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CANU2 Symposium

The second National Symposium of Canadian Urbanist (CanU2) took place in Montreal just ahead of the CIP conference. Organized by the Council for Canadian Urbanism (CanU), the event gathered of 60 professionals from across the country for animated discussions of key issues faced by Canadian urbanism. The Symposium took place at the Montreal Biosphere and […]

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CANU1 Symposium

The first CanU Symposium was organized by the Council for Canadian Urbanism as the first formal event lead entirely by the group and was held in Toronto, 3-4 October 2009. This was an excellent opportunity for existing and new participants to get together, discuss key issues for Canadian Urbanism, the organization and activities of the […]

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Group forms to promote Canadian Urbanism

Over the past five years a number of planners, urban designers, architects, landscape architects and developers/builders have joined forces to promote the idea that there is a genuine Canadian Urbanism emerging that express the country’s maturity and urban ideals. The concept of “Canadian Urbanism” emerged from a few key observations: Canada is increasingly an urban […]

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