January 16-22, 2017

City-Building by Design: The Business Case for an Innovative Toronto Cityscape

Date

Thu , Jan 19, 2017

12:00 pm — 2:00 pm

Type

Events

Disciplines

Architecture, Experience Design, Industrial Design, Landscape Design, Urban Design

Neighbourhood

Central

Location

Toronto Region Board of Trade

1 First Canadian Place
77 Adelaide Street West, 4th Floor
Toronto ON
M5X 1C1

Accessible

Description

What defines a leading global city, where economic prosperity and quality of life intersect to attract the best and brightest in business and talent? Design has a critical impact on all facets of Toronto’s success; from inbound and domestic investment, to transportation, tourism, and sustainability. This expert panel discusses innovations in urban planning, transformative land development, and opportunities to build value through design best practices and Toronto’s leading edge built environment initiatives.

Panel includes:
Ilana Altman, Designer, Architecture Curator & Executive Director, the Pavilion Project
Michael Emory, CEO & President, Allied Properties REIT
Ken Green berg, Urban Designer & Principal, Greenberg Consultants
Dr. Shelagh McCartney, Director, +city lab & Assistant Professor, School of Urban and Regional Planning, Ryerson University

Presented by the Toronto Region Board of Trade and Ryerson University, in partnership with the Design Industry Advisory Committee.

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