Vancouver will be replicated all over the world

Larry Beasly : Urban planner
Vancouver Downtown plan created by Larry Beasly and revealed in 1991 is characterized by the the high-rise residential and multi-use buildings combined with the vast public spaces.
Indeed, this plan has been regarded as highly successful. Although there has also been some criticism, Vancouver has become a model for a cities such as Toronto, Dallas, San Diego, Shanghai, Abu Dhabi, Melbourne and others.

Vancouverism is Everywhere, Monu Magazine, 2012