• QACE Forum: Public Engagement

  • calThursday, September 28, 2017
  • clocck 08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • location BILD Awards Hall, 20 Upjohn Road, North York, ON M3B 2V9



TOPIC: Designing Public Engagement for the best outcomes. 

BREAKFAST: 8:00 a.m.

PROGRAM: 8:30 - 10:00 a.m.

Public consultation or engagement has always been part of developing communities. While public consultation can sometimes be a challenging process for planners and developers, taking a different approach with engaging the public can have positive impacts on a project.

Effective public engagement can generate a positive reception, bring fresh ideas to designing a community, and make approvals easier. Public engagement is an important part of the development process, and in the future it could become even more important. 

Join us as our panel discusses the impact that public engagement had on their individual projects, the techniques that were used and the valuable lessons learned.



Moderator: Michelle Noble, BILD

Speakers: Shane Cooney, Adi Development Group

Celia Smith, TAS

Kathryn Randle, The Rockport Group