Associates take a day to ElevateDIALOG

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Our studios are still abuzz following our first ElevateDIALOG event! Last month, the associates across all of our studios worked together on an initiative designed to foster collaboration and encourage the development of innovative ideas. Sounds vague, maybe, but that was

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Associates take a day to ElevateDIALOG

Our studios are still abuzz following our first ElevateDIALOG event! Last month, the associates across all of our studios worked together on an initiative designed to foster collaboration and encourage the development of innovative ideas. Sounds vague, maybe, but that was

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DIALOG is opening our first U.S. studio!

We think great design has no borders. We aren’t expanding just for the sake of expanding. We’re growing in a mindful, sustainable way in order to pursue the great work we’re truly passionate about. Opening a studio in the U.S.

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Designer Watch – Simone Ferkul

  Toronto’s dreary winter is punctuated every January with the bright and shiny Toronto Design Offsite Festival (TO DO) which brings design interventions to the public throughout the city. A highlight of this year’s event was the Umbra + TO DO

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One Designer, Two Wheels, and Multiple Thoughts on Urban Infrastructure

  DIALOG Interior Designer Olga Haliuk had an “Aha” moment a few years back that caused her to embrace cycling as her go-to form of transportation. “Frustrated after a long commute one day, I spent an afternoon at the office searching Kijiji,

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DIALOG’s Urbanist Team

DIALOG’s Urbanist team meets every year to discuss the issues most relevant to their practice. In this first video, the group attempts to define “What is Urbanism and what is the responsibility of an Urbanist?” The Urbanist Team is comprised

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Top of Toronto: DIALOG Makes Prestigious Employers List

It’s pretty cool to see DIALOG represented on this list of Toronto’s Top Employers. This is yet another sign that this great Canadian design company’s Toronto studio continues to grow and make its mark in Canada’s biggest city and most

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Between Buildings, Bridges, and Bikes, We Might Just Change the World

Last year, DIALOG architect Graeme Hackett died suddenly of brain cancer. He was just 33 years old. As one of our partners noted the day of his funeral, ‘Graeme was just getting started’. Just 6 months later, DIALOG technologist Dieter

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Ride to Conquer Cancer: A Bicycle Battle Cry

Last year, DIALOG architect Graeme Hackett died suddenly of brain cancer. He was just 33 years old. As one of our partners noted the day of his funeral, ‘Graeme was just getting started’. Just 6 months later, DIALOG technologist Dieter

No architects or engineers were injured or killed during the filming of this video.

Calgary’s TELUS Spark: The Art and Science of Fun

Learn more about the innovative approach our Architects and Engineers used to design Calgary’s TELUS Spark Science Centre. *No architects were injured or killed during the filming of this video.

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There’s Magic at Play: DIALOG Supports the Boys & Girls Club of Canada

This holiday season, DIALOG is supporting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada in their mission to provide a safe, supportive place where children and youth can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships and develop confidence and skills for life. The

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Holidays are just a little different here

At DIALOG we do the holidays just a little different. And while we appreciate a traditional holiday card, we find that they don’t quite capture exactly who we are and how we feel about the season. Reenacting scenes from Jerry

The Royal Canadian Navy Monument continues to draw praise for inspired design.

The Royal Canadian Navy Monument

The Royal Canadian Navy Monument was designed by artist Al McWilliams and DIALOG architects Joost Bakker and Bruce Haden.

Royal Alberta Museum breaks ground in Downtown Edmonton

DIALOG one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for the third consecutive year

This morning The Globe and Mail published Canada’s Top 100 Employers, recognizing DIALOG – the only multi-disciplinary building, planning, and design firm on the list – for the third consecutive year. “The award signifies DIALOG’s commitment to creating a unique

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Jim Anderon presenting $35,000 to Udai Srinivasan, Senior Development Officer, CAMH

8th annual DIALOG Charity Golf Tournament for mental health and addiction

On Friday, May 23rd, DIALOG’s Toronto Studio hosted the 8th annual DIALOG Charity Golf Tournament in support of The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), one of Canada’s foremost teaching and research facilities in its field. 120 clients, consultants,

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Studio Star: DIALOG Edmonton a sandbox for design talent

Some of the best jobs and career opportunities in Canada are available in Edmonton, Alberta. As one of the fastest growing cities in the country, Edmonton is home to some of the largest, most significant architecture and engineering projects in

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Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2014: DIALOG again touted as a top spot for talent

DIALOG was named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2014 today in the Globe and Mail. It’s the second year straight the firm’s been honoured with a spot on the exclusive list judged by Mediacorp. “With more than 3,000

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Cutting carbon, growing economies: DIALOG’s Carbon Action Plan (Infographic)

As a firm committed to doing its part to combat climate change, DIALOG’s Carbon Action Plan (further info below) outlines a strategy which, among other things, has saved an entire forest in New Brunswick and helped support economic growth in

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Design fit: DIALOGers stay healthy at work

Look out Anderson Silva! Our architects, engineers, and interior designers have their hearts in the game. Literally. Check out how DIALOGers stay fit (and tough) at work.

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DIALOG duels HootSuite for social media honours

Whoa! DIALOG was recently announced as a finalist for the West Coast Media Awards in the Social Workplace category. The award program is part of the largest gathering of social media experts in Canada. The other finalist in the category

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DIALOG named top-100 employer

Officially, DIALOG is a great place to work. We’ve been listed by the Globe and Mail as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. With over 3,250 companies vying for this award we’re obviously pleased to have been recognized, however, we see it

Accessible Customer Service Plan

Purpose DIALOG is committed to providing accessible customer service to all of our clients, in agreement with our values as well as AODA legislation. Policy In accordance with Ontario Regulation 429/07, DIALOG will ensure all current and new employees; including

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@dialogdesign 1 month ago
As an #urbanist, I stand in awe of everything that happens between one city and the next. Sunrise along the #prairies. #nofilter #DIALOG

@dialogdesign 1 month ago
Is #transit on the path to encounter...: ...untold riches? or ...fairy tale monsters? #DIALOG

@dialogdesign 1 month ago
Engaging stakeholders, #CarltonUniversity students get the perspective of the development industry to inform #RailDeckPark designs. https://www.dialogdesign.ca/open-dialog/carleton-studio-dialog/ #DIALOG #instarepost20

@dialogdesign 1 month ago
#Airports have emerged as key #civic buildings in our era. Nice job @dialogdesign ! If I am to wait, glad it's beautiful. #DIALOG #yyc #instarepost20

@dialogdesign 1 month ago
‪#OpenSpaces improve your #wellbeing. So do social interactions. #Publicrealm in #cities is the intersection of both.‬ ‪https://www.citylab.com/navigator/2017/03/the-transformative-power-of-spending-time-outside/518481/?utm_source=SFTwitter‬ #DIALOG #instarepost20

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We shape the world through the stories we tell. ~ @maartenhajer #ElectricCities #DIALOG https://t.co/nmPWvG2MYy

@aurbanist
5 days ago

#Airports have emerged as key #civic buildings in our era. Nice job @DIALOG ! If I am to wait, glad it's beautiful. #DIALOG #yyc

@aurbanist
1 month ago

RT @AlbertaVenture: @DIALOG Jim Anderson opens up shop in San Francisco https://t.co/0hOg3CxoIF #Dialog #Verbatim https://t.co/w0EywiwxnV

@susanspeaks2
2 months ago

Want to reduce the energy used by buildings? Make cities denser. https://t.co/9MMANqu4j1 @voxdotcom #DIALOG

@ttruyens
2 months ago

Stepping up #YEG's river valley access with the FUNicular! #yegfunicular #dialog #exploreedmonton https://t.co/is6MlkJ9hO

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3 months ago

Here's just one reason #DIALOG is proud to support @BreakfastCanada #forthekids #BreakfastClubCanada - find more at… https://t.co/XDk6Rdqdre

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4 months ago

Here's just one reason #DIALOG is proud to support @BreakfastCanada #forthekids #BreakfastClubCanada - find more at… https://t.co/MvnhjGIU1p

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4 months ago

@DIALOG structural team at #GeorgeThird Measuring the Shipyards project steel sections #Dialog @georgethird1 https://t.co/HWLpuVpCOU

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4 months ago

Here's just one reason #DIALOG is proud to support @BreakfastCanada #forthekids #BreakfastClubCanada - find more at… https://t.co/7amxNTw9Tp

@DIALOG
4 months ago

If you are in #Brandon tomorrow, join the @BrandonUni #campusplan conversation: https://t.co/sLdAfzzGyZ #DIALOG

@aurbanist
5 months ago