ULI NEXT’s mission is to foster professional growth, develop strong industry relationships, build a personal brand, and promote knowledge-sharing through peer interaction for ULI’s emerging leaders. The focus is on how to:
•Take the lead
•Support each other in mid-career challenges
•Share best practices for effective leadership for both direct reports as well as managers
The application process for the 2021/22 NEXT program is NOW OPEN – the deadline for applications is June 11, 2021.
ULI members who are 35 + YEARS IN AGE WITH A MINIMUM OF EIGHT YEARS OF EXPERIENCE in real estate, land use and development related industries are encouraged to apply.
Additional selection criteria include, but are not limited to:
Applicant’s area of expertise and years in industry
Applicant’s goals and objectives for applying
Diversity of perspectives and professions within groups
The number of available spots
PLEASE NOTE — Commitment through attendance is one of the critical factors of the NEXT program to maintain the quality of the experience. Program members are expected to participate in monthly meetings and special events. The calendar will be communicated at the onset of the program to help minimize conflicts and give ample notice. The program is expected to kick-off late August / early September and meetings and gatherings will resume in person.
Once accepted, a program fee of $150 will be due and you MUST be a current ULI member and remain a member in good standing throughout the program year.
ULI NEXT Arizona consists of Peer Networking Flights of 10-12 participants that meet monthly for deep-dive discussions, professional development activities, and conversations with industry leaders. Emphasis will be placed on developing and growing strong relationships with other participants. ULI NEXT Arizona also features social events that provide the opportunity to get to know each other on an even more personal level.
NEXT members are current ULI members who are generally 35 +/- years in age with a minimum of 8 years’ experience in real estate, land use and development related industries.