RMIT University’s Centre for Urban Research (CUR), in collaboration with SGS Economics & Planning, presents this public seminar on urban regeneration models. Keynote speaker Dr Marcus Spiller (SGS Economics and Planning; CUR Advisory Committee member) will reflect on a recent visit to the United States to examine government-sponsored urban development projects.  The event will also launch a new paper on this topic by Marcus Spiller and Daniel Khong (Waterfront Auckland).


Hon Bronwyn Pike, Chair – RMIT Centre for Urban Research Advisory Committee

Keynote presentation:      
Dr Marcus Spiller, Principal, SGS Environment and Planning

Gregory Anderson, Chief Executive Officer, Places Victoria
Cr Jackie Fristacky, Mayor, City of Yarra
Leanne Hodyl, Coordinator, City Plans and Policy, City of Melbourne
Rob Pradolin, General Manager, Residential (Victoria) Australand

Questions and discussion.

Image by Diego Cambiaso via Flickr/(CC BY-SA 2.0


Building 13 Level 3 Room 07 (cnr of Franklin and Russell Streets – entry from Russell Street) (map)


Tuesday, 5 August 2014, 4.00 – 5.30 pm