Public Presentations

Meet the Sudbury 2050 Finalists

Join us on November 23 and 24th to review the public presentations by the finalists of the Sudbury 2050 Urban Design Ideas Competition.

Student Category

Monday, November 23, 2020, 5-7 pm EST

Teams Presenting

All presentations are 10 minutes each, with 10 minutes for discussion.

Team #0351
Collective City (Canada)

Team #0452
Green Railway: Connecting People (Romania)

Team #1478
Urban Constellation: Sudbury, a dreaming city / Constellation urbaine : Sudbury, rêver la ville (France)

Team #4245
Bold & Beautiful (Singapore/Thailand/Hong Kong)

Team #5213
Re-Stiched (Canada)


Lisa Rochon, author, journalist and Director of Citylab, Toronto, Canada

Jury Guests

Marianne McKenna, Partner, KPMB Architects, Toronto
Dee Dee Taylor, Eustace Founder, Taylor Hannah Architect, Toronto
Bruce Mau, Bruce Mau Studio; Co-Founder, Massive Change Network, Chicago
Geoff McCausland, Greater Sudbury Councillor, and Musician, Sudbury

Community Guests

Jeff MacIntyre, Marketing Consultant; Business Improvement Area (BIA), Sudbury
Dr. Peter Beckett, Laurentian University, Sudbury
Debbi Nicholson, President and CEO, Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce, Sudbury

Open Category

Tuesday, November 24, 2020, 5-8 pm EST

Teams Presenting

All presentations are 10 minutes each, with 10 minutes for discussion.

Team #0322
Sève (Canada)

Team #0582
Rewilding (Canada)

Team # 1116
Alimentary Urbanism / Urbanisme alimentaire (Canada)

Team #3478
Pollinating Sudbury (USA)

Team #3802
Northern Traction (Canada)

Team #4665
The Woods Fellowship (Canada)

Team #6943
Sudbury Center: Growing the Forest City (USA)

Team #8341
Ma-sh-ki-ki-ke: a story of healing, pour nous et pour la terre (Canada)


Steve Paikin, LU Chancellor, journalist and Host of The Agenda (TVO), Toronto, Canada

Jury Guests

Shannon Bassett, McEwen School of Architecture, Sudbury
Jason McLennan, CEO, McLennan Design; the Living Building Challenge, Bainbridge Island
Cheryl McEwen, Make My Day Foods Inc.; McEwen International Advisory Board, Toronto
Dr. David Fortin, Director, McEwen School of Architecture (MSoA), Sudbury]

Community Guests

Dennis Castellan, Architect; Northern Ont. Assoc. of Architects (NOSA), Sudbury
Kati McCartney, President FROSKR, Sudbury
Wendy Watson, Director of Communications, Greater Sudbury Utilities (GSU), Sudbury