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Sustainable Development Goals Climate Change and Cities: SYMPOSIUM

Organiser(s): Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning Topics Cross-sector partnerships | Evidence-based practice | Climate and the Environment | Economics | Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) | Urbanisation
2020-09-30 09:00:00 2020-10-02 17:00:00 Australia/Melbourne Sustainable Development Goals Climate Change and Cities: SYMPOSIUM The Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning (ABP) of The University of Melbourne, the Connected Cities Lab and partners Business Council for Sustainable Development Australia and Banksia Foundation present the inaugural Sustainable Development Goals, Climate Change and Cities Symposium, 30 September – 2 October 2020. Focused on the SDGs, the inaugural symposium offers participants and delegates, […] The University of Melbourne Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning [email protected] Calendar Register

The Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning (ABP) of The University of Melbourne, the Connected Cities Lab and partners Business Council for Sustainable Development Australia and Banksia Foundation present the inaugural Sustainable Development Goals, Climate Change and Cities Symposium, 30 September – 2 October 2020.

Focused on the SDGs, the inaugural symposium offers participants and delegates, to listen and engage with some of the world’s leading voices in urban sustainability and action on climate change, including case studies of responses to the COVID-19 pandemic. Featuring interactive workshop sessions, breakout rooms, and a number of keynotes and panelist experts in urban design architecture, sustainability and innovation.

The Symposium will cover two themes, Climate Change and Urban Planning and a dedicated stream to engage and learn from partner Cities participating in the SDGs Cities Challenge. The SDGs Cities Challenge is a collaborative project contributing to the implementation of key urban SDG targets and indicators, through new participatory action research.

This event is suitable for urban actors in government, practice, academia, civil society and industry – engaged in urban sustainability this event is for you.

Registration and Program details:

General admission: $30 AUD

Student admission: Free

Program can be viewed here

Register: here

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