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2013-2014 Season

Ottawa Premiere of The Human Scale at the Mayfair

Presented Nov 2013

November 14, 2013 Presented with the Royal Danish Embassy in Canada 50 % of the world’s population lives in urban areas. By 2050 this will increase to 80%. Life in a mega city is both enchanting and problematic. Today we face peak oil, climate change, loneliness and severe health issues due to our way of life. But […]

The Healthy City: Shaping the Public Realm

Presented Oct 2013

October 23, 2013 Presented by:  Suzanne H. Crowhurst Lennard, Ph.D.(Arch.) Director, International Making Cities Livable Conferences  This lecture explored the question of the way we shape our built environment of streets and public spaces help to develop a robust “social immune system” that contributes to our mental andphysical health? Suzanne H. Crowhurst Lennard explored how adopting […]