This is rather exciting!
Vancouver Public Space Network is launching an open design ideas competition entitled "Where is the Square?: Imagining a Public Square for Vancouver: The Grandest Gathering Space". As part of this there is a launch event and a series of three more talks as well.
Launch Event with Cornelia Oberlander, Lance Berelowitz, Bing Thom
Alice MacKay Room
Vancouver Public Library 350 West Georgia
Competition design brief will be relesed in October.
Click here for background info.