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CanU7: Mobile Workshops

Francais On Thursday October 15th 2015 the afternoon is dedicated to mobile workshops. There will be seven mobile workshops for participants to choose from. Participants will be asked on the first day of registration to sign up for their mobile workshop of choice. Space is limited for each workshop and they will be available on […]

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CanU7: Ateliers mobiles

English Le jeudi 15 octobre 2015, l’après-midi sera consacré aux ateliers mobiles. On organise sept ateliers mobiles aux choix des participants. Lors de la première journée d’inscription, on demandera aux participants de s’inscrire à l’un des ateliers aux choix. Le nombre de places est limité pour chaque atelier et l’inscription se fera selon le principe du premier […]

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CanU7: Programme préliminaire

English Le mercredi 14 octobre 2015 La première journée du Sommet aura lieu sur le site des îles de la Chaudière, du côté du Québec, en face des plaines Lebreton. Cette première journée est offerte en partenariat avec l’Ordre des Urbanistes du Québec le mercredi 14 octobre 2015. De 11 h 30 à midi Inscription De midi à 13 h Dîner De […]

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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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Letter RE: Victims of Communism Memorial Ottawa

Download PDF (English) March 4, 2014 Right Honourable Stephen Harper, P.C., M.P. Prime Minister House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 Dear Prime Minister Harper: RE: VICTIMS OF COMMUNISM MEMORIAL, OTTAWA The Council for Canadian Urbanism (CanU) is a national non-profit information and advocacy group incorporated in 2009, including many of Canada’s leading urban experts, from […]

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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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Letter RE: Reinstatement of the Mandatory Long-Form Census and Bill C-626

November 5th, 2014 (Download PDF) The Council for Canadian Urbanism Board of Directors sent this letter to the Hon. James Moore, Minister of Industry, supporting the reinstatement of the mandatory long form census and Bill C-626, An Act to amend the Statistics Act (appointment of Chief Statistician and long-form census). Dear Minister Moore: RE: REINSTATEMENT OF […]

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