Get Approval to Attend

By attending the International Urban Design Conference you can build on your skills and knowledge through an educational program and the opportunity to network with industry experts, find new ways to demonstrate your value as well as be a more effective influencer.

If you need to gain approval to attend, follow these guidelines to gain support from your supervisor.

4 Easy Steps


Review the speakers – Check out the invited keynote speakers and the thought leaders you will be learning from. You have the opportunity to attend each session and use the dedicated networking hours to meet, share and learn from industry peers and leaders to find solutions to your biggest challenges and identify new opportunities for growth. All sessions are recorded and you have the opportunity to benefit from the full program not only the sessions that you attend. This important conference has run for 11 years.


Save money – Book and pay before 13 September 2019 and save $100 on the ticket price. A discount on accommodation rooms will be available at the event venue. Take advantage of coffee breaks, drinks reception and lunches to help cut costs of eating out.


Complete the request letter and submit to your supervisor. This letter will help you demonstrate why you should attend the 12th International Urban Design Conference in Hobart.


Report your learnings – Commit to a post-event briefing with your team or senior management to highlight what you’ve learnt and what can be implemented to your organisation. Speaker presentation slides and podcast recordings will be made available wherever possible.