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  • Ground-truthing – Strategies for Success

    https://youtu.be/I39WW0iZ1qM Featured Guest You’ll find this guest among our growing roll of Urban Champions. Summary Panel Transcript Building on the challenges set out in the morning sessions, what are the tangible approaches being taken in local communities to strengthen social, economic and environmental resilience, and make our cities more productive and equitable. What must each sector do to…

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  • Intervention Points in the System – Policy-making and Leadership

    https://youtu.be/zhLqm7VquXY Featured Guest You’ll find this guest among our growing roll of Urban Champions. Phil TeijeiraVice President & Chief Customer Officer, Enbridge Gas Inc. Fanny Tremblay-RacicotProfesseure agrégée, Ecole Nationale d’Administration Publique Graham CarrPresident, Concordia University Ehren CoryCEO, Canada Infrastructure Bank Lisa HelpsMayor of Victoria Elizabeth McIsaacPresident, Maytree Summary Panel Transcript Canada has many institutions and…

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  • What Success Looks Like – Leveraging Our Assets

    https://youtu.be/cqhb-NhjMcE Featured Guest You’ll find this guest among our growing roll of Urban Champions. Summary Panel Transcript CUI has framed every conversation it has convened since March 2020 as what is working, what’s not, and what’s next for Canada’s cities and urban regions. These final two sessions bring together participants to highlight their solutions but…

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  • What Success Looks Like – Agency and Opportunity

    https://youtu.be/_0R5BdgZ-BI Featured Guest You’ll find this guest among our growing roll of Urban Champions. Summary Panel Transcript CUI has framed every conversation it has convened since March 2020 as what is working, what’s not, and what’s next for Canada’s cities and urban regions.  These final two sessions bring together participants to highlight their solutions but also identify the key obstacles to further success, and the levers governments…

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  • Unraveling the Gordian Knot – The need for place-based approaches to address national and local challenges

    Featured Guest You’ll find this guest among our growing roll of Urban Champions. Summary Panel Transcript Despite challenging and financial governance arrangements, local solutions are being incubated constantly in Canadian communities all the time, but we lack the kinds of connective tissue we need to effectively plan and implement across municipal boundaries and sometimes competing jurisdictions.…

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  • A Shared Challenge

    Featured Guest You’ll find this guest among our growing roll of Urban Champions. Summary Panel Transcript The challenges that cities face in Canada and the United States have many similarities. But our federal governments are responding quite differently. Hear from Marion Mollegen McFadden, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Community Planning and Development at HUD, and…

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