THIRD PARTY EVENT

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Simon Fraser University

The Vancouver Region: Moving Towards World Class But Not There Yet
November 4, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
SFU Woodwards
149 W. Hastings St
Vancouver
BC

Admission: Free, but as seating is limited, reservations are required. Reserve on Eventbrite.

Simon Fraser University

Book Launch for "PLACEMAKERS: Emperors, Kings, Entrepreneurs—A Brief History of Real Estate Development"
November 7, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
SFU Harbour Centre
515 W. Hastings St.
Vancouver
BC

Real estate development is the world's second-oldest profession. And it's on the tip of everybody's tongues these days. Join Gordon Price, director of SFU's City Program, as he interviews Herb Auerbach and co-author Ira Nadel about their new book "Placemakers," a panoramic history of the world as seen through the lens of real estate development. You'll discover what's motivated real estate developers throughout the ages, aside from money and ego.A book signing and sales will follow the event.

SFU Continuing Studies

Principles-Focused Evaluation: An Evening with Michael Quinn Patton
November 9, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue (Asia Pacific Hall)
580 West Hastings Street
Vancouver
BC

We live in a rapidly changing world where traditional formative and summative evaluation techniques are no longer adequate for measuring the impact of complex and innovative programs and initiatives. Join us for an engaging evening to explore Michael Quinn Patton’s recent thinking on principles-based evaluation and how we, as social innovators, evaluators, and leaders from all sectors, can use principles to measure whether our work is leading to desired results. For more information, please visit our website.

SFU Centre for Dialogue

Skillful Engagement: Evaluating Engagement - Exploring Principles-Focused Evaluation
November 9, 2016 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
SFU's Goldcorp Centre for the Arts (World Art Centre - Room 2555)
149 West Hastings Street
Vancouver
BC

Engagement practitioners are invited to join us for an afternoon workshop with world-renowned author, evaluation consultant and thought leader Michael Quinn Patton to hear insights from his most recent work on Principles-Focused Evaluation. This interactive session will include a series of activities on applying a principles-focused evaluation lens to participants’ engagement work. For more information, please visit our website.

Urban Development Institute

UDI Seminar: Mandatory New Building Requirements
October 18, 2016 - 7:30am - 9:30am
Oceanview Suites, Pan Pacific Hotel
999 Canada Place
Vancouver
BC

This is an important session about the future building requirements in the City of Vancouver and other municipalities.

Next month, city staff will bringing forward a report with recommendations to change Vancouver's Green Rezoning Policy and the Vancouver Building Bylaw to establish mandates in new buildings for:

Green house gas emissions
Energy performance
Water efficiency

City of Vancouver

Re:Address Summit - Housing and the Future of City Building
October 27, 2016 - 7:30am - 5:00pm
Vancouver Convention Centre East
999 Canada Place
Vancouver
BC

The Re:Address Summit, the City of Vancouver’s first international housing summit will foster innovation and collaboration among housing leaders from across Canada as well as the US, Australia, New Zealand, Austria, and the UK; bringing together 500 international and locally renowned speakers, thought leaders and multi-sector partners.

Urban Development Institute

UDI Seminar: Transformative Real Estate Technology
October 26, 2016 - 7:30am - 9:00am
Oceanview Suites, Pan Pacific Hotel
999 Canada Place
Vancouver
BC

UDI is excited to present this year's

Urban Development Institute

UDI Vancouver Lunch - Michael Ferreira, Urban Analytics
October 20, 2016 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Regency Ballroom (3rd floor), Hyatt Regency Hotel
655 Burrard Street
Vancouver
BC

Vancouver Heritage Foundation

Laneway House Tour
October 22, 2016 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Various
Various
Vancouver
BC

This self-guided tour features examples new and old of gentle densification on heritage properties. There are six lane homes all built behind existing homes, including one built as part of the restoration of the Walter and Mary Lee Chan house. All the laneway homes show how these tiny residences can be part of the conservation of a character neighbourhood, by allowing families to stay together and offering space for new families to move in.

Passive House Canada

Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant Exam Preparation Course + Exam
December 3, 2016 - 9:00am - December 4, 2016 - 5:00pm
Vancouver City Hall
Townhall Meeting Room, Vancouver City Hall, 453 W 12th Ave
Vancouver
British Columbia

We are hosting the Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant exam on December 9th<

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