Thank you for attending the 2018 ULI Asia Pacific Summit
It was our best-ever summit, with 700 participants from across the region and globally.
ULI Urban Open Space Award
Baxi River Forest Island, located in Changsha, Hunan Province, China, is one of five finalists for ULI's Urban Open Space Award! The winner will be announced at the 2018 ULI Fall Meeting in October. Read more.
As populations in many Asia Pacific region countries continue to rise, governments across the region are grappling with how to build infrastructure fast enough to keep pace. According to official figures, the number of new residents in Australia rose by 388,100 in the first six months of 2017, an increase of 1.6 percent year-on-year, compared with a global average increase of 1.1 percent. Read more.
ULI Career Opportunities
The Urban Land Institute provides leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide. If you share our passion for this mission, think about putting your talents to work at ULI. Find out more about the opportunities in Asia Pacific region. Apply now.
Hong Kong Central remained the most expensive office market in the world, according to CBRE’s annual Global Prime Office Occupancy Costs report. Hong Kong Central’s overall prime occupancy costs of US$307 per square foot (US$3,305 per sq m) per year topped the “most expensive” list. Read more.
2018 ULI Asia Pacific Summit
Growing cities such as Hong Kong are at the epicentre of what Richard Florida has dubbed “the new urban crisis,” with the city’s success sending house prices soaring out of reach of the average resident. Read the article here.
The Great Debate: Office – The Rise of Coworking Space : Boon or Bane?
Tishman Speyer's Ryan Botjer faced off against Microsoft's Bill Lee in a spirited and at times hilarious encounter in the second of our Great Debate sessions, with Botjer taking the stand for the status quo and Lee siding with coworking disrupters. See more from the summit here.
I’ve leveraged the network of mentors at ULI for unbelievable advice because they have the benefit of decades of experience.Anthony ChangVice President, Cassidy Turley