Our Future Cities director, Rashiq Fataar participates in first ever Future Cities Canada Summit

In November 2018, our director Rashiq Fataar was invited to participate in the inaugural Future Cities Canada Summit in Toronto. The event convened 850 city builders from across the world with more than 120 leaders speaking about their work creating real solutions to the challenges our cities are facing.

During the closing plenary, Rashiq Fataar joined  Senator Ratna Omdivar, Tanya Talaga and Maxim Bragoli on the “We Are Cities” panel which discussed diversity and inclusion in cities. Read more here.

Fataar also presented on the Housing Us All  panel which explored innovative solutions and new collaborative efforts to deal with the growing housing needs in cities across the world. The panel included  LoriAnn GirvanHadley NellesGer Baron and was moderated by Derek Ballantyne.  Download the presentations of the Housing Us All session here