Along with 14 other new Canadian firms, PUBLIC was invited to exhibit work in a national ideas forum at the 2015 RAIC Festival of Architecture in Calgary. Our proposal focused on the role of water in shaping Calgary's future. The world’s water resources are shifting. In our lifetimes we will see dramatic changes occur at both the global and local scale. How we approach our built environment and the design of our cities will determine the impact these changes have on the way we live.