Connect and Create the Future of Urban Design

International Urban Design Conference
13-16 November 2019
Hobart, TAS

Work together to create cities equipped for environmental, economic and social change.

Urban design is open to a world of imagination – but in order to bring projects to life, there needs to be a connection between those who create the plans, and those who approve them.

Be inspired by international experts in urban design, make the right connections to put your projects into action and discover the innovations set to advance global urban design at the 2019 International Urban Design Conference.

With renowned keynote speakers, industry presenters, workshops, panel discussions and networking opportunities, this is the perfect space to share ideas, collaborate and discover the projects revolutionising the urban design industry.

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Why Attend the 2019 International Urban Design Conference?

Meet international experts in urban design, planning, construction and development

Connect with a wide network of urban design professionals

Stay up to date with the latest industry policies and procedures

Share ideas, experiences and research

Enjoy post-conference tours to experience Tasmanian food, architecture and natural surrounds

Are you aware of the future direction of urban design?

Without the opportunity to share research, experiences and future plans, the quality of urban living is at risk of major disruption, failed projects and poor future planning.

The International Urban Design Conference is a space designed for urban design professionals.

Hear from experts in urban design, planning, construction and development. Stay up to date with the latest industry practices. Connect with fellow professionals from all facets of urban design.


Together, we will build a creative, cohesive and advanced urban design industry.

Keynote Speakers

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Menzies Institute for Medical Research, UTAS

RAIA, MPIA, AILA, Environment Commissioner, Greater Sydney Commission (NSW), Adjunct Professor, UNSW Built Environment

Principal Advisor Urban Design, Urban Design Team, Christchurch City Council

President, International Dark Sky Association Tasmania Inc

Founder and CEO,  Old Ways, New

Lord Mayor Councillor, City of Hobart


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Discover the keynote speakers, industry presenters, networking functions and tour options on the agenda for the 2019 International Urban Design Conference.

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