IPAM presents Saskia Sassen

The City, today and tomorrow and redefining Citizenship Sunday, May 30, 4:30-6:30 School of Community and Public Affairs Concordia University, 2149 MacKay (just below Sherbooke) Bus: #24, Metro: Guy-Concordia. IPAM is pleased to present Saskia Sassen as the first speaker in its newly-launched public lectures series.  In her lecture, Professor Sassen will speak about the changing articulation of […]

Open letter posted in the Montreal Gazette on November 17th, 2009

Monday, November 16th 2009 IPAM: Towards a credible model of development for Montreal The economic, social and ecological challenges to urban development require an open-minded and forward-looking dialogue accessible to all sectors of Montréal society. For these reasons, we have founded the Institut de politiques alternatives de Montréal (IPAM), a non-partisan, think tank made up […]

Press Review, October 15, 2009

Revue de presse_15 oct 2009 Une exposition universelle est une idée du 19e siècle (Phyllis Lambert), par André Duchesne, La Presse, 14 octobre 2009 Montréal en déficit de leadership, selon Phyllis Lambert, par Jean-Michel Nahas, Rue Frontenac, 15 octobre 2009 With great power comes great sustainability, par Emilio Comay del Junco, McGill Daily, 19 octobre […]

Launch of the Institut de politiques alternatives de Montréal

A think tank is created to shed light on urban planning and development policy in Montréal. Montréal, 14 October 2009 — Phyllis Lambert, architect, Founding Director and Chair of the Board of Trustees of the CCA, Dimitri Roussopoulos, founder of the Montréal Urban Ecology Centre, and Dinu Bumbaru, Policy Director of Héritage Montréal, announced today […]