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Toronto of the Future
June 26 - June 30
Leading players in real estate and architecture will present the second biennial edition of Toronto of the Future®, a unique display of ideas for commercial, industrial and residential developments and urban infrastructure and transportation projects that will shape Canada’s most dynamic city in the years to come.
Toronto of the Future® is a free exhibit of major architectural concepts to be held from June to 26 to 30, 2017 at MetroCentre / Metro Hall (55 John St.). The event is co-hosted in collaboration with the City of Toronto and Oxford Properties Group. The first biennial edition of the event was held in the same venue in June 2015 and was a resounding success.
This not-to-be missed event will feature groundbreaking 3D scale models, illustrations, renderings and virtual presentations from top architects, contractors, developers and government agencies, including the City Planning Division of the City of Toronto. The displays will include various projects under construction, approved, planned or envisioned, but all will inspire the conversation of the evolution of a great city. Key stakeholders from the private and public sectors will be brought together to demonstrate to the public and media their leadership in contributing to the evolution of Toronto.
Thousands of visitors are expected to tour the showcase, in addition to the many people who pass through Metro Hall / MetroCentre every day.
Jennifer Keesmaat, Chief Planner, City Planning Division of the City of Toronto, co-host of the exhibition, declares: “Toronto is a leading city in the Western Hemisphere with respect to the unprecedented scale of urbanization, redevelopment and renewal we see today. We expect this trend of rapid change to continue and as a result we need to continue to push our thinking with respect to what the city could become. As a result, the timing is excellent to present TORONTO OF THE FUTURE”.
OPENING HOURS OF THE EXHIBITION (open to the public, free of charge)
Monday June 26, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday June 27, 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Wednesday June 28, 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Thursday June 29, 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Friday June 30, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm