Heart of the City, the first national urban parks conference, will explore how we can harness the power of city parks for all Canadians.
On March 6th 2017 from 3:00 to 4:30 at Calgary’s Hotel Arts, Park People, with support from the Calgary Foundation, invites Calgary park champions to attend Jay Pitter’s Keynote Presentation. Her keynote talk will unearth the history of social injustices connected to parks and provide principles for ensuring that they are sites of inclusivity. It will be followed by a Q&A.
Jay Pitter: Jay Pitter, MES, is an author, placemaker, and senior stakeholder engagement professional. Her work focuses on increasing the capacity, resources, and relationships required for co-creating more inclusive, safe, and vibrant cities.
Read more about Jay Pitter in Park People’s interview recently featured in Spacing Magazine >>
3:00 – 4:30 (Doors @ 3:00 Talk @ 3:30)
Calgary, Hotel Arts