Fourth Edition of POP // CAN // CRIT 2019 Returns to Toronto

This year’s edition of Canada’s national architecture symposium – POP // CAN // CRIT – is headed to Toronto in October with a focus on the experiences of architecture students, interns, and emerging professionals.

POP // CAN // CRIT 2019: Education and Emergence of Architects in Canada is a full-day seminar on Saturday, October 26 at the Design Exchange at 234 Bay Street. Registration is open now.

The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) is proud to present POP // CAN // CRIT 2019 as an official event of the RAIC 2019 Festival of Architecture, which takes place in Toronto from October 26 to 30.

The RAIC acknowledges the generous support of venue partner Design Exchange, media partner Spacing Magazine, and valued sponsors.

Fifteen speakers and moderators from across the country will discuss and debate topics related to the education, emergence, and support of architecture students, interns, and young professionals in Canada.

The symposium will conclude with a roundtable on The Future of Architectural Practice + Education in Canada.

The fourth edition of POP // CAN // CRIT builds on the successes of previous events in Ottawa (2016), Toronto (2017), and Vancouver (2018).

This year’s attendees will be eligible to receive RAIC continuing education Certificates of Attendance.

Full event information, including panel descriptions, can be found at