Griffith Business School
Sustainable Communities and the Built Environment
Date: Thursday 19 Jun 2008
Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Venue: Function Room @ the Ship Inn
South Bank, QLD, 4101
Part of the Griffith Business School's 2008 Sustainability Series this seminar will feature Sean Rooney, Director, Sustainable Communities Initiative, CSIRO. The world in which we live is changing rapidly. The current and looming impact of climate change on the way we live, how we interact in our communities and the buildings we occupy - both for work and for life - are topics of increasing interest and rising concern. Local councils, public, private and civil society sectors need to work together to develop and deliver enterprising solutions to sustainability challenges.
The seminar will feature a panel of experts featuring: Brian Stewart – CEO & General Counsel, Urban Development Institute of Australia; Tony Fry, Sustainability in Design consultant and Adjunct Professor College of Art; and Peter Napier, Ipswich City Council, Integrated Risk Management Coordinator, Finance and Corporate Services, Ipswich City Council.
Ms Lisa Cotterell
(07) 3735 4146