Placemaking is more than just creating better public spaces – it’s about drawing together expert practitioners and citizens to collectively shape and transform Australian regions and cities.
The movement is gaining momentum here in Australia but there’s still plenty to learn, with an abundance of emerging frameworks and design processes to untangle – and who better to learn from but the best in placemaking, planning and urban renewal?
Enter Expotrade's brand new event, the inaugural Australian Placemaking Summit.
Private and public architects, placemakers, urban planners, developers, engineers, contractors, policy-makers, building managers, you’re all invited to attend this exclusive two-day summit held on the 11th & 12th November in Melbourne!
Attend and obtain:
+ Exclusive insights from 35+ local and international experts.
+ Important connections to further your projects – the best of the
+ A deep understanding of achieving commercially successful yet community
and people driven placemaking.
What Exactly Is Placemaking, Anyway
The term placemaking has become a popular buzzword in recent years but what
does it actually mean?
Placemaking is a multi-faceted approach to the planning, design and management
of public spaces.
The inaugural Summit will explore the ins and outs of placemaking, unpacking:
+ How we realise the true value of placemaking.
+ Adopting a placemaking focus at the outset.
+ How to get stronger financial returns and focus on the commercial
benefits of placemaking.
2020 Topic Highlights:
x Setting the Pace for Placemaking in Australia
x Illustrating San Francisco’s Unique Expressions of Placemaking
x Placemaking Strategy for the Sydney Fish market and the Quay Quarter Tower
x Placemaking – A New Zealand Perspective
x Placemaking in Fishermans Bend – Opportunities and Challenges
x Place Management for City of Parramatta
x Placemaking After Dark
x Taking a Place-Focused Approach to Maximise the Benefits of New Transport
Infrastructure across Sydney
x Indigenous Placemaking and the Built Environment
x Honeysuckle Placemaking Project
Get involved in this exclusive Summit today and engage with delegates across industries
Profile of Attendees
"Cultures and climates differ all over the world, but people are the same.
They’ll gather in public if you give them a good place to do it."
- Jan Gehl
Expotrade Australia Pty Ltd
Suite 1, Level 1, 2 Brandon Park Drive
Wheelers Hill VIC 3150 Australia