Programme

Click here for a PDF version of the final programme. The Campus was organised into three Urban Thinkers Sessions (interactive workshops) as presented below.

8:30am – 12:00pm – Keynotes and Panel Discussion

Participants included: Martin Bean CBE   Vice Chancellor, RMIT University Tim Costello AO   CEO, World Vision International Professor Ralph Horne   Director, UN Global Compact – Cities Programme Robert Doyle   Lord Mayor, City of Melbourne Mayor Steve Chadwick   Mayor, City of Rotorua Martin Thomas   CEO, Habitat for Humanity Australia John Watson   Cities Editor, The Conversation Toby … Continue reading 8:30am – 12:00pm – Keynotes and Panel Discussion

1:00pm – 3:00pm – Round 1 Parallel Urban Thinkers Sessions

The first round of parallel urban thinkers sessions were open to all. These sessions were a space to feed the debate on key issues participants want to raise in order to contribute to a new urban paradigm. Themes addressed in the urban thinkers sessions feed into the main theme of the Melbourne Urban Thinkers Campus: Ethical Cities. Participants had … Continue reading 1:00pm – 3:00pm – Round 1 Parallel Urban Thinkers Sessions

3:30pm – 4:30pm – Round 2 Parallel Urban Thinkers Sessions

The second round of parallel urban thinkers sessions provided an opportunity to build upon and refine ideas, discussions and solutions generated in the first round of urban thinkers sessions. They also provided participants with the opportunity to engage in more than one thematic area. These sessions were a space to feed the debate on key issues participants want … Continue reading 3:30pm – 4:30pm – Round 2 Parallel Urban Thinkers Sessions