12 Great Ideas for Vancouver from Around the World
Vancouver may be one of the world's most livable and sustainable cities—but other cities around the world can offer lessons to make us even better.
Over the past five decades, Vancouver architect and planner Michael Geller has visited 55 countries in search of interesting places and good planning ideas: better use of water, improved public spaces, innovative approaches to lighting and enhanced civic pride.
Come hear and see 12 ideas on how to make Vancouver a healthier, friendlier, more beautiful and creative city.
About the Speaker
Michael Geller is an architect, planner, real estate consultant and property developer with four decades' experience in the public, private and institutional sectors. He serves on the Adjunct Faculty of the SFU Centre for Sustainable Community Development and writes a weekly civic affairs column in the Vancouver Courier. A past-president of the Urban Development Institute, he travels extensively and writes a blog at www.gellersworldtravel.blogspot.com.
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