Past Events

2018 Past Events

January 17, 11:30 to 1:30 PM

Luncheon:  The 2018 Capital Market Insight, Real Estate and Economic Forecast

Mary Ludgin, Director of Global Investment Research for Heitman

 

February 21, 11:30 to 1:30 PM

Luncheon (Petterino’s – 120 N. Dearborn, Chicago)

 

March 21, 11:30 to 1:30 PM

Luncheon (Petterino’s – 120 N. Dearborn, Chicago)

 

April 18, 11:30 to 1:30 PM

Luncheon (Petterino’s – 120 N. Dearborn, Chicago)

 

May 16,  Evening

Salon 

 

June 20, 6:00 to 10:00 PM

Annual Banquet Gala with the Initiation of New Members and Awards for long-time members

A stunning evening of glamor and glitz, held at the beautiful Peninsula Hotel.

 

 July 18, Evening

New Members Welcome

A small, more personal networking event for new members to meet and get to know existing members

 

July 26, 5:30 to 7:30 PM

Summer Social

Come celebrate the Chicago River while enjoying food, drinks and great networking at this evening social sponsored by Arcadis  and Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

August 15, 11:30 to 1:30 PM

Luncheon (Harry Caray’s 33 West Kinzie Street)

Studies show that commute time is the key factor in social mobility, more so even than factors related to crime or education. Join us to learn how Autonomous and Connected Vehicles may help to Bridge the Hope Gap.

September 19, 3:00 to 6:30 PM

Fall Field Trip

A guided bike tour though the rapidly changing, and increasingly vibrant neighborhood of Bronzeville.  Culminating with some concluding remarks and a happy hour at Truth Italian Restaurant.

October 17, 4:30 to 7:00 PM

Fall Chautauqua (Location TBA)

Uprooting the Legacy of Segregation by race and income-Equity in Our Region.

October 18-20, LAI – Land Economics Weekend

Orange County, CA 

Our 2 day tour will showcase the History of Orange County from the roots of land development, highlighting the emergence of master-planned communities and unique coastal urban reuse developments.

November 7, Fall Salon – Rebuilding Puerto Rico

An evening discussion at one member’s home to discuss a vision for rebuilding Puerto Rico. Also a preview of the upcoming 2019 San Juan Land Economics Weekend.

2017 Past Events

January 27, 11:30 to 1:30 pm

Luncheon: The 2016 Capital Market Insight, Real Estate and Economic Forecast

Mary Ludgin, Director of Global Investment Research for Heitman

February 17, 11:30 to 1:30 pm

Luncheon: Innovation and Economic Development in Water Resources

 

March 16, 11:30 to 1:30 pm

Luncheon: Data Driving Change

 

April 20, 11:30 to 1:30 pm

Luncheon: Aging in Community: How well is our region supporting our evolving population?

 

May 18

Spring Chautauqua: The City as a Laboratory: How Big Data is Influencing Land Economics Decisions and Policies in Chicago

 

June 15, 6:00 to 10:00 pm

Annual Banquet Gala with the Initiation of New Members and Awards for long-time members

A stunning evening of glamor and glitz, held at the beautiful Peninsula Hotel.

 

Wednesday, July 20, Evening

New Members Welcome

A small, more personal networking event for new members to meet and get to know existing members

 

August 17, Late Afternoon

Field Trip- Rogers Park

 

September 21, 11:30 to 1:30 pm

Luncheon: State of the Region- the Leadership Perspective

 

October 13, Late Afternoon

Pop Up Networking Event

 

October 20, Late Afternoon

Fall Chautauqua: The Role of Parks in the Vitality of Cities

 

November 16, 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Luncheon: Women in Retail

 

December 14 (Time TBD)

Holiday Party

A great way to wrap up the year with a fun and festive networking party with members.