You're invited to the this year's Vico Lecture!
Featuring Vaughan Mayor, Maurizio Bevilacqua - "Amore in the City: A purpose driven approach to public life"
With over 30 years of political experience, Vaughan Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua's stance on community improvement is as strong as ever.
At the 2019 Vico Lecture, the Mayor visits York University for a keynote presentation - explaining his purposeful approach as a public servant for one of Ontario's largest municipalities. Click here to register.
About Mayor Bevilacqua:
Mr. Bevilacqua is currently serving as Mayor of the City of Vaughan. He is presently the Chair of the Alectra Utilities Integration Committee, Vice Chair of York Region Rapid Transit Corporation, Chair of the Hospice Vaughan Capital Campaign as well as Co-Chair of the Mackenzie Health Foundation $250-million Exceptional Care Belongs Here Campaign. He is a member of the York Region Police Services Board, a member of the Global City Leaders Advisory Board for the World Council on City Data, as well as a member of the Advisory Council for the Post-Grad Certificate in Business Administration at York University's School of Continuing Studies. He is also a past Vice- Chair of VersaBank and past Chair of Powerstream Energy Services.
Mayor Bevilacqua holds the record for most votes ever received by a candidate in Canadian political history as well as most votes ever received by a municipal candidate in the history of the City of Vaughan. As a strong supporter of local charities and community groups, through his fundraising initiatives he has helped over 200 organizations continue to deliver their important services. He leads philanthropic campaigns of over $260 million, including Canada’s first smart hospital, Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital. His vision of Vaughan as a world class city has set new standards in city building and redefined the political landscape in Vaughan.