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ULI LEADERSHIP LUNCHEON: Building Equitable Cities with Henry Cisneros

Date:
September 11
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Venue:
Pearl Stable
Address:
307 Pearl Parkway
San Antonio, TX 78215 United States
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ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THIS LUNCHEON CLOSES MONDAY 9/10. EMAIL JANIS PLOETZ IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND. A VERY LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS REMAIN.

 

Join ULI San Antonio at our next Leadership Luncheon featuring the Honorable Henry Cisneros.

 

An increasingly common concern in cities across the US is that the overall urban revival is leaving growing numbers of residents behind. In addition, evidence suggests that more “equitable” cities are stronger economically. So how can real estate and land use leaders work together to create more inclusive urban prosperity?

This is the subject of a recent ULI publication: Building Equitable Cities: How to Drive Economic Mobility and Regional Growth, co-authored by Henry Cisneros, chairman of CityView in San Antonio, Texas.

Cisneros–a past Mayor of San Antonio and former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development–will discuss the issue at the next ULI San Antonio Leadership Luncheon on September 11. Cisneros will describe the business and social case for real estate and land use leaders to help create a more inclusive urban prosperity, detailing what’s working and how to do more of it in areas of wide interest, including:

  • Affordable and workforce housing
  • Transit-oriented development
  • Public/private redevelopment
  • Community revitalization
  • And more.

Please join us for this important event!

Henry Cisneros
Henry Cisneros co-founded CityView in 2000 and currently serves as the firm’s chairman. He also sits on each of CityView’s Investment Committees. In 1981, Cisneros became the first Hispanic-American mayor of a major U.S. city, San Antonio, Texas, where he was subsequently elected to four terms. In 1992, President Clinton appointed Cisneros to be Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. After leaving HUD in 1997, Cisneros became president and chief operating officer of Univision Communications, the Spanish-language broadcaster. Mr. Cisneros currently serves on Univision’s Board of Directors. Has served as President of the National League of Cities, as Deputy Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, and is currently an officer of Habitat for Humanity International. Cisneros remains active in San Antonio’s leadership where he is former Chairman of the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation, and BioMed SA. He is a former member of the advisory board of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.  Cisneros has been inducted into the National Association of Homebuilders “Builders Hall of Fame” and honored by the National Housing Conference as the “Housing Person of the Year.” Cisneros is a graduate of Texas A&M and holds a Masters’ degree from the Kennedy School at Harvard and a Doctorate from George Washington University.  BIO>>

 

POST PRESENTATION DISCUSSION

A conversation with Henry Cisneros, ULI Founding Chair David Adelman, and Leilah Powell will follow the presentation.

David Adelman
David M. Adelman is the Founder and Principal of AREA Real Estate, LLC. Mr. Adelman oversees development and asset management for a portfolio of mixed-use, industrial and office properties. David is also involved with other investment ventures, including a variety of private equity investments. While having a strong emphasis on mixed-use housing, industrial properties and office buildings, his experience is broad-based, including land, traditional multi-family and retail deals. BIO>

 

 

 

Leilah Powell
Leilah currently serves as the Executive Director of the San Antonio office of the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), a national not-for-profit community development financial institution and technical service provider with a 40-year history helping to revitalize communities and bring greater economic opportunity to residents. A native San Antonian, Leilah has worked in many areas of the community development sector in San Antonio—for financial institutions such as Bank of America; for non-profit organizations such as the San Antonio Housing Trust and the Brackenridge Park Conservancy; as a consultant for clients including the San Antonio River Authority, Bexar County and Trinity University; and for municipal and county government, including serving as Chief of Policy for two mayors.  BIO>>

 

 

Pricing:
ULI Members:
Private – $70
Public/Nonprofit — $60
Under 35 – $50
Student – $40

Non-Members:
Private – $95
Public/Nonprofit — $85
Under 35 – $75
Student – $65

A limited number of Sponsor Tables are available.
Table of 10 – Member $800 / Non-Member $1,000
Table of 8 – Member $650 / Non-Member $800
Table of 4 – Member $325 / Non-Member $400
Contact Janis Ploetz at janis.ploetz@uli.org to book your table.

Registration Information for ULI Events:

  • Annual Sponsor comp registrations apply to this luncheon. Please email janis.ploetz@uli.org with your attendee names.
  • Advance registration for ULI San Antonio events will generally close at midnight two business days prior to the event. After this time, please email janis.ploetz@uli.org for space availability. 
  • For assistance with registration issues, please contact ULI Customer Service (1-800-321-5011 or CustomerService@uli.org).
ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THIS LUNCHEON CLOSES MONDAY 9/10. EMAIL JANIS PLOETZ IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND. A VERY LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS REMAIN. 

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