LMP Annual Celebration of Excellence 2021
- Celebrate our graduates across our Undergraduate, Graduate, and Postgraduate programs
- Announce award recipients from our learner and faculty community
- Congratulate those achieving promotion
- Mark those retiring from the department.
18:00 – 18:50: Awards and celebration
18:50 – 19:00: Break
19:00 – 19:45: Q&A with Dr. Richard Florida
Looking to the future - what will a post-pandemic world look like?
We're delighted to have Dr. Richard Florida, Urbanist, Professor University of Toronto, and author Rise of the Creative Class, join us to answer our questions on what cities could look like after the pandemic.
How will we live and work after COVID-19? Will the pandemic permanently change our cities?
Guest speaker: Dr. Richard Florida. Do you want to know what cities will be like after COVID?
Richard Florida is one of the world’s leading urbanists.
He is a researcher and professor, serving as University Professor at University of Toronto’s School of Cities and Rotman School of Management, and a Faculty Chair at New York University's Schack School of Real Estate.
He is a writer and journalist, having penned several global bestsellers, including the award-winning The Rise of the Creative Class and his most recent book, The New Urban Crisis. He is co-founder of CityLab, the leading publication devoted to cities and urbanism.
He is an entrepreneur, as founder of the Creative Class Group which works closely with companies and governments worldwide.