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CanU7: Preliminary Program

Francais Wednesday  October 14th 2015 The first day of the Summit takes place within the Chaudière development on the Quebec side across from LeBreton Flats. The summit has partnered with Ordre des Urbanistes du Québec on Wednesday October 14th 2015. 11:30am-12:00pm Registration Opens 12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch 1:00pm-4:00pm Chaudière/Zibi Presentations and Site Visit 4:15pm-5:30pm Keynote speaker: Charlotte […]

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Inscrivez-vous maintenant – CanU7: L’ADN urbain du Canada

L’art et la science de créer des lieux dignes d’intérêt Du 14 au 16 octobre 2015 Inscrivez-vous maintenant English SOYEZ DES NÔTRES À Ottawa-Gatineau La région de la capitale du Canada Inscrivez-vous maintenant Pour être concurrentielles à l’échelle mondiale, les grandes villes canadiennes doivent être attrayantes. Or, pour qu’il en soit ainsi, il faut notamment […]

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Register Now – CanU7: Canada’s Urban DNA

“The art and science of creating meaningful places” October 14 to 16, 2015 Register Now French JOIN US IN Ottawa-Gatineau Canada’s Capital Region Click here to register To compete globally, large Canadian cities need to be attractive – and part of that involves being good at place making. As a relatively young country, Canada must develop […]

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HOLD THE DATE – CanU7: Canada’s Urban DNA

CanU7: Canada’s Urban DNA October 14 to 16, 2015 “The art and science of creating meaningful places” JOIN US IN Ottawa-Gatineau Canada’s Capital Region To compete globally, large Canadian cities need to be attractive – and part of that involves being good at place making. As a relatively young country, Canada must develop a place […]

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Retenez la date – CanU7: L’ADN urbain du Canada

CanU7: L’ADN urbain du Canada Du 14 au 16 octobre 2015 Créer des lieux dignes d’intérêt : l’art et la science SOYEZ DES NÔTRES À Ottawa-Gatineau La région de la capitale du Canada Pour être concurrentielles à l’échelle mondiale, les grandes villes canadiennes doivent être attrayantes. Or, pour qu’il en soit ainsi, il faut notamment […]

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CanU6: Cities at the Edge “Urbanizing Suburbia” Conclusions

CanU6 Summit: “Cities at the Edge: Urbanizing Suburbia in the Regional City” Conclusions After three whirlwind days of walking/bus tours, presentations, panel discussions, working sessions and debate, CanU6 echoes are still lingering in many participants’ minds. It is also time to draw some conclusions, think about the lessons learned, and look ahead at the work […]

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CanU6: Cities at the Edge “Urbanizing Suburbia” Foreword

CanU6 Summit: “Cities at the Edge: Urbanizing Suburbia in the Regional City” Foreword The Council for Canadian Urbanism (CanU) has held its Summits since 2009, bringing together the country’s top urbanists in active discussion around key issues and topics in urbanism. The presence of extensive suburban areas in Canadian cities, their retrofit and urbanization was […]

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CNU Ontario Grange Tour

        This August, representatives from Thinc Design and the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) will share their plans to revitalize the privately owned but publicly loved space known as the Grange Park. Join us as the representatives guide us through an interactive tour of the park and learn about the transformative plans […]

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Leadership in City Building – September 28, 2013 – Keynote Event

As part of the program for CanU5 in Halifax (Sept. 27-28), the Council for Canadian Urbanism is presenting a “Leadership in City Building” panel event. Saturday, September 28, 2013 1pm, Lord Nelson Hotel, Halifax This event is open to the public and admission is free It will feature a lively panel discussion on the current […]

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Oh Canada: Canadian Urbanism From Coast to Coast

What makes Canadian urbanism distinctive? An overview of urbanism from the Pacific to the Atlantic is followed by a fast-paced Pecha Kucha presentation with leading Canadian urbanists discussing current best practices in community design for urban and suburban settings. PRESENTERS David Gordon, MCIP, RPP, AICP (Queen’s University), Brent Toderian, MCIP, RPP (Toderian Urban Works), Jean […]

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