Title: Planning consultant
— Bio —
Luis Rodriguez is a housing and urban planning consultant and author, a Member of the Royal Architecture Institute of Canada and a former senior researcher with Policy and Research at Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) in Ottawa. He had a highly distinguished career at CMHC, is highly recognized in Canada and abroad for his excellent work and unique expertise and innovation in seniors housing, community planning and research, and has often spoken on Canada’s behalf at national and international housing events. He has travelled extensively in Australia, Europe and North America and is currently examining Canada’s socio-demographic and economic trends and the potential implications for housing and communities.
Luis is the author of Pedestrian-Only Shopping Streets Make Communities More Livable, The Rise of Women's Role in Society: Impacts on Housing and Communities, Making Our Communities More Liveable: Examples from Germany and Scandinavia, and Making Our Communities More Liveable: A Tale of Five Canadian Cities