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Mayor of Victoria Lisa Helps, Assembly of First Nations Yukon Regional Chief Kluane Adamek and Mayor of Mount Pearl Dave Aker spoke as part of A Message from the Future, the last mainstage breakout session held at this year’s Future Cities Canada Summit, convened by Evergreen at Evergreen Brick Works Nov. 7-8, and facilitated by community organizer, activist and author Dave Meslin.

Oh Canada 2029: Three local leaders share a message from the future

Read about Canada in 2029, as described by three mayors from coast to coast to coast

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Cities: Catalyst or Catastrophe

Are cities hubs for innovation and our best chance to fight climate change or bad for our health and inherently unsustainable?

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Yasir Naqvi: It’s time to reclaim the public square

Yasir Naqvi, CEO of the Institute for Canadian Citizenship (ICC), speaks about his work  and shares a glimpse of what Summit attendees can expect

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Imagination in policy-making: Q&A with Summit keynote, Gabriella Gómez-Mont

“I believe that the prevalent metaphor of cities as machines, or as factories, has led us astray in many ways”

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5 reasons to attend the Future Cities Canada Summit

Last year’s attendees experienced some inspiring and not-so typical conference offerings while tackling issues facing cities of the future. Here is a list of reasons you won't want to miss the Summit this year.

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What we heard at the Future Cities Canada Summit

Insights, thoughts and quotes we heard during the Future Cities Canada Summit.

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The Summit session Smart Cities for Smart People

Lessons from the Future Cities Canada Summit: How residents can help co-create smart cities

Insights from the Smart Cities for Smart People Session at the Summit.

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Future Cities Canada Summit 2018: Presentations from our breakout sessions

From Urban Data Done Right to Housing For All, take a look at presentations from top speakers at the Future Cities Canada Summit. 

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