How does affordable housing contribute to the fabric of our city?

How do we develop innovative partnership models for affordable rental housing in mixed income, resilient communities?

How do we ensure that our neighbourhoods are rich with diversity while providing access to safe, secure, affordable housing?

The Opening Doors Conference and the University of Calgary, Faculty of Environmental Design are pleased to co-present an evening discussion with a panel of internationally renowned scholars who will share their research and work on topics in affordable housing, mixed income communities and anti-poverty strategies. This collaborative, interdisciplinary event will serve as the kick-off to the University of Calgary’s Partnerships for Affordable Rental Housing Conference and the close to the 2018 Opening Doors Conference.

Panel members:

  • Dr. Marietta Haffner, Delft University of Technology, Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, Delft, The Netherlands
  • Dr. Mark Joseph, Associate Professor of Community Development, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
  • Kath Scanlon, Deputy Director of LSE, London School of Economics, London, England
  • Dr. Alex Schwartz, Professor of Public and Urban Policy, The New School, New York, USA


November 14, 2018

St. Louis 430 8 Ave SE
Calgary, AB