CONTRACT RESEARCH OPPORTUNITY - Remote Work – Urban Panacea or Curse? Purpose
12 September 2023
Time and money saved by not commuting leave many questioning the need to return to dedicated workplaces while others lament the impact of continued remote work on the vibrancy of our downtowns, health of downtown economies and real estate, and negative impacts on company productivity, employee development and the social fabric of our communities. [...] The report should summarize the work undertaken, findings from the literature review and interviews and recommendations; • Presentation of report at an ICE Committee meeting for internal discussion; and • Participation in a report launch event beyond the completion of the report. [...] The successful applicant(s) should be available for the launch event of the report beyond completion of the report. [...] About the ICE Committee The ICE Committee was established in 1997 by officials in the Government of Canada, the Province of Ontario, and the City of Toronto. [...] The purpose of the committee is to coordinate the economic and labour force development activities of the three governments (and the various departments and ministries within each government) in Toronto.