The 2011 Interdisciplinary Design Lab Lecture Series. This year the series addresses the challenges facing Sydney as a great global city, from handling garbage and transport to the new urbanism, innovation, sustainability and the new digital city.

Topic/Speakers include:

9/8 A City in Crisis, Tom Barker

16/8 Garbage and the City, Kerryn Caulfield

23/8 Transport and the City, Michelle Zeibots

30/8 The Digital City, Pete Williams

6/9 Towards a New Urbanism, Michelle Cramer

13/9 The Innovative City, Terry Cutler

4/10 The Sustainable City, Darren Bilsborough

10/11 The City Debate, co-chaired by Tom Barker and Anthony Burke, featuring a panel of speakers including: Spike Boydell, Steve Driscoll, Warren Gardiner, Gerard Reinmuth, John Tsoukas, Lawrence Wallen

Download the pdf of the complete program details: 7 sydneys talks flyer


Talks are free and open to the public. No need to book, just come along.

Time: 5:00pm, various dates, see above.

Venue: Building 2 (access via the main tower), Level 3, Room 2, UTS, Broadway

Venue (The City Debate only):  Tower Building 1, Level 4, Room 6, UTS, Broadway