A snapshot of some of the events we have hosted.
14 March 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
In this free seminar, David Holmgren will be discussing how permaculture perspectives and practices can be used to retrofit the suburbs for a resilient future.
18 December 2017 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
The concept of Soft Spaces and examples from cities in Europe by Prof Joerg Knieling
12 December 2017 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
This event will bring together key stakeholders in a discussion about ways to maximise the social benefits of public housing renewal.
28 November 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
A/Prof Peter Christoff will deliver this Climate Conversations seminar
20 November 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Join Prof Tim Flannery as he unpacks the climate impacts that our cities face and the inspiring solutions for cities step up to face these environmental challenges.
20 October 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
The launch of Dr Samuel Alexander’s new book challenging consumerism, the growth economy, and postmodern relationships to technology.
21 March 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
In this Climate Conversations seminar, Prof Tom Pedersen will examine the British Columbia's carbon tax.
16 February 2017 - 5:45pm
Where have all the science and environment reporters gone? How do you get your sustainability story into the news?
9 February 2017 - 4:00pm
In this lecture, Prof Wouter Poortinga will present the behavioural and attitudinal effects of plastic bag charge in the UK.
8 February 2017 - 5:00pm
This forum looks at how urban biodiversity can play a key role in strengthening cities’ resilience to a changing climate, economy, and society.
29 November 2016 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
This lecture will provide recommendations for urban and transport planners to implement and improve the health of urban populations.
26 September 2016 - 5:30pm
This seminar will help participants understand and join in the public debate about the operation and maintenance of Melbourne’s rail system.
18 August 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
In this seminar we will give an update of controversy over the concept's geological status...
3 August 2016 - 11:00am
Dr Lissner will show the discernible differences between the two warming levels and the tropical regions that will bear the brunt of impacts.
5 July 2016 - 5:30pm
World-leading sociologist, Bruno Latour visits Melbourne to speak on the New Climatic Regime...
18 May 2016 - 6:00pm
In this lecture, Sheila Jasanoff will question the meaning of the mandate to ‘think globally and act locally'...
13 April 2016 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
The seminar with Dr. Whetton will describe the scientific basis for the projections and sumarise key aspects of the projected future climate...
11 April 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Listen to legal advisor Damon Jones discuss what happened behind the scenes at Paris COP21 and the implications for vulnerable states...
9 March 2016 - 6:15pm
How prepared is our city to responding to climate change? Have your say...
26 February 2016 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Hear from early career researchers who will present their research and its application for shaping vibrant urban centres...
25 February 2016 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Prof Jan Rotmans, leader in Sustainability Transitions from Erasmus University in Rotterdam...
12 November 2015 - 6:00pm
Have your say in this Melbourne Conversations free public discussion...
4 November 2015 - 6:00pm to 5 November 2015 - 6:00pm
How could we create the conditions for Australian government participation and leadership on urban issues?
22 October 2015 - 9:00am to 23 October 2015 - 1:00pm
A symposium to share knowledge and ideas about energy transition...
6 October 2015 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Boris Frankel discusses the difficult challenges posed by recognising the larger political aspects of sustainability...
8 September 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
A seminar by Sir David King, UK’s special representative for climate change
1 September 2015 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Population experts are using spacial data to understand how the Victorian the population is changing and how this will affect us...
23 June 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Be part of this Global Launch of the Lancet Commissions' 2015 Report on Climate Change and Health
22 June 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Rear Admiral Neil Morisetti will launch the Centre for Policy Development’s report examining climate change and Australia’s national security...