The 9th International Urban Design Conference will be held at Hyatt Canberra from Monday 7 November to Wednesday 9 November 2016. Wednesday 9 being optional tours.
There are a limited number of scholarships available to attend conference; the following individuals are eligible to apply for a conference scholarship:
- Full Time Students
- International Delegates
Applications for scholarships must be submitted by COB Friday 7 October 2016 HERE.
The conference program includes 9 keynote presenters, 80 stream and forum presenters, an Expert Panel discussion, along with two optional walking tours. Early Bird registration for the Conference will closes today, Monday 26 September 2016; registration by this date will secure you a $100 discount.
2016 Program Topics Include:
- How to make a city smart?
- Sustainability in a smart city
- Urban design innovation for smart cities
- City Infrastructure
- Urban design opportunities in high density living areas
- Mixing up residential and commercial uses in inner cities
- Population change and livability
- Housing affordability
- Financing city development
- What future for car dependent cities like Canberra?
- Politics and city form: lessons learnt from the City of Canberra, and other Australian cities
For more information on the 9th International Urban Design Conference this November please visit the conference website.