“Urbanization” Best Match
The Green City or the Grey City?
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...but immediately think of recycling this phrase to describe urbanization – all you have to do is replace the word deserts, with the word cities, and the essence of urbanization...
What Can 6,000 Years of Data Tell Us About Cities?
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...the UN had the only geolocated data set of city growth and it only went back to 1950. Now, Meredith Reba, an urbanization researcher at Yale, has published a study...
IBI Group honoured at Annual CIP Awards
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...excellent example of a model of sustainable urbanization that has the transformative potential to provide citizens with prosperity, safety, and equity.” About the 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Transportation Plan,...Tags: 2016 Accent, Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP), IBI Group, Planning, Urban Design
Reusing Industrial Buildings in an Urban Core
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Industrial buildings are often designed with a focus on their purpose rather than their aesthetics and while some are beautiful, they can also be unsightly. They often sit...
The Cities of Tomorrow: Urban Areas without Character?
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...Many cities take great energy and pride in the factors that make them unique. However, in an era of rapid urbanization, it’s difficult to ignore the sense that new...
Clever Cities! Innovation as a Leader in Urban Transformation
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Our cities have historically been the centres of knowledge, with universities and colleges leading the way in innovation and research. This knowledge economy has borne fruits with global...
Urban Educations: K-12 in the Downtown Core
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The population living in many downtown cores has skyrocketed in the last couple decades, but it’s only recently that we have seen a large uptick in the number...
IBI Group Inc. Announces First Quarter 2016 Financial Results
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...capitalize on the international movement towards greater urbanization that has translated into growing demand for public and private investment in urban infrastructure projects,” said Scott Stewart, Chief Executive Officer, IBI...