QUDAL City-Making SuperForum 17 July 2013, 9.00am – 6.30pm, QUT Gardens Point, Brisbane
Malcolm Snow, from Places Victoria will chair this whole day forum, billed as a showcase of exemplar urban design projects In Queensland. It includes sessions on: inner-city urbanism; transport and tod urbanism; regional city urbanism; and major events and uses; and joint plenary – QUDAL and ISUF. For details see www.udal.org.au/index.php/city-making-superforum
UrbanIxD Summer School 23 August – 1 September, Split, Croatia.
The UrbanIxD Summer School will be grounded in the emerging discipline of urban interaction design. The School will address the domain of technologically augmented, data-rich urban environments, with a particular emphasis on human activities, experiences and behaviours. For more information see www.urbanixd.eu
International urban design conference 9-11 September, Sydney
The conference ‘UrbanAgiNation’ urbanisation |agitation |imagination will examine the future density and infrastructure requirements of our cities. The conference will explore Liveability, Productivity, Affordability and Efficiency. For more information see www.urbandesignaustralia.com.au
Conference on walking and liveable communities 11-13 September Munich, Germany
The main topic is walking connects! For more information see www.walk21munich.com
European ‘cities of vision’ study tour 27 September – 5 October, 2013
The 2013 ‘European cities of vision’ study tour offers elected officials, planners and urban designers the opportunity to visit and learn in depth about two of Europe’s most liveable and sustainable cities – Freiburg and Strasbourg. Tours and talks are given by the planning leaders and staff responsible for these achievements. All sessions are conducted in English. Participation limited to 20. The program is available at www.livablecities.org/2013-study-tour-program Early registration rate available until 1 May.
ICTC 2013 Conference 16-18 October, Mandurah, Western Australia
The International Cities Town Centres and Communities (ICTC) 2013 Conference call for papers and speakers is now open – abstract submissions close Friday 19 April 2013. The theme is: Dynamic Cities – Vibrant, Liveable and Innovative. For more information see www.ictcsociety.org