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Smart Urban Futures Conferences

The coronavirus pandemic has shaken up our lives. Some changes will be temporary, others are here to stay. How can we build communities that will be successful and resilient, ready for ongoing challenges, where everyone has the chance to participate and thrive?

This online conference will provide both inspiration and practical pathways for delivering smart urban futures, no matter how large or small the community.

Presentations are available on this page for the following events:

Visit the main Future of Local Government presentations page for other related conferences.


2021 Smart Urban Futures Conference

Presentations from the 2021 Smart Urban Futures Conference.

Conference program

Day 1

Transport and Planning in a time of Climate Change

Building Successful Centres in the Suburb

Day 1 conference recordings

Day 1 - Part 1 Day 1 - Part 2 Day 1 - Part 3

Day 2

Equity in Public Space

Planning for Safer Streets

Case Study for Safer Streets

Day 2 conference recordings

Day 2 - Part 1 Day 2 - Part 2 Day 2 - Part 3

Day 3

Building healthy Cities

Panel Discussion – Building Back Better

Day 3 conference recordings

Day 3 - Part 1 Day 3 - Part 2 Day 3 - Part 3

2019 Smart Urban Futures Conference

The Smart Urban Futures Conference was held in March every year, and examines how to design communities to meet the challenges of the 21st century.

Information presented at this event is available below in the form of presentations and videos.

Presentations

Day 1

Day 2

Videos

Day 1. Altona Beach Precinct: Summer Trial 2018-19 - Kylie Sullivan, Hobsons Bay City Council

Day 1. Safer Cities For All. "Walk Like A Woman" - Susanne Legena, CEO, Plan International Australia

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2018 Smart Urban Futures Conference

Information presented at this event is available below in the form of presentations and a link to a video.

Presentations

Day 1

Day 2

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2017 Smart Urban Futures Conference

Information presented at this event is available below in the form of presentations and a video.

Presentations

Video

The Bunda Street Shared Zone, Canberra

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2016 Smart Urban Futures Conference

Information presented at this event is available below in the form of presentations.

Presentations

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2015 Smart Urban Futures Conference

The 2015 Smart Urban Futures Conference was held in March 2015.

Information presented at this event is available below in the form of presentations and videos.

Presentations

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2014 Smart Urban Futures Conference

The 2014 Smart Urban Futures Conference was held in March 2014.

Information presented at the event is available below in the form of presentations and videos.

Presentations

Videos

Ensuring Portland is a liveable and healthy city

TED: New York's streets? Not so mean anymore

New York City streets metamorphosis

NACTO's Designing cities 2012 conference