Event Videos

Videos of the SFU City Conversations event on October 15, 2015. The public conversation shared ideas about the relationship between politics and planning in the City of Vancouver, and about the challenges ahead for the new director of planning to follow the retirement of Brian Jackson at the end of 2016.


Politics and Planning: Vancouver’s next planning director

Part 1: Introduction

Remarks by Michael Alexander, Director, SFU City Conversations

Part 2: Presentations

Comments by Marguerite Ford, former City of Vancouver councillor, 1976-1986

Comments by Peter Ladner, former City of Vancouver councillor, 2002-2008

Comments by Frances Bula, Vancouver urban affairs journalist

Part 3: Audience Discussion

Q&A between audience members and presenters


Full Video (uncut)

Full-length video of event


Transcripts