Understanding Ontario’s Housing Affordability Challenge: A Big Data Evaluation

Event Details:
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 – 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Ryerson University – Sears Atrium, 3rd Fl. – 240 Church St., Toronto ON

The Canadian Centre for Economic Analysis (CANCEA) has examined the complex demand and supply factors affecting housing affordability. Led by Mr. Paul Smetanin, the CANCEA team’s ground-breaking “big data” housing analysis examines the multiple forces working together to influence the housing market. Their agent-based research framework more broadly identifies and connects the high-profile and the lesser known factors affecting housing affordability.

8:00am – Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00am – Presentation by Mr. Paul Smetanin, CANCEA
10:30am – Panel Discussion on Housing Affordability
12:00pm – Networking Lunch
12:30pm – Mayors Panel on Housing Affordability
2:00pm – Event concludes