New CityStudio network institution looks to make major impact in London, ON

July 19, 2019

London, Ontario has welcomed a new centre for civic innovation and city-campus collaboration into its fold. CityStudio London, led by Pillar Nonprofit Network in collaboration with the City of London, Western University, Fanshawe College, Huron University, King’s University College, and Bresica University College, is the eighth CityStudio to launch in Canada. A release states that CityStudio London will help increase the problem-solving capacity of city staff by leveraging the skills, knowledge, and creativity of post-secondary students and faculty in the city. Working together, students and staff will co-design experimental projects that contribute to key strategic goals and priorities in the city to advance sustainability, increase engagement, and make the city more liveable. City Studio (ON)