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[Melb] Festival of Ideas: Climate / Culture Change 15-20/6

edited June 2009 in events
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<p>A small selection follows - go to the website to see more or to book (free):</p>
<h2>tuesday 16 june

Climate Change and Australia: Trauma or Transformation?</h2>

Carrillo Gantner Theatre, basement Sidney Myer Asia Centre</p>

<i><b>SOLD OUT</b></i></p>
<p><strong>Keynote</strong>: The Responsive City: Urban Change in a Time of Climate Change</p>

<a href="">Professor Tom Kvan</a>, Dean of Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, University of Melbourne</p>

<a href="">John Denton</a>, Architect, Denton Corker Marshall</p>
<h2>Urban and Suburban Responses to Climate Change</h2>
<h2>wednesday 17 june</h2>
<p><b>10.00am -12.00noon

Carrillo Gantner Theatre, basement Sidney Myer Asia Centre</b></p>

<p><strong>The Architect and the Art of Architecture: Victims or Heroes of Climate Change?</strong></p>
<li>Can architecture re-tool itself as a discipline and shape the clean, green, responsible environment?</li>
<li>Do the imperatives of climate change spell the end of of an architecture individuality and expression?</li>

<a href="">Professor Rob Adams</a>, Director Design and Urban Environment, City of Melbourne

<a href="">Dr Gregory Burgess</a>, Principal of Gregory Burgess Architects

<a href="">Mr Ian McDougal</a>, Principal, Ashton Raggatt McDougall

<a href="">Professor Tom Kvan</a>, University of Melbourne</p>

<a href="">Ms Shelley Penn</a>, Associate Victorian Government Architect</p>
<h4>1.30pm – 3.00pm

Carrillo Gantner Theatre, basement Sidney Myer Asia Centre</h4>

<p><strong>The Suburb Redeemed and the End of the Quarter Acre Dream</strong></p>
<li>How do we create in the suburbs centres of interest, excellence and exchange?</li>
<li>How do we make them productive?</li>
<li>How do we give them a touch of 'urbanity'?</li>

<a href="">Associate Professor, Andrew May</a>, School of Historical Studies, University of Melbourne

<a href="">Dr Peter Christoff</a>, Vice President of the Australian Conservation Foundation and coordinator environmental Studies, Melbourne School of Land and Environment at the University of Melbourne

<a href="">Professor Philip Goad</a>, Director of the Melbourne School of Design, University of Melbourne</p>

<a href="">Professor Lee Godden</a>, Director of the Centre for Resources, Energy and Environmental Law, University of Melbourne</p>
<p>tags: [Melbourne] [Australia]</p>
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