The Inland Empire chapter of the Urban Land Institute will host a Planning Directors Forum from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Riverside Art Museum, 3425 Mission Inn Ave. According to a press release, the forum will showcase how local planning directors approach land use in the region. The forum will be moderated by Christine Iger of Iger & Associates, and will include participation by Ron Goldman, Riverside County planning director; Ken Gutierrez, City of Riverside planning director; Joseph Lim, City of Indio planning manager; and James Troyer, City of Rancho Cucamonga planning director. Cost: $55 for ULI members, $65 for nonmembers. Information: (800) 321-5011, or visit inlandempire.uli.org.