Conversation Series - ReActivate

  • RMIT University - Design Hub Cnr Swanston & Victoria Streets Melbourne, 3001 Australia

How can we ReActivate cities for alternative futures?

This forum aims to initially reflect on the first stage of the research and then projecting forward with key issues which formulate the focus for the next stage of the project This conference introduces how current practices are addressing the issue of transiting for cities and regional centres through three key areas:

Transiting Cities: ReActivating Through Creative Economies

Transiting Cities: ReGenerating The Urban Landscape

Transiting Cities: Reskilling The Community and Urban Landscape


Level 3, Lecture Theater

Design Hub, Building 100, RMIT University

Cnr. Swanston & Victoria Streets

Melbourne, 3000

Speakers Include

Rosalea Monacella - Co-Drector - OUTR / A/Prof. Landscape Architecture - School Of Architecture + Design - RMIT University

Fleur WatsonCurator - Design Hub - RMIT University

Rob RobsonManagerWest Gippsland Art Centre  

Marcus WestburyFounder - Renew Australia - Renew Newcastle

John CalabroDesign/Director - The View From Here / Founder Made in Gippsland

Craig DouglasCo-Drector - OUTR / Senior Lecturer - School Of Architecture + Design - RMIT University

Enda CrossinProgram Director - Life Cycle Assessment - Centre For Design - RMIT University

Prof. Michael BuxtonGlobal, Urban and Social StudiesRMIT University

Kim IronsSenior Advisor, Urban Design + Architecture - The Office of the Victorian Government Architect

Peter BrewDirector - Architects Branch 

Prof. Peter FairbrotherCentre for Sustainable Organisations and Work - RMIT University

Jackson Long - Team Leader - GIPPS Tafe

Julia AgostinoManager Regional Partnerships - Latrobe City Council