Development Dialogues

The ULI Chicago Development Dialogues encourage discussion between ULI members, local leaders and elected officials on economic development and growth opportunities in the new economy.

Development Dialogues

Connecting Land Use and Economic Growth

Development Dialogues foster discussion between ULI members and municipal leaders to connect community growth, economic potential and development opportunities.

  • Two-hour commitment
  • 3-4 member experts
  • Analysis of sub-regional economic and demographic trends
  • Moderated panel discussion that explores inter-jurisdictional synergies and development strategies

Deliverable: Electronic copy of presentation

Past Dialogue Events

Solutions for Failed Developments in Kane County – October 2012
  • Partners: Kane County, Kane County Planning Cooperative, Metro West Council of Government, Elgin Community College
  • Scope: Countywide
McHenry County and the Next Wave – November 2010
  • Partners: McHenry County Council of Governments
  • Scope: Countywide
After the Shock: Growing Your Communities – Moving Forward – April 2010
  • Partners: Chicago Metropolis 2020, CMAP, Metropolitan Mayors Caucus
  • Scope: Cluster of NW Cook Suburban Municipalities  (Schiller Park, Franklin Park, Northlake, Stone Park, Melrose Park, Bellwood, Hillside)
After the Shock: Preparing for the New Housing Market – October 2009
  • Partner: Federal Reserve of Chicago
  • Scope: The Chicago Region

Need More Information?  Contact ULI Chicago at 773-549-4972.