Antonio Gómez-Palacio Speaker Page

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 is frequently sought after for keynote presentations, expert panels, workshops, and guest commentaries to lead conversations on how the design of the built environment can contribute to community wellbeing.

Antonio inspires public and private sector leaders to leverage the power of cities and communities towards achieving meaningful impact through various speaking topics: housing affordability, city livability, climate adaptation, social equity, community wellbeing, heritage, transit, urbanism, and sustainability.

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The Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ Annual Conference and Trade Show, June 2019

I believe how we build our cities, communities, buildings, can be part of the solution. It’s through dialogue that meaningful understanding is generated and takes root.

—Antonio Gómez-Palacio, DIALOG Chair