, click the hyperlink below: … Read More

Responsible Tourism

Virginia Heritage Trail

On Tuesday March 1st, Ed McMahon, Senior Resident Fellow at the Urban Land Institute, presented a lecture on Responsible Tourism to a group of ULI Virginia members in Virginia Beach.  In his talk, Mr. McMahon  explained how recent trends in the travel and hospitality industry which seek authentic, specialized  experiences … Read More

Top Trends Impacting the Hospitality Industry…

ULI Virginia held a members-only panel discussion on February 17th in which the top trends in the hospitality industry were discussed. Panelists included Neil Amin, CEO of Shamin Hotels Paul Cooper, Prinicipal at Retro Hospitality David Rochefort, AJ Capital Partners Doug Henkle, CBRE (moderator) For a full description … Read More