B2: Suburban Redevelopment and Tower Renewal- Dissemination

Conference Presentations

Young, D. (2016, March 18). Redefining ‘Renewal’ in Toronto’s Highrise Suburbs. Keynote at Annual Alternative Currents Conference: (Sub)Urbanizing Austerity: Impacts and Alternatives, Toronto, Ontario.

Young, D. (2015, December 10-12). Decline and Renewal in Toronto’s Highrise Suburbs: the Tragedy of Progressive Neoliberalism. MCRI Global Suburbanisms Workshop: Spotlight on Istanbul: Building and Rebuilding the Periphery, Istanbul, Turkey.

Young, D. (2013, September 28). Renewing Toronto’s Suburban Towers: Everyday life and the contradictions of neoliberalism. International conference: A Suburban Revolution? Toronto, Ontario.

Poppe, W. (2013, April 11). Neoliberal Housing Policies and Private Rental Infill Construction in Toronto. Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Los Angeles, California.

Poppe, W. (2013, March 20). Diversity Our Strength: Global competitiveness and the Realities of Immigrant Life in Multi-cultural Toronto. Cuidades competivas: Como crear una ciudad competitiva? Experiencias de Europa y las Americas, Catedra Europa, Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia.

Poppe, W. (2012, November 27). Ongoing Tower Renewal Research at the CITY Institute: A Focus on Public Participation and Housing Affordability, Tower Renewal Research: Taking Stock, Toronto, Ontario.

Poppe, W. (2012, November 27). Actors and mechanisms of Tower Renewal policy implementation. Tower Renewal Symposium: Taking Stock, Toronto, Ontario.

Milgrom, R. (2012, November 2). Completing Communities but Excluding Older Adults? Words vs. Actions in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning Annual Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Grant, J. L. (2012, November 4). Complete Communities, The Canadian Dream and Aspirations for Suburban Housing. Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning Annual Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Young, D. (2012, November 4). No Place for Planning? Neighbourhood Renewal in Toronto’s Highrise Suburbs. Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning Annual Conference. Cincinnati, Ohio.

Young, D. (2012, July 24). Secondary Plans. Meeting of Ward 6 Community Action Team. Toronto, Ontario.

Young, D. (2012, May 31). Suburban Renewal in Toronto’s Tower Neighbourhoods: No Place for Planning? Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers, Wilfred Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario.

Bernt, M. (2012, February 24-28). The Governance of shrinkage. Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, New York City, New York.

Cowen, D. (2012, February 6). Digital Citizenship in the Global Suburbs. Open University, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom.

Poppe, W., and Young, D. (2012, February 24-28). Densification and Neighbourhood Renewal in Toronto’s Highrise Suburbs. Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers Panel Session Densification: Local Resistances and Dynamics of Change. New York City, New York.

Poppe, W., Young, D., Touati, A., Rousseau, M., and Filion, P. (2012, February 24-28).
Densification: Local Resistances and Dynamics of Change. Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers, New York City, New York.

Bernt, M. (2011, July 7-9). Changing urban geographies of growth and decline. Session organizer, with Marco Bontje, at the Annual International Sociology Association RC21 conference, The struggle to belong. Dealing with diversity in 21st century urban settings, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Bernt, M. (2011, April 17-20). Grant machines, instead of growth machines – Urban Shrinkage and Governance in mid-sized German cities. RSA Annual International Conference, Newcastle, United Kingdom.

Poppe, W. (2011, May 16-18). Global suburbanisms: Public involvement in Toronto’s Tower Renewal as a case study of urban governance. Annual Conference of the Canadian Political Science Association, Waterloo, Ontario.

Poppe, W., and Young, D. (2011, May 12). Suburban decline and renewal in Toronto and Leipzig. Tower Renewal Symposium at University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario.

Young, D. (2011, November). Planning and the Modern Suburb: Then and now. Presented at the North York Modernist Architecture Forum, Suburbia: Heritage of the Everyday, Toronto, Ontario.

Young, D. (2011, April). Suburban Decline and Renewal in Post-political Toronto. Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers, Seattle, Washington.

Young, D. (2011, March 1). The Tower Renewal Program: Toronto’s Suburban Moment? Transforming Urban Landscapes: Community Perspectives, York University, Toronto, Ontario.