Webinar: Addressing the Global Housing Affordability Crisis


Toronto, 10 June 2024

All times in EDT

12:00 pm

Welcome from the Public Sector Network

12:05 am

Welcome from the Chair

12:15 pm


Considerations on the Global Housing Affordability Crisis: The Way Ahead for Government and Industry Leaders

The housing affordability crisis is a global issue affecting millions of individuals worldwide. With collaboration from Government, industry leaders and associations alike, there is a growing opportunity to leverage next-generation technologies and creative policy efforts to curb this challenge for millions globally.

  • Solution areas
  • Public policy, and public private partnership considerations
  • Necessary next steps

Mathieu Laberge, Senior Vice-President, Housing Economics and Insights, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
Zach Pendley, EY Canada Real Estate and Hospitality Transactions and Valuations Leader, EY Canada

12:30 pm

Panel Discussion

Partnering with Government to Drive Affordable Housing Policy Solutions

  • Efforts to modernize policies, real estate strategies, and public-private partnerships
  • Key strategies for policy implementation
  • Recommended policy solutions and strategies

John Hope Bryant, Chairman and CEO, Operation HOPE & Founder, Executive Chairman and Principal Partner, The Promise Homes Company
Mathieu Laberge, Senior Vice President, Housing Economics & Insights, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)
Justin Fishman, US Strategy and Transactions Market Segment Leader, EY Government & Public Sector practice

1:05 pm

Q&A with the Audience