Guest on The Infra Blog: Patrick L. Phillips, Chief Executive Officer, Urban Land Institute

Posted by Steve Anderson on Monday, June 11th, 2012

Patrick Phillips, CEO, Urban Land InstitutePatrick L. Phillips is the Chief Executive Officer of the Urban Land Institute (ULI). Established in 1936, ULI is a global non-profit research and education organization with nearly 35,000 members representing all aspects of land use and development disciplines. Its mission is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide.

ULI, which currently has more than 150 employees and a budget of nearly $53 million, is headquartered in Washington, D.C., and has offices in Los Angeles, London and Hong Kong. The organization has more than 60 district councils located in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Phillips has often advised public agencies and non-profit organizations on issues related to public-private partnerships for economic development. He is a frequent speaker on urban development issues, and is the author or co-author of eight books and numerous articles. In 2005, Phillips led a nationally prominent economic development team as part of the ULI advisory services panel making recommendations on post-Katrina rebuilding efforts in New Orleans.

Patrick L. Phillips:

Urban Land Institute’s New Report, Infrastructure 2012: Spotlight on Leadership


Evidence that Infra Investment Works


Infrastructure at the Local Level


Case Studies: Los Angeles and Oklahoma City


Money Is Not the Issue—We Need to Prioritize

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