november, 2018

08nov7:30 am12:00 pmTransit Oriented Los Angeles 2018: Upward Mobility – Pathways to Inclusive Transit Neighborhoods

Event Details


ULI Los Angeles, a District Council of the Urban Land Institute (ULI), presents Transit Oriented Los Angeles 2018: Upward Mobility – Pathways to Inclusive Transit Neighborhoods. The annual, interactive event is Thursday, November 8, 7:30-noon at Japanese American National Museum, 100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012-3911.

Event Highlights and Speakers

Unveiling UCLA Research

The new report from the UCLA Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies reveals the opportunities and constraints around transit-oriented development – particularly its impact on housing variety and healthy amenities – in a diverse set of Los Angeles county neighborhoods.

  • Paavo Monkkonen, Associate Professor, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

Panel 1: Leading Voices: Balancing the Impacts of Transit Investments

Framed by the UCLA findings, public-sector leaders discuss reshaping their communities and maximizing equitable outcomes.

  • Cecilia Estolano, Estolano LeSar Advisors (Moderator)
  • Vince Bertoni, Planning Director, City of Los Angeles
  • Richard Rojas, Director of Community Development, City of Compton
  • Hon. Thomas Small, Mayor, City of Culver City
  • Hon. Terry Tornek, Mayor, City of Pasadena

Keynote: Hon. Sheila Kuehl, Chair, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisor; Chair, LA Metro Board of Directors

Panel #2: The Power of Positive Development

Public, private and non-profit leaders, national experts and advocates discuss reshaping communities to maximize equitable outcomes.

  • Jenna Hornstock, Executive Officer, LA Metro  (Moderator)
  • Brad Cox, Senior Managing Director, Trammell Crow Company
  • Calvin Gladney, President and CEO, Smart Growth America
  • Kim McCay, Executive Vice President, BRIDGE Housing
  • Cynthia Strathmann, Executive Director, Strategic Actions for a Just Economy (SAJE)

Closing Keynote: Reframing the Conversation about Community Change

Becky Margiotta of The Billions Institute, an expert in social change and change management, offers language and strategies to re-shape public discourse and unleash the power of city-building.


Private: $90, / $120 for non-ULI members

Public, nonprofit, under 35: $80 / $110 non-members

Student: $70 / $95 non-members

The Japanese National American Museum100 N Central Avenue


(Thursday) 7:30 am - 12:00 pm


The Japanese National American Museum

100 N Central Avenue

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *