Join Dr. Mike Moffatt, economist with the Smart Prosperity Institute, and Windsor policy makers for this event on 4 August.
Come out for a fun and engaging evening on Maiden Lane to collaborate on what our rapid population growth and housing price inflation mean for the Windsor community and how we should respond.
The Windsor Law Centre for Cities is a proud sponsor of this event.
In addition to Dr. Moffatt, the conversation will feature:
Lori Atkinson, Regional Manager at Libro Credit Union. Lori oversees Libro operations in Windsor-Essex. Libro is committed to growing prosperity in Southwestern Ontario and makes significant contributions to the local community through initiatives like the Growing Prosperity Fund. Lori also serves on local boards and committees in a volunteer capacity.
Rino Bortolin, Windsor Ward 3 City Councillor. Councillor Bortolin advocated for the CIP focused on intensifying residential building in Downtown Windsor and has a keen interest in housing policy.
Eric Hill, ED of Can Am Urban Native Homes of Windsor which provides social and affordable housing and housing support for Indigenous people. Eric is a current member of the board of the Ontario Non Profit Housing Association.
Ami Patel, CFO of Windsor Essex Community Housing Corporation and past Chair of Ontario Non Profit Housing Association. CHC is currently building the first new community housing in decades at Meadowbrook in East Windsor and building it to the Passive House standard for sustainable construction and operation.
Huge Vega, Regional Manager of Settlement Services for the YMCA of Southwestern Ontario where he oversees programs to assist immigrants and refugees in London, Sarnia and Windsor. He is the project manager for WE Value, a technology and assessment innovation project to create asset-based effective integration for newcomers to Canada.
Munro Strategic Perspective and Parallel 42 Systems are the event sponsors, with support from Workforce Windsor-Essex, the Downtown Windsor BIA and the Windsor Law Centre for Cities.
Seating for this event is on the patios of Maiden Lane Wine & Spirits and A Dog’s Breakfast. Tables seat 4 or 6. Tickets purchased in blocks of 4 or more will be seated together. A drink and a light snack are included in the ticket price.