Forces to be Reckoned With: Future designs to sustain our urban ecosystems

On Thursday, September 22nd from 1:00 PM 3:00 PM Canadian Architect will present a panel discussion on sustainability and the future design of our cities at the 2005 IIDEX/NeoCon exhibition at the National Trade Centre in Toronto. Ian Chodikoff, OAA, editor of Canadian Architect will moderate a provocative panel discussion comprised of young Toronto and European practitioners who are emerging as leaders in their field through the integration of innovative sustainable strategies and technologies into their practice and ideologies that address issues of new ways of understanding our evolving urban ecosystems. Panelists will include Tania Bortolotto, OAA, ARIDO principal of Bortolotto Design Architect Inc. in Toronto; Donald Chong, principal of Donald Chong studio in Toronto; Jeff Latto, OAA, principal of unit a architecture in Toronto; Janna Levitt, OAA, partner in Levitt Goodman Architects in Toronto; Lisa Rapoport, OAA, partner in PLANT Architect Inc. of Toronto, Todd Saunders, principal of Saunders Architecture in Bergen, Norway and Christopher Moller, partner of S333 architecture and urbanism in Amsterdam. For information on IIDEX/NeoCon and for registration information, please visit