The Economic Club of Canada

The Economic Club of Canada

September 08, 2015 15:00 ET

Helping People Get the Housing They Can Afford: Presented by the Economic Club of Canada & the Federation of Rental Housing Providers of Ontario (FRPO)

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 8, 2015) - The Housing Supply Forum will bring together housing experts, policy makers and the not-for-profit sector to share solutions about how to increase the supply of new affordable housing in Ontario.

FRPO will welcome officials from the City of Vancouver to discuss their approach to the affordable housing challenge, and how such a model could be implemented in Ontario.

The Housing Supply Forum will focus on the success of Vancouver's Rental 100 program, and its goals to create 5,000 new rental units by 2021.

WHO: Panelists:
Geoff Meggs, Councillor, City of Vancouver
Muktar Latif, Chief Housing Officer, City of Vancouver
David Hutniak, President & CEO, LandlordBC
John Matheson, Partner, StrategyCorp
WHAT: Panel discussion: "Helping People Get the Housing They Can Afford"
WHEN: Wednesday, September 9, 2015
11:30 a.m. Guest/media registration begins
12:15 p.m. Panel discussion
1:30 p.m. Event concludes
WHERE: The Hilton Toronto
145 Richmond St. W.
Toronto, ON M5H 2L2
Toronto I Ballroom

Contact Information

  • To confirm attendance or for more information
    about the event, please contact:
    The Economic Club of Canada
    Kara Merpaw
    O: 416-306-0899 or M: 416-333-8795