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Resilient By Design – What’s Next?

July 18, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
CMG Landscape Architecture
444 Bryant Street
San Francisco, CA 94107 United States
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The Resilient by Design | Bay Area Challenge was a year long design challenge to bring together local residents, community organizations, public officials and local, national, and international experts to develop innovative solutions that will strengthen our region’s resilience to sea level rise, severe storms, flooding, and earthquakes. Experts from around the world worked with nine communities around the Bay Area to figure out how to proactively reimagine a more resilient Bay Area. The Challenge wrapped up in May 2018 with a regional summit and nine inspiring proposals. But what comes next? How do we proactively finance resilience projects before a disaster and what should developers keep in mind when developing on the waterfront?

Join ULI SF’s Sustainability Committee for this exciting discussion on how these projects, or elements of them, can actually be implemented in real life. Hear from Resilient by Design Team, The All Bay Collective, about their proposal and financing strategy for a more resilient future for the San Leandro Bay. Resilient by Design Executive Board Member, Kiran Jain, Chief Operating Officer for Neighborly and Resilient by Design Research Advisor Lindy Lowe, Resilience Director for the Port of San Francisco will join in the conversation to talk about innovative financing and challenges to successful resilient waterfront development.

Amanda Brown Stevens, Managing Director, Resilient By Design (Moderator)
Chris Guillard, Partner, CMG Landscape Architecture & All Bay Collective Resilient by Design Team
Kiran Jain, Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel at Neighborly (formerly Chief Resilience Officer for Oakland) & Resilient by Design Executive Board Member
Lindy Lowe, Resilience Director for the Port of San Francisco (formerly Planning Director for BCDC) & Resilient by Design Research Advisor
Courtney Pash, Senior Development Manager, BUILD
Paul Peninger, Director, Design, Planning and Economics, Pacific at AECOM & All Bay Collective Resilient by Design Team

5:15-5:30 –  Registration and Networking
5:30-6:45 – Panel Discussion and Q&A
6:45-7:15 –  Reception

Member / Non Member
Private Sector  $45/ $60
YLG  $35 / $50
Public & Nonprofit  $40 / $55
Students  $30/ $45




Thank you to our partners at APA California, SF Bay Area Collaborative, and AIA SF! Thanks to Margot Kenney and Brooke Ray Rivera for helping to organize this program!

This program is eligible for 2.0 CM Credits.

* A 10% discount off the non-member price is available for members of partner organization APA California , SF Bay Area Collaborativeand AIA SF. Please contact casey.pond@uli.org for details.

* Registration closes on 7/18.  There will be a $10 fee for on-site registration.

* Platinum, Gold, and Silver sponsors are eligible to use sponsor tickets at this event. 

*Refunds can be made up to 48 hours in advance.

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