Monthly Archives: February 2012

Digital Democracy Chat with Chris Quigley, Delib

When: Thursday, 1 March 2012 from 2:30 to 4:00pm Where: Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre, Room 1600 (main floor), 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC Register: How are digital tools being used to connect more people more directly to … Continue reading

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Dematerialization: Transitioning to an Economy without Waste

An invitation for Metro Vancouver’s upcoming Future of the Region Sustainability Dialogues on the topic of Dematerialization: Transitioning to an Economy without Waste. This dialogue series gets underway in a little over a week and features two international guests – … Continue reading

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Vancouver Public Space Network Idea Slam

The Vancouver Public Space Network is here to preserve and celebrate public space as an essential part of a vibrant, inclusive city. The VPSN, founded in 2006 has working groups promoting creative, community-friendly urban design, fostering public dialogue and democratic … Continue reading

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Vancouver’s Greenest Action Plan: A Carbon Talks Dialogue

Vancouver’s Greenest Action Plan: a Carbon Talks dialogue Join us on February 29 for a lively Carbon Talks brown-bag lunch dialogue on the formal launch of Vancouver’s Greenest Action Plan with Vancouver’s Deputy City Manager, Sadhu Johnston. Sadhu Johnston will … Continue reading

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Facilitate a “Philosopher’s Cafe” during June 17 Car Free Days

Alumni of the Semester in Dialogue are invited to facilitate a “Philosopher’s Café” style event during Car Free Days on June 17. Note that alumni volunteers will be responsible for independently coordinating their session with Car Free Day organizers. Please … Continue reading

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Stories of Compassion Student & Alumni Challenge Deadline Extended to Feb. 24

Stories of Compassion Student and Alumni Challenge Deadline extended to Feb 24–Win $100 and an opportunity to see Karen Armstrong  Students and alumni of the SFU Semester in Dialogue are among those invited to participate in the “Stories of Compassion … Continue reading

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