ULI Toronto: Urbanizing Suburbia: The Nordic Solution

When

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT

Where

Rose Theatre Brampton Will open in a new window 1 Theatre LN Brampton, ON L6V 0A3 CANADA
This event is FREE but registration is required.
 
For any issues with registration, please call our Customer Service at 1-800-321-5011 or email customerservice@uli.org.
From its innovation super corridor, to its young, diverse, educated population, the City of Brampton is brimming with potential. ULI Toronto, in partnership with Nordic City Solutions, Ryerson University and the City of Brampton, is hosting a panel discussion at the Rose Theatre. This event will be an opportunity to explore Nordic strategies for city-building and how such strategy can be applied to Brampton, one of Canada's youngest, culturally diverse and the second fastest growing city.
 
Join Nordic experts from Helsinki, Sweden, and Denmark as they discuss development in terms of mobility, affordable housing, and complete communities. Topics will also include tapping the innovation economy, the transformation of post war suburbs and the simplification of civic operations in dealing more effectively with ‘city building’ and stewardship.
 
Prior to the panel ULI Toronto is bringing international cuisines to the City of Brampton. Experience the diversity of Brampton for yourself through food and drink from around the world, with food menu orchestrated by nationally-acclaimed CBC food critic, Suresh Doss. Don't miss your chance to meet and network with local and Nordic experts and engage in city-building discussion topics.

MODERATOR:
Ken Greenberg, Principal, Greenberg Consultants

KEYNOTE:

Santtu Von Bruun, Vice-Director of Economic Development Innovations and Urban Experiments, City of Helsinki

Panelists to be announced.

AGENDA:
5:30 pm – 6:45 pm: Networking & Brampton Taste of Culture
7:00 pm – 7:15 pm: Introduction: Urbanizing Suburbia
7:15 pm – 7:40 pm: Keynote: Nordic-Integrated Transformation
7:40 pm – 8:25pm : Nordic City Solutions Panel 
 
We encourage you to arrive by transit. The following GO Train departs from Union Station at 4:50pm and arrives at Brampton GO at 5:27pm: Plan Your Trip.
 
Prior to this event there will be a walk shop series in Brampton. Separate registration is required. 

Rose Theatre Brampton 1 Theatre LN Brampton, ON L6V 0A3 CANADA

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