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CanU Working Paper 2: Growth in Canadian Suburbs, 2006-2016

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Read Full Report Here David L.A. Gordon with Lyra Hindrichs and Chris Willms School of Urban and Regional Planning Department of Geography and Planning Queen’s University August 2018 Still Suburban? Growth in Canadian Suburbs, 2006-2016 Executive Summary Canada is a suburban nation. More than two-thirds of our country’s total population lives in suburbs. In all […]

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Mid-Sized Cities Event Series London ON May 15-16


CanU’s Mid-Sized Cities Caucus has been hard at work with Evergreen and their partners to create an event series in London from May 15-16 focused on Mid-Sized Cities. The event will include “a day of public walking tours and a city building fair, followed by the Mid-Sized Cities Researcher + Practitioner Roundtable, where leaders from mid-sized cities […]

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CanU7: Canada’s Urban DNA Presentations

Wednesday October 14, 2015 Presentations  Windmill Development Group by: Jonathan Westeinde CEO National Capital Interests in a Private Sector Context by: Fred Gaspar from the National Capital Commission Le Project Zibi Dans Le Cadre Due Developpement Du Centre-Ville by: Regean Martineau Architecte Chef de la division amenagement et revitalisation Former Domtar Site Chaudiere and Victoria Islands by: Sally Coutts Sustainable […]

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CanU7 Getting to Ottawa

By Air Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport offers over 125 non-stop flights daily to more than 30 destinations in Canada. Taxis, car service and car rental are just steps outside the airport. Given on-going labour disputes, avoid using Uber to get from the airport to downtown. The distance to downtown is approximately 14 km and will take […]

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CanU7 Program

Ottawa-Gatineau, October 14-16 2015   Download: CanU7 Program English (PDF) CanU7 Program French (PDF) (Coming Soon) Wednesday October 14th 2015 The first day of the Summit takes place at 3 Eddy Street in Gatineau, in Building 51 of the former Domtar property, within the Zibi (Chaudière) development. Access by OC Transpo route 8 (at Mackenzie […]

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CanU7 Speakers

Updated: Sept. 14, 2015 Robert ALLSOPP Graham BIRD Jessika BROSSEAU Frances BULA Sally COUTTS Jonathan DENIS-JACOB Joyce DROHAN Patrick DUQUETTE Robert FREEDMAN Fred GASPAR David GORDON Charlotte HAUKSSON Don HERWEYER Christopher HUME Megan KRUEGER Dan LEEMING Harold MADI Thom MAHLER Jonathan McLEOD Réjean MARTINEAU Alain MIGUELEZ Mitra RAD Jerrod RILEY Jacob RITCHIE Dan RUBINSTEIN Pierre […]

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CanU7: Keynote Speakers

  French Charlotte Hauksson  Chalorlotte (Lotta) is a senior advisor with more than 15 years of experience working with sustainability projects and processes in Sweden. Lotta has been involved in several city and neighborhood sustainability plans and especially in the city of Malmö. The City of Malmö, Sweden is a leader in sustainable development and has […]

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CanU7: Nos conférenciers

English Charlotte Hauksson  Mme Hauksson est conseillère principale et compte plus de 15 ans d’expérience dans les projets et processus de développement durable en Suède. Elle a collaboré aux plans de développement durable de plusieurs villes et quartiers, et plus particulièrement à ceux de Malmö. Leader dans le domaine, la Ville de Malmö, en Suède, […]

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CanU7: Locations & Accomodations

French Location The conference takes place at two venues within the City of Ottawa: October 14 – Chaudière Windmill Site Building 51 at 3 Eddy Street, Gatineau (Que.). October 15 and 16 – Horticulture Building, Lansdowne Park Link for more information:   Accommodations Accommodations are reserved at a variety of hotels within the City […]

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Emplacements et hébergements

English Emplacements La rencontre se déroulera à deux différents endroits à Ottawa. Le 14 octobre –Vieux moulin de l’île Chaudière, bâtiment 51, au 3, rue Eddy, à Gatineau, au Québec. Les 15 et 16 octobre – édifice de l’Horticulture, parc Lansdowne Lien pour en savoir plus :   Hébergements Vous pouvez réserver votre hébergement à divers hôtels […]

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