Melbourne Conversations brought together industry thought-leaders from around the globe to discuss the crucial topics that will contribute to the way our city emerges from this crisis and allow us to plan for a stronger and more resilient Melbourne.
We recently invited our community to join the discussion where you’ll have the opportunity to speak directly with the industry thought-leaders on each of the issues below.
City of the Future 1 virtual event was on Saturday 4 July from 3pm to 5pm.
Watch: City of the future 1
Topics and speakers
How might we support changing urban land use, infrastructure and space needs?
Creative Director at Gehl
Executive Director, NAVA. Deputy Chair, Contemporary Arts Precincts. Honorary Associate Professor, RMIT School of Art
City of Melbourne Disability Advisory Group
How might we understand the implications of systems change and what it might mean for governments and democracy?
Centre for Public Impact, Australia and New Zealand, a BCG Foundation
Lee Shang Lun
Creative Director, PlayReactive
Head of Mission Oriented Innovation Network at UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose
Senior Head, UK Portfolio at The National Lottery Community Fund
How might we maintain and develop a focus on community cohesion, mental health and identity?
Human Rights Expert and Urban Development Scholar
Chief Executive Officer of Arts Centre Melbourne
Professor of Law and Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor of Indigenous Education and Engagement at RMIT University