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GETTING AROUND MELBOURNE: TRANSPORT VISIONS FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE

Posted in Events by Ferne Edwards on November 13th, 2008

Future Leaders and Melbourne Conversations invite you to join us at BMW Edge on 19 November at 6.00pm

How will we manage new technology, transport infrastructure, planning, congestion, location disadvantage, development of transport corridors, and the social & environmental impact of future transport decisions?

Time: Wednesday 19 November, 6pm to 7.30pm: entry from 5.30pm
Where: BMW Edge, Federation Square, Cnr. Flinders & Swanston Streets, Melbourne
Cost: FREE ENTRY

Speakers (alphabetical order)
PROFESSOR ROB ADAMS – Director, Design & Urban Environment, City of Melbourne
DR JAGO DODSON – Senior Research Fellow, Urban Research Program, Griffith University, Brisbane
PROFESSOR NICHOLAS LOW – Director, Australasian Centre for Governance and Management of Urban Transport, University of Melbourne.
PROFESSOR WILLIAM J MITCHELL – Director MIT Design Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MS CATH SMITH – CEO, Victorian Council of Social Service, Melbourne
Moderator: MR PETER MARES – Journalist and Broadcaster ABC Radio National “The National Interest”

Future Leaders in partnership with Melbourne Conversations is presenting this event. Melbourne Conversations is the City of Melbourne’s program of free talks.