International Metropolis Conference Plenary speakers

June 24 to 28, 2019

The Promise of Migration

Inclusion, Economic Growth and Global Cooperation

Keith Neuman, PH.D.

Executive Director

Environics Institute


Keith Neuman is the Executive Director of the Environics Institute, a non-profit research organization founded in 2006 to promote public opinion and social research on important issues of public policy and social change in Canada. The Institute sees public opinion research as a valuable lens that enables organizations and citizens to better understand their own diverse and evolving society. Keith has conducted ground breaking studies on a range of topics, including immigration, multiculturalism, race relations, governance, international affairs, and social capital.

Previously Keith held senior positions with leading survey research firms in Canada. He holds a Ph.D. in Social Ecology, and is a frequent media commentator on social trends and public opinion.