URBANITY ’17 is pleased to announce the program for this year’s conference. The Urban Developer will convene Australian and international industry experts, policymakers, developers, entrepreneurs, decision-makers and more to help us explore this year’s theme: The Decade of Urban Disruption.
URBANITY ’17 is a conference for the creators and custodians of cities in the Asia Pacific, taking place in Brisbane on 28 - 29 September 2017.
Have a look at some of the topics and themes that will be discussed over the two days.
Ticket registrations are open. Early bird tickets are nearly sold out, be quick to ensure you don’t miss out.
How and Why Will Australian Cities Grow from 2015 to 2025?
Brian Haratsis - Founder and Executive Chairman, Macroplan
PEAK, PLATEAU OR PLUMMET
What's Next for Australia's Property Sector?
Nerida Conisbee - Chief Economist, REA Group
Next Generation Suburban Precincts Pushing the Decentralisation of Cities
What’s Next for the New Generation of Workplaces?
SERIOUSLY SMART CITIES
What is the Future of our Cities in the Age of Ubiquitous Technology?
BRISBANE’S GAME-CHANGING MEGA PROJECTS
Reimagining the Future of Brisbane: An Exploration of the Major Projects.
BEYOND THE FADS & HYPE
Smart Cities: Connecting People, Place and Technology
The Future of Mobility and Human Transportation.
THE ROBOTS ARE COMING
How Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Are Being Used to Disrupt Cities.
CITY DEALS - THE INSIDE WORD
Inside the Pioneering Townsville City Deals and What it Means for the Future.
NEXT GEN LIVING
The Social Architecture Behind the Next Generation of Residential Living.
DESIGNING THE FUTURE OF LIVING
An Exploration of Social and Architectural Perspectives on Global Co-Living.
THE UBERISATION OF HOUSING
Building the Case for Deliberative Development Models in Australia.
WHO KILLED THE DEVELOPER?
Case Studies Exploring the Co-operative Development Syndicate Model.
BRICK BY BRICK
Is Fractional Home Ownership the New Great Australian Dream?
BEING THE 'BURBERRY' OF CITIES
How User Experience is Going to Transform our Cities for the Next Generation.
SOCIOLOGY MEETS SOPHISTICATION
Design Lessons From the Big Apple and Beyond.
BUILDINGS OF THE FUTURE
How Design Technology Will Drive the Next Generation of Architecture.
TECTONIC SHIFTS IN CONSTRUCTION
What’s Next for the Way we Procure and Build?
In Conversation with Tim Gurner, GURNER™ and Paul Fridman, FRIDCORP
BUILDING AN EDIBLE FUTURE
Is the Future of Urban Food Production in Edible Architecture?
THE GROUNDS OF ALEXANDRIA
Building an Iconic Foodie Destination from the 'Ground' Up
WHAT’S ON THE MENU?
Inside the Latest Food-Based Retailing Trends
WHERE DO THE CHILDREN PLAY?
Designing Diverse Environments for Increased Play and Mobility of Kids.
WHAT’S ART GOT TO DO WITH IT?
The Benefit of Public Art from Across The Globe.
THE GREAT DEBATE
NIMBY v YIMBY
DAY 1 - BDA LUNCH
DAY 1 - NETWORKING DRINKS
Proudly sponsored by Hutchinson Builders
DAY 2 - 'THE ROAST LUNCH'
Hosted by The Betoota Advocate
SPECIAL GUEST TO BE ANNOUNCED THIS WEEK!