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Event Reminder – Sustainable Cities Round Table – Mobility – RSVP by 12 March

Posted in Events, Models, Movements, Policies, Research by Ferne Edwards on March 6th, 2008

The Sustainable Cities Round Table on mobility to be held on Monday 17 March is looking better and better…. RSVP at the latest by the 12 March to attend the free function. The Sustainable Cities Round Tables showcase local environmental initiatives and encourage networking for people working in urban sustainability issues across the government, academic, industry and community sectors. The theme for the next event is ‘mobility’ – which includes looking at innovative new ways of sustainable transport, travel, movement and connection.

Dynamic speakers on topic of mobility include:
Daniel Epstein, Conservo Biofuel service station
Dr John Grant, walkable cities expert
Bruce Herbes, 3D maps for pedestrians
David Fewchuk, Aurora solar cars
Bill Bretherton, Human Powered Cycles
Stephen Ingrouille, ultra light rail and hovercrafts
Dianne Moy and Kathleen Turner, VEIL, connecting quarter schools
Paul McKay from Cyclovia; and
Marie Watt, artist both exhibiting and presenting her artwork about traffic

Presented bySustainableMelbourne.com and the Victorian Eco-Innovation Lab.

Sustainable Cities Round Table
Monday 17 March
6 – 8:30pm (including drinks)
Yasuko Hiroaka Room, Sidney Myer Asia Centre, the University of Melbourne
RSVP ESSENTIAL – email fedwards @unimelb.edu.au by 12 March

Attendees are also welcome to bring along promotional materials of their sustainability initiatives.

The Sidney Myer Asia Centre is located on Swanston Street at the University of Melbourne Parkville campus. For a map of the campus click here. Please forward this invitation to others who be interested in attending.

'extend that light rail line !' by Mr. phelps

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