Posts Tagged "Renew Hamilton Speakers Series"

Let’s Talk Transit Summary

The Public Record – Hamilton’s comprehensive open source news service – hosted a free event on February 5 titled Let’s Talk Transit. It provided an opportunity for guest panelists (pictured) and the audience to discuss the Ten Year Local Transit Strategy developed by City... More

Christopher Hume BIA Podcast

In this 20 minute audio recording, Toronto Star urban affairs columnist Christopher Hume encourages Ontario BIA leaders to invest in modern infrastructure needed to create people-friendly gathering places. He articulates an ambitious role for BIAs beyond preserving memories of 19th century main street Ontario.... More

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

Transit Branding Podcast

Renew Hamilton hosted a half day seminar at Hamilton City Hall on September 27 titled Leadership in Transit Branding and Wayfinding. The goal was to provide information and insights on how to apply modern marketing and engagement principles to help increase ridership on Hamilton’s... 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

Sept 26 Speaker Series Event

Plans are now well under way for the third installment of our Renew Hamilton speaker series branded Conversations with Christopher Hume and Guests. Titled High Time for Transit, this salon style dinner event will focus on the role that integrated public transit can play in... 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