urbandesign blocks

16 – 18 November 2015

Brisbane, Queensland

" Empowering Change: Transformative Innovations and Projects "

Keynote Speakers

  • The Hon. Ms Jacklyn (Jackie) Trad (Invited)
    Deputy Premier, Minister for Transport, Minister for Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning and Minister for Trade
  • Ms Penelope Coombes (Invited) 
    The People for Places and Spaces, NSW
  • Prof Jason Pomeroy (Invited) 
    Founding Principal, Pomeroy Studio, Singapore
  • Mr Paul Scott (Invited)
    Make Architects, London, UK 
  • Professor Will Steffen (Invited)
    Executive Director, ANU Climate Change Institute, ACT 

The conference committee would like to thank our 2014 keynote speakers.

Mr Ludo Campbell-Reid, Design Champion, Manager Environmental Strategy & Policy, Auckland Council, New Zealand

Mr Robert Caulfield, Architect, Caulfield Krivanek Architects Pty Ltd, VIC

Professor Rachel Davey, Professor of Health Research, University of Canberra

Mr Ben Hewett, South Australian Government Architect and Executive Director of the Office for Design and Architecture SA (ODASA)

Professor Graeme Hugo, ARC Australian Professorial Fellow, University of Adelaide, SA

Dr Christine Satchell, Senior Research Fellow, Urban Informatics Research Lab, Queensland University of Technology, QLD

Mr Malcolm Snow, Chief Executive, National Capital Authority, ACT

Dr Marcus Spiller, Economist and Planner, SGS Economics & Planning, VIC

Ms Caroline Stalker, Director, Architectus, Adjunct Professor, School of Design, Creative Industries, QUT