The Canadian Urban Institute is a non-profit applied research organization dedicated to achieving healthy urban development.

 

MANDATE: We help the public and private sectors: build capacity for informed, creative decisions; shape public policy; and implement the best community practices.

METHOD: We apply knowledge developed over nearly three decades of experience in Canada and internationally. We visualize data and organize information to understand relationships. We generate insights and recommendations to inspire action. 

FOCUS: Our focus is on solutions for the built environment that balance human, ecological and economic impacts.

 

NEW AT CUI

  toronto 2030 platform   We are leading the development of a collaborative carbon reduction platform for Downtown Toronto. Find out how you can join the initiative.

toronto 2030 platform

We are leading the development of a collaborative carbon reduction platform for Downtown Toronto. Find out how you can join the initiative.

  smart planning our future cities - webinar   On  April 19 , join us for a free LSNetwork webinar that will help municipalities navigate the full potential of connected technology by exploring the benefits of developing a smart city master plan.

smart planning our future cities - webinar

On April 19, join us for a free LSNetwork webinar that will help municipalities navigate the full potential of connected technology by exploring the benefits of developing a smart city master plan.

  2018 urban leadership awards sponsorship   Learn more about this opportunity to   support urban creativity and celebrate the city-builders leading transformational change in Canada's urban regions.

2018 urban leadership awards sponsorship

Learn more about this opportunity to   support urban creativity and celebrate the city-builders leading transformational change in Canada's urban regions.

 
  converting to LED - free workshop    Join us on April 25 in Delta, BC for a free workshop that will explore financing options and solutions to help BC municipalities overcome barriers to LED conversion.

converting to LED - free workshop

Join us on April 25 in Delta, BC for a free workshop that will explore financing options and solutions to help BC municipalities overcome barriers to LED conversion.

  CONNECTING LONDON- WEBINAR   RECORDING   Watch our recorded discussion with leaders of the City of London, UK's ambitious and forward-looking smart streetlighting program.   

CONNECTING LONDON- WEBINAR RECORDING

Watch our recorded discussion with leaders of the City of London, UK's ambitious and forward-looking smart streetlighting program.

 

  ontario excess soil symposium outcomes   We convened over 20 speakers and 270 attendees to discuss solutions and areas of further development required to support beneficial reuse of Excess Soil in Ontario. The key findings are now available in the Outcomes Summary.

ontario excess soil symposium outcomes

We convened over 20 speakers and 270 attendees to discuss solutions and areas of further development required to support beneficial reuse of Excess Soil in Ontario. The key findings are now available in the Outcomes Summary.