We are pleased to present the inaugural Public Space Design Forum taking place at the Radisson Blu Plaza Sydney on 22 November 2019.
The forum will provide a platform for discussion on policy and strategic planning for the design of new and existing public spaces. The agenda will feature a mix of policy driven sessions, interactive panel discussions and examples of best practice initiatives through a variety of case studies.
Key topics to be addressed include:
- Policy priorities for unlocking public space potential
- Planning livable cities
- Project pipelines
- Collaboration between public and private sectors
- Designing for safety, accessibility and inclusivity
- Data-driven urban planning
- Best practice for community-focused urban design activities
- Innovation in urban design – doing more with less
CALL FOR PAPERS
The call for papers is now open and we are calling for expressions of interest in speaking at the Public Space Design Forum 2019.
If you or your organisation has an example of a successful public space design project that you wish to share with our audience, please get in touch with the Conference Director, Vanessa Maniatis.
Group Deputy Secretary, Place Design and Public Spaces, NSW Department of Planning and Environment
Acting Government Architect, Government Architect NSW
Associate Director of Policy & Research, Infrastructure Australia
The Goods Line Project Lead Designer & Studio Director, ASPECT
Professor Roberta Ryan
Director, Institute for Public Policy & Governance UTS
Architect, Hayball Architects
Project Officer Social Outcomes, City of Parramatta Council
Design Director Urban and Principal, ARUP Australasia
Canopy Coordinator, Environmental Health and Building, Sutherland Shire
Director, Timothy Williams Architects
Chair, Cities and Infrastructure Task Group, Australian Sustainable Built Environment Council & Head of Public Affairs & Membership, GBCA
Lead Social Planner, Blacktown City Council