Urban Planning

The Rise of the Intelligent City

While still nascent, Canadian cities are being re-created – or is it e-created? -- by the digital age. How will the internet shape how we build our cities, how we operate and govern them and the future of everyday city life?

Walk with Joy

ULI Toronto’s Executive Director takes leading urban academics on a tour of three suburban retrofits, and is reminded that there is still much work to be done to achieve success.

The future is coming!

These days, when you attend a conference or seminar that brings together professionals and prognosticators to discuss “the future” and how we are going to “build the future,” you hear a lot of similar refrains: that future urban…

Streetfight: New York’s Urban Revolution

Janette Sadik-Khan, co-author of Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution and former Transportation Commissioner for New York City, will be in Ottawa on Wednesday, April 27 to talk about how she re-imagined public spaces and helped…