Posts Tagged "Christopher Hume"

Transit Dinner Highlights

We held our third and final installment of Conversations with Christopher Hume and Guests on September 26, 2013. This salon dinner event was titled High Time for Transit and focused on the future of mass transit in Hamilton.  Key discussion themes included increasing ridership,... More

Cannon Conversion Clear Win

Urban affairs journalist and host moderator Christopher Hume will have positive news to build on at the September 26 salon dinner titled High Time for Transit.  Council’s decision to move forward with dedicated bike lanes along Cannon Street in our downtown is a major... More

Culture Renews Cities

The Renew Hamilton Project hosted the second installment of Conversations with Christopher Hume and Guests at Liuna Station on October 30, 2012. The purpose of the series is to explore how global next practices in urban renewal can be implemented in Hamilton. The October... More

Bruce Kuwabara Honoured

Architect Bruce Kuwabara, who was invested as an Officer of the Order of Canada earlier this year, was honoured at the Conversations with Christopher Hume and Guests event held on October 30 at Liuna Station. Mr. Kuwabara was born and raised in Hamilton, and... More

Culture Helps Drive Renewal

Hamilton Spectator writer Meredith MacLeod wrote the article below based on her attendance at the second installment of Renew Hamilton’s Conversations with Christopher Hume and Guests on October 30 at Liuna Station.  The article appeared in The Spec on October 31, 2012. ******************************* When City... More

Speaker Series Featured in Spec

Today’s Hamilton Spectator featured a story about the Renew Hamilton speaker series titled Conversations with Christopher Hume and Guests. The article, written by Meredith MacLeod, zeros in on our October 30 event that will include a local tribute to internationally acclaimed architect Bruce Kuwabara... More

Learning to Love Hamilton

How does a city that has so much come to believe it has so little?  How does a city with so many assets come to see them as liabilities? How does a city gain self-confidence and learn to love itself? These are the sorts... More
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About Christopher Hume

Christopher Hume, Urban Issues Columnist, The Toronto Star Moderator, In Conversation with Christopher Hume and Guests | The Renew Hamilton Project Christopher Hume is the architecture critic and urban issues columnist of the Toronto Star. In 2009, he won a National Newspaper Award, Canada’s highest...

Christopher Hume Event October 30

Join a select gathering of thought leaders, community builders and decision makers at the second installment of our salon dinner series hosted by Christopher Hume, the award-winning urban affairs columnist with The Toronto Star and acclaimed national media commentator. RETHINKING CULTURAL DESTINATIONS An Evening... More

Speaker Series Podcast

Here’s the audio recording of our inaugural Conversations with Christopher Hume and Guests event held at Liuna Station on June 14, 2012. This installment was titled Discovering the Obvious and focused on practical strategies to advance the regeneration of downtown Hamilton and adjacent neighbourhoods.... More
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