A vision for living in a sustainable future


Many scholars believe that painting a vision of a sustainable future will move more people to action on climate change than conveying grim facts. How can we change our infrastructure and our housing to cope with extreme weather and other effects of climate change? What changes will affect the location of where we live? What are the top three changes that we can make now to our society and built environment to have this vision become reality?

Jun 12, 2019 10:30 AM — 12:00 PM
Montréal, Quebec

David Wachsmuth joins McGill’s VP Research and Innovation Martha Crago, Dean of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences Anja Geitmann, and two other McGill professors to discuss the challenges and possibilities of urban life in a sustainable future.

David Wachsmuth
Canada Research Chair in Urban Governance

My research interests include urban governance, local sustainability, and the impact of short-term rentals on housing markets.