On December 4 CUI hosted Urban Leadership Day at Artscape's newest venue the Sandbox. The morning kicked-off with our Annual Meeting with Toronto's Chief Planner with NRU Publishing and was followed by CUI's presentation of the 2015 Urban Leadership Awards program. Thank you to all who attended! #togrows #ULD2015
Join us as we congratulate CUI Director Larry Beasley on the publication of his new book (co-authored with Jonathan Barnett): Ecodesign for Cities and Suburbs.
CUI is excited to announce the appointment of three new board members:
- John Campbell, President & CEO, Waterfront Toronto
- Bruce Peever Senior Manager, KPMG Hamilton
- Megan Wallingford Analyst, Sustainalytics
Our new Chair is Andréa Callà, a Senior Executive with Tridel, with Kathleen Llewellyn-Thomas, P.Eng. as Vice-Chair. CUI thanks Marni Cappe, who served as Chair for the 2014-2015 term. Marni will continue as a Director. We also thank departing Directors Tanzeel Merchant and Winnie Shi.
Learn more about CUI's Governance structure here.
Read our 2014 Annual Report here.
Jonathan Critchley is CUI's GIS Specialist started with us in February. He took planning at Dalhousie and a graduate degree in GIS at Ryerson, where he also teaches GIS part-time. In the responses below, Jonathan sums up his experience at CUI so far, talks about the importance of datasets, who we should be following on Twitter and more.