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Hot Topics - Introduction to Water Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD)

Tuesday 26th Oct 2010 9:00AM

National Gallery of Victoria
180 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000

If you are new to WSUD or have a limited knowledge of WSUD, this is the event for you.  You will gain an understanding of the environmental, social and regulatory drivers for WSUD.  Expert speakers will present valuable case studies highlighting WSUD as part of Integrated Urban Water Management, and the important role it has in developing water sensitive cities of the future. 

  • Would you or others in your organisation benefit from an overview of WSUD?
  • Do you manage staff working on WSUD and need a deeper understanding of the context?
  • Do you want to build a strong case to encourage your organisation to take up WSUD?

The day will include:

  • Keynote presentation from Associate Professor Tim Fletcher from Monash University
  • A range of case presentations from industry experts, local government practitioners and commercial developers
  • Facilitated discussion and information sharing
  • An opportunity to network with other participants engaged with WSUD
  • Arrival tea/coffee, morning tea and lunch

Audience:  Anyone managing, implementing or promoting WSUD uptake who requires an overview/introduction to the topic.  Managers, officers, Councillors, consultant property developers all welcome.