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 the opportunity to attend an additional breakout session in the second round of Parallel urban thinkers sessions from 3:30pm – 4:30pm.

Resilience – Round 1

The ethical city uses trust at a community level as currency to create community cohesion, interdependence and empowerment to act and respond positively to shocks and stresses. Community resilience is crucial when disasters occur but the trust and connections that underpin this resilience are formed over time at the neighbourhood level during ‘peace’ times when shocks … Continue reading Resilience – Round 1