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TD Future Cities Speaker Series

A series presenting ideas from some of the world’s leading minds in urban systems

The TD Future Cities Speaker Series presents ideas from some of the world’s leading minds in urban systems, from technology to inclusion to mobility. The series brings together innovators and city builders from across sectors to reimagine urban futures that are equitable, regenerative and prosperous for all. 

These events are free and open to the public, with an objective to expose residents and community members to leading thinkers and doers in the area of urban innovation.

Past Speakers: 

  • Turning Spaces into Places with Eric Klinenberg, author of 'Palaces for the People' and Tamika Butler, Toole Design’s Director of Planning for California. Watch the video. 
  • Douglas Cardinal, award-winning architect. Watch the video. 
  • Anthony Townsend, Author, SMART CITIES: Big Data, Civic Hackers, and the Quest for a New Utopia. Watch the video. 
  • Alicia Glen, Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development, New York City – Mega Trends for Mega Cities. Watch the video. 

Don’t miss the next TD Future Cities Speaker Series.