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Veronika Bylicki


Veronika is an engagement innovator, community builder and sustainability strategist. She is the Co-Founder and Co-Director of CityHive, a not-for-profit on a mission to transform the way that young people are engaged in civic processes, in particular planning and decision making. A lifelong Vancouverite, she is passionate about creating more sustainable, liveable cities and amplifying the meaningful engagement of citizens, particularly youth, in addressing urban challenges.

Veronika completed her BSc in Global Resource Systems at UBC, with a specialization in Urban Sustainability & Environmental Policy. She's worked in participatory planning, environmental assessment and sustainability engagement. She was awarded as a Top 25 Under 25 Environmentalist in Canada in 2015, has delivered a TEDxYouth talk on Urban Sustainability, was a RADIUS Fellow and serves on the Vancouver City Planning Commission and Board of CityStudio Vancouver. Veronika is a potluck enthusiast and can often be found zipping around the city on her bike.

My Speakers Sessions

Wednesday, September 18

6:00pm PDT