Antonio is an informative and engaging speaker, internationally recognized for transforming cities into vibrant urban places that respond to their social, economic, and environmental context. He's frequently sought-after for keynote presentations, expert panels, workshops, and guest commentaries. Learn more about Antonio's past and present engagements below.

If you would like to have Antonio speak or facilitate a workshop at your conference or event please contact him at agp@dialogdesign.ca.

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2021

2020

  • SPUR/Jack London Workshop – Applying the Community Wellbeing Framework to the 880 Underpass – February 21, 2020
  • University of Manitoba, Faculty of Architecture – Community Wellbeing: An emerging framework for architecture, planning, design and engineering – March 3, 2020
  • Urban Transit Infrastructure Forum TOD panel, Moderator – April 2020 – Canceled or postponed due to Covid-19
  • BUILD Banff Spring Conference, Community Wellbeing: A Framework for the Built Environment, Presenter – April 2020 – Canceled or postponed due to Covid-19
  • CMHC – Rethinking Rental, Opening Panel Discussion – April 2020 – Canceled or postponed due to Covid-19
  • ULI Spring 2020 Tour, Co-Chair – May 2020 – Canceled or postponed due to Covid-19
  • OAA Annual Conference: Shifting Paradigms – Community Wellbeing Framework – May 27-29, 2020 – Canceled or postponed due to Covid-19
  • Canada Health Infoway - Virtual Speaker Series - June 19, 2020
  • ULI Toronto - Industry Stakeholder Webinar - Consultation - June 24, 2020
  • Government of Newfoundland and Labrador - Webinar - Regaining Movementum - September 10, 2020
  • Wellbeing Cities Forum, Community Wellbeing Framework, Presenter – September 15, 2020 - To be conducted virtually due to Covid-19 
  • SPUR - Digital Symposium - Ideas + Action 2020: Public Space - October 5-9, 2020
  • Conscious Cities Festival - Shaping an Equitable Toronto - October 22, 2020
  • RAIC Conference – Designing for Community Wellbeing – October 28-19, 2020 – cancelled due to Covid-19

2019

2018

  • Queen’s University – School of Urban and Regional Planning: Lecture on Community Wellbeing Framework  – February 27, 2018
  • Healthcare Infrastructure Summit –  Community Wellbeing Framework Key Note presentation  – April 13, 2018
  • ULI –  Breakfast Session: The Community Wellbeing Framework  – May 9, 2018
  • Making Cities Livable Conference on Healthy 10-Minute Neighborhoods – Community Wellbeing: Towards a New Framework of Design – May 14-18, 2018
  • OAA 2018 – Bold by Design: Community Wellbeing: Towards a New Framework  – May 23, 2018
  • CITE 2018 – Sustainable Urban Integration: Transit as City-building  – June 5, 2018
  • Automated Vehicles 2018: Sustainable Urban and Rural Transitions – June 6, 2018
  • Conference Board of Canada – Promoting Healthy Active Living Through Supportive Environments – The Community Wellbeing Framework – June 11, 2018
  • Conference Board of Canada Roundtable on Shared Mobility – Community Wellbeing: A New Framework for Understanding Transportation  – June 14, 2018
  • Achieving Excellence Together – It takes a (Health Care) Village: Creating an Integrated Community and Hospital Master Plan – June 20, 2018
  • IDC National Conference – Design Symposium – September 17, 2018
  • Walk/Bike/Places Urban Sustainability – Community Wellbeing – a framework for planning and design – September 18, 2018
  • OPPI Symposium – Community Wellbeing – a framework for planning and design – October 12, 2018
  • OPPI Symposium – Laurentian University Campus Master Plan – October 13, 2018
  • Walk21 Bogota – Community Wellbeing – a framework for planning and design – October 16, 2018
  • Thinking About Infrastructure 2018 and Beyond – Setting the Foundations – October 24, 2018
  • API Conference – Community Wellbeing – a framework for planning and design – October 26, 2018

2017

  • RAIC/OAA Festival of Architecture 2017: From Vision to Details: the making of a University District – May 25, 2017
  • RAIC/OAA Festival of Architecture 2017: Innovation in Canadian Urbanism – May 24, 2017
  • City Debate #10: Follow Vienna, subsidize more housing – May 17, 2017
  • Automated Vehicles 2017: Planning the Next Disruptive Technology  – (Moderator) Building Out the Vision: Focus on Municipalities – April 19, 2017
  • York University: Markham Centre – Building the Vision for a Human Scale Campus – June 30, 2017
  • INFIN Canada – Smart Cities, Smart Infrastructure – Opportunity for the Infrastructure Investor? – September 13, 2017
  • World Design Summit 2017: Community Wellbeing: Towards a New Framework for Design Professions – September 19, 2017
  • The Walrus Health Leadership Roundtable – November 1, 2017
  • The Council for Healthy Living: Moving Ahead: Healthy Active Living Across the Lifespan – November 6, 2017
  • Dtalks: Let’s talk about…TOD – December 4, 2017

2016

  • Ryerson University: Sustainable Neighborhoods Discussion – November 15, 2016
  • Sustainable Mobility Summit: Sustainable Development, Walking the (Walk) Talk – Walking the (Walk) Talk – October 26, 2016
  • Heritage Canada Conference: Heritage Conservation Districts as a Component of Good Planning – October 21, 2016
  • ERAPPA 2016 Annual Conference: Future-proofing Your Campus, 4 Trends and Lessons Learned – October 16 to 19, 2016
  • Rail-Volution Conference: Autonomous Vehicles: The Future of Transit and Cities?  –  October 11, 2016
  • Cana Data Conference: The Importance of Infrastructure and the Exchange Rate Impact on Design Professionals – Sept 22, 2016
  • SBE16 Toronto: A Framework for Community Resilience Planning, the Moncton story – September 20, 2016
  • Queens University – 10 things they don’t teach you at planning school –  September 19, 2016
  • CUTA Conference: Canadian Urban Transit Association. Transforming Cities Through Transit, An Integrated Approach to Design – May 16, 2016
  • 2016 OAA Conference: Architecture Matters: Shaping the Environment. The Design Review Panel – Making Architecture Matter More? – May 12, 2016
  • Ryerson’s City Building Institute: Driverless Cars and City Building – May 12, 2016
  • Conference Board of Canada Conference: Automated Vehicles: Planning the Next Disruptive Technology. Panel discussion: AVs and urban form: regional planning and urban infrastructure implications – April 19, 2016
  • RAIC College of Fellows Southern Ontario Chapter: Annual Dinner Speaker. Transit Urbanism: (trans)forming cities?  – March 10, 2016

2015

  • 5th Annual Summit on Public Consultation & Engagement – “Non-Traditional Public Consultation Techniques & Social Media” – December 1 & 2, 2015
  • TSA Urban Affairs Forum – Designing Toronto’s Parks – Moderator – November 12, 2015
  • ULI Toronto Symposium – “Driverless City” – November 3, 2015
  • Rail-Volution 2015 – “Integrating Health, Livable Communities & Transit: A How-To Discussion” – October 27, 2015
  • Council for Canadian Urbanism 7th Summit – Moderator of Young Urbanists’ Panel – October 16, 2015
  • 2015 RAIC Festival of Architecture – “West Campus: Lessons in Transformative City-Building” – June 2015
  • THRIVE 2015 CIP/SPPI Annual Conference – “Urban Vibrancy: Delivering On An Elusive Goal” – June 2015
  • OPPI Oak Ridges District 5th Annual Summer Solstice Event – “Global City Planning” – June 17, 2015
  • GTSWG, Switching Tracks: Towards transit equity in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area, Moderator – May 31, 2015
  • TSA Urban Affairs Forum, Moderator – “Toronto Island Airport: Expansion Design Considerations” – May 28, 2015
  • TSA Healthy Cities Forum, Moderator – April 21, 2015

2014

  • Downtown Winnipeg Public Forum – Transit Oriented Development – November 2014
  • University of Toronto – Lecture on Urban Design and Resilient Communities Framework – November 2014
  • University of Manitoba – Coming to a Common Place: Indigenous Peoples and Urban Design – November 2014
  • OPPI Symposium – “Beyond Mobility:  Corridor Planning for the Bigger Picture” – October 2014
  • Alberta Association of Architects 2014 Professional Development Day – “Urban Vibrancy” – October 2014
  • Rail-Volution 2014 – “Beyond Mobility:  Corridor Planning for the Bigger Picture” – September 2014
  • 10th World Congress on Design + Health, Healthy Cities 2030 Pre-Congress Symposium Panel Member – July 2014
  • CIP/API Conference 2014 – ‘People Matter in Transit Area Design’ Presentation + Panel Member – July 2014
  • 6th Annual Transforming + Revitalizing Downtowns Summit 2014 – Conference Chair – June 2014
  • 51st International Making Cities Livable 2014 – ‘Urban Vibrancy’ Presentation + Submission of paper for publication – June 2014
  • Ontario Heritage Planners Network Meeting 2014 – “Contemporary Design in Heritage Conservation Districts’ Presentation – May 2014
  • Alberta Sustainable Building Symposium 2014 – ‘Planning for Sustainability at University of Calgary’s West Campus’ Presentation with John Lyons – May 2014
  • ULI 2014 Conference – ‘A Model for Building Healthy Places’ Panel Member + ‘Urban Wellness’ Presentation – April 2014
  • Sandford Fleming Forum 2014 – ‘Planning Resilient Communities’ Panel Member + Presenter – April 2014
  • BOMA 2014 Conference – Presenter – March 2014
  • Canadian Urban Institute 2014 – ‘Global Suburbanism’ Panel Member – February 2014
  • CAPS 2014 Conference – ‘Regional Planning’ Panel Member + ‘Transit Urbanism’ Presenter – February 2014

2013

  • CityAge – The Innovation City – Presenter – October 2013
  • ACT Canada Sustainable Mobility Summit – Keynote Speaker – October 2013
  • CanaData Construction Industry Forecasts Conference – Presenter – September 2013 (VIDEO)
  • A Suburban Revolution? – City Institute at York University – Panelist – September 2013
  • Canadian Urban Transit Association Annual Conference – Keynote Speaker – June 2013
  • 5th Annual Transforming & Revitalizing Downtown Summit – Conference Chair + Presenter – June 2013
  • TCAT Complete Streets Forum – Plenary Moderator – May 2013
  • CityAge – The Modern Metropolis – Presenter – May 2013 (VIDEO)
  • The Agenda with Steve Paikin – Toronto Island Airport Dilemma Panelist – April 2013 (VIDEO)

2012

  • CIP / APPI 2012 Conference – Presenter – October 2012
  • IIDEX Canada 2012 Conference – Speaker – September 2012
  • RAIC Festival of Architecture 2012 – Session Presenter – June 2012
  • 4th Annual Transforming & Revitalizing Downtown Summit – Panelist – June 2012
  • Planning Institute of BC 2012 Conference – Presenter – May 2012
  • TCAT Complete Streets Forum – Presenter – April 2012

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