Today we're pleased to announce further details on 'Guiding Melbourne's Urban Growth' - a free event presented by Urban Melbourne and held as part of Melbourne Knowledge Week 2013.
On Friday 1st of November from 6:30pm a panel of five speakers will be giving their thoughts and insight in answer to the following:
Sarah Backhouse - CEO of prefabAUS www.prefabaus.org.au
William McDougall - Transport Planner/Principal at Sinclair Knight Merz www.globalskm.com
Adam Borowski - Development Manager at Small Giants www.smallgiants.com.au
John Carfi - CEO Residential at Mirvac Group www.mirvac.com
Laurence Dragomir - Urban Designer and Urban Melbourne writer
Laurence will provide a synopsis of Fishermans Bend, and as part of his talk will present the only available renders with all planning applications to date included, plus a few other surprises. A preliminary low resolution sneak peek is seen below
Each speaker will give a 10 minute presentation and following the presentations an audience Q&A session will be held.
The venue is the Village Roadshow Theatrette at the State Library of Victoria. Entrance is from La Trobe Street entrance 3 (not the main entrance fronting Swanston Street) - click here to see a map of entrances.
Guiding Melbourne's Urban Growth is a free, but ticketed event - to attend, simply click the link below, book and print your ticket and present it upon entry. Doors open at 6:20pm and we anticipate finishing the Q&A session at 8:15pm
* Please print out your ticket and bring it with you on the night - we will not be admitting anyone without a valid ticket.
If you can't make it or the session is all booked out by the time you read this - never fear! Our video partners IMAGEination will be filming the entire event and we'll publish the videos in the following week.
As always, enjoy!