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5th Annual Willard G. “Bill” Rouse III Awards for Excellence

June 13, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The Ballroom at The Ben
834 Chestnut St., Floor "M"
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States


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 5th Annual Willard G. “Bill” Rouse III Awards for Excellence


Join ULI as we recognize the 2018 award winners and hear from featured speaker, Inga Saffron.

Downtown Allentown Revitalization District
2015 ULI PHL Award Winner
2017 ULI Global Award Winner

The Urban Land Institute has set the standard in recognizing outstanding and transformational land use developments, best practices and creative visioning. Modeled after the ULI Global Awards for Excellence, ULI PHL Awards for Excellence will recognize superior development projects in  Eastern and Central Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey, and Delaware on June 13th at the Ballroom at The Ben.

Criteria for the awards include factors beyond innovation in planning and design, including adaptability to other communities, sustainability, economic success, overall community health and social impact to address neighborhood revitalization goals. Click here for more information on the Awards and to meet our national jury.

New Table Marketing and Sponsorship Levels available this year. Don’t miss the opportunity to have your firm featured at this Signature ULI Event!

2018 Finalists:

  • 448 N. 10th St
  • 500 Walnut
  • Bridge
  • Capital Flats
  • El Corazón Cultural Center
  • New Palmer, Pittenger and Roberts Residence Hall
  • One Riverside
  • Oval Plus 2017
  • Rutgers School of Nursing- Camden Nursing and Science Building
  • South Point
  • Spruce Street Harbor Park
  • VUE32 / SUMMER12

More about our finalists here.


5:30 pm: Registration, Open Bar, and Networking
6:00 pm: Remarks by Inga Saffron, Architecture Critic, The Philadelphia Inquirer
6:20 pm: Winners Announced by National Jurors:
Tony GreenbergULI PHL Awards Jury Chair, Executive Vice President, Development, JBG Smith; Yolanda Cole, Senior Principal & Owner, Hickok Cole Architects
6:45 pm: Dinner, Open Bar, and Networking
7:30 pm: Adjourn

Online pre-registration has closed, however, registration will be available on site at the Awards on June 13th.


  • A $15 late fee will be charged for all registrations after June 8, 2018
  • Request for refunds must be made at least 48 hours before the event
  • ULI members always pay at least 30% less for registration. Learn more about membership


Thank you to our Legacy Sponsor:

Cocktail Sponsors:

And Supporting Sponsors:

Information on sponsoring this Signature Program

Please contact Bridget Donovan with inquiries.

Click here to view a list of attendees.

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