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Thursday, September 22, 2016
|7:30am – 8:30am||Breakfast (LAI/LEF Board Members and Chapter Presidents) at Le Germain Hotel|
|8:30am – 4:30pm||LAI Business Meetings at the Le Germain Hotel|
|1:00pm - 4:30pm||LEW Check In|
6:00 pm – 7:30pm
Presidents Reception at the offices of McCarthy Tetrault, Toronto-Dominion Centre
Friday, September 23
|8:45am – 10:30am||Breakfast at Le Germain Hotel
A series of short “LEW Talks” with Day 1 focusing on the growth and development of the Toronto Region and the extraordinary real estate boom of the last decade.
|11:00am – 12:00pm||Tour of the TIFF Bell Lightbox, home of the Toronto International Film Festival.|
|12:00pm – 1:30pm||Lunch on your own. Please review this restaurant guide.|
|2:00pm – 3:30pm||Tour of the Thorncliffe Park neighborhood with talks on its role as an “arrival city” for new immigrants and the “tower renewal” initiative.|
|4:00pm – 5:30pm||Architectural tour of the Aga Khan Museum including time to view its splendid collection.|
|6:00pm||Dinner at Diwan at the Aga Khan Museum. Persian-inspired cuisine directed by Mark McEwan, one of Canada’s best-known chefs.|
Saturday, September 24
|8:45am - 10:30am||A series of short “LEW Talks” with Day 2 focusing on specific development projects including the Toronto Waterfront and Ryerson University.|
|11:10am - 12:00pm||
A leisurely stroll from Le Germain Hotel to St. Lawrence Market. Attendees will be in small groups led by Simcoe Chapter members who will describe the many points of interest along the route.
|12:00pm - 1:00pm||
A look at St. Lawrence Market with talk on its long history. The talk will be over lunch, featuring the peameal bacon sandwich, a Toronto tradition.
|1:30pm - 2:30pm||
Tour Regent Park, the redevelopment of Canada’s largest public housing project into a mixed-income community.
|3:00pm - 4:00pm||
From a single vantage point in Corktown Common, talks on the Canary District redevelopment and Harbour East (a proposed 12 million sq. ft. central city office park).
|6:30pm - 10:00pm||Awards dinner at CN Tower Horizons Restaurant. Spectacular views included.|