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VanPlay Smart City Talks| CELEBRATION + DIVERSITY

November 1, 2017 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Imagine Parks and Recreation – What could Vancouver’s parks, public space and recreation opportunities look like in 25 years? How about 100 years?

n the fourth lecture of this series, we delve into the role of parks and public spaces in providing spaces and opportunities for celebration, collective/individual sense of joy, inclusion and diversity. There will be an opening lecture and a keynote lecture, followed by a moderated Q&A with three dynamic women:

Opening speakers: frida&frank, a group of female urban catalysts looking to change people’s perspectives on public space. frida&frank’s Haley Roeser & Eleanor Arkin discuss the importance of play and in having people directly engage with public space, weather, and each other.

Keynote speaker: Kamala Todd, Aboriginal Community Planner and film make

Venue

UBC Robson Square Theatre
800 Robson Street
Vancouver, Canada

Organizer

UBC SALA
Website:
http://sala.ubc.ca/news-and-events/