Architecture Canada + Museum of Vancouver

Solutions to Affordable Family Friendly Housing in MetroVancouver
September 28, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Museum of Vancouver
1100 Chestnut St
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MOV’s Built City Speaker Series returns for an exhilarating round table discussion. This event, in partnership with Architecture Canada - Metro Vancouver Chapter, will focus on one of Vancouver’s hottest topics: built local affordable housing models for families.

BC Municipal Climate Leadership Council

Climate Leadership Institute
November 1, 2017 - 5:00pm - November 3, 2017 - 1:30pm
Hilton Vancouver Airport
5911 Minoru Boulevard

Attend this upcoming event with a locally elected official in your community - the combination of political and operational commitment to climate action is a powerful one.

International Making Cities Livable

55th International
 Making Cities Livable Conference in Ottawa
May 14, 2018 - 8:00am - May 18, 2018 - 5:00am
The Shaw Centre
55 Colonel By Dr

55th IMCL Conferenceon

Heritage Vancouver Society

Shaping Vancouver 2017: Subcultural Heritage
September 14, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Djavad Mowafaghian World Art Centre
Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 W. Hastings St

Conversation #3: Subcultural Heritage – Emergence of Social Diversity and the Creation of Heritage 

Women Transforming Cities

Networking Event: Cities Designed to Work for Women
October 3, 2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Duduc Centre
1489 Francis Street

Women Transforming Cities is part of an international network of women who are using an intersectional lens to improve city space for inequitably served communities, with a focus on women and girls.  In partnership with World University Service Canada we are organizing an informational and networking event for those seeking to improve public spaces.
                                    Date:    October 3, 2017
                                    Time:    6:00 to 8:00 PM
                                    Place:  Dudoc Centre Vancouver - 1489 Francis Street

Vancouver Heritage Foundation

City Drinks at The Vancouver Club
October 3, 2017 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
The Vancouver Club
915 W Hastings St.
British Columbia

We invite you to join us for a special evening at The Vancouver Club, a private heritage venue not usually open to the public. Guests will have the opportunity to take a tour through the historic spaces in the club, enjoy wine and hors d’oeuvres and a good dose of history, along with music from celebrated local jazz performer Andrea Superstein.

University of Michigan's National Charrette Institute

NCI Charrette System Certificate Training
November 14, 2017 - 8:30am - November 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
Holiday Inn Vancouver-Centre
711 West Broadway

Delaney + Associates is partnering with the National Charrette Institute to bring its NCI Charrette System certificate training to Vancouver, November 14-16, 2017.
This training represents a collaborative project management system centered on the co-design process using charrettes.

Simon Fraser University

Free webinar: Selling Smart Growth — How to communicate the benefits of accessible and multi-modal locations
September 5, 2017 - 11:00am - 12:30pm
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Households often make trade-offs between housing and transportation costs: they can choose a cheaper house at the urban fringe where transportation is expensive, or pay more for a home in a more accessible and multi-modal, “smart growth” neighbourhood where transport is cheaper. Urban fringe homes generally offer more space per dollar, and so appear to be better investments, but there are other economic factors to consider.

Cowichan Valley Regional District

Charles Montgomery - Happy Valley
September 14, 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Cowichan Performing Arts Centre
2687 James Street
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Using lessons from the science of happiness to build healthier, happier, stronger communities.The Cowichan Valley Regional District is excited to introduce the Placemaking Vancouver Island 2017 Speaker Series. Guest speaker events, featuring local and international speakers, will be taking place throughout the fall into the spring 2018. The speakers will be exploring different community building topics to inspire residents to continue enhancing and building on the Cowichan identity, and Vancouver Island more broadly, while planning for its future.

Simon Fraser University

Next-Generation Cities and Transportation (online)
October 2, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:30pm
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This course provides a foundation in the principles and practices of next-generation transportation and its role in advancing liveable and sustainable cities of the future.

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