1 November, 2018

Information Architecture

Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Screen Shot 2018 10 14 At 8.54.49 Am

About

Living Closer Together Symposium | Assemble Papers

This symposium analyses what an open city would look like, taking into consideration how cities build equity, livelihood and diversity. It also takes into consideration how cities can grow to be socially and environmentally good.

Assemble Papers’ #10 edition, ‘Housing’, included an intersectional analysis of the way cities are experienced influced by design and planning. This symposium will follow up with some of those ideas.

See full program below for details.

Drinks and light refreshments will follow the symposium, with guest and local DJ Annaliese Redlich of Neon Sunset at Triple R, joining.

Date and time: Saturday 20 October 2018, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm AEDT

Location: MPavilion, Saint Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia

Cost: $22.81

Register here.

Program

Panel 1: New Pathways to Affordable Housing / 10.00am – 11.30am

Speakers
Andy Fergus (City of Melbourne, Nightingale)
Ben Keck (Assemble, Fieldwork)
Dr. Andrea Sharam (RMIT University)
Dave Martin (The Sociable Weaver)

Moderator
Jana Perković

Panel 2: What Makes A Good Apartment Building? / 11.45am – 1.15pm

Speakers
Mitra Anderson Oliver (senior advisor to Victoria’s Planning Minister)
Quino Holland (Assemble, Fieldwork)
Monique Woodward (WOWOWA Architecture)
Katherine Sundermann (MGS Architects)

Moderator
Vlad Doudakliev

Panel 3: What Would an Open City Look Like? / 2.00pm – 3.30pm

Speakers
Sarah Lynn Rees (Palawa/Plangermaireener, IADV, MPavilion, JCB Architects)
Jane Caught (Sibling)
Bree Trevena (Arup)

Moderator
Eugenia Lim

Panel 4: Music Makes Cities / 3.45pm – 5.15pm

Speakers
Andrea Baker (Monash University)
Bec Hornsby (Triple R FM)
Helen Marcou (Bakehouse)
+more to be announced

Moderator
Cat McGauran

 

 

Connect

Instagram

Our Favourites

Sign Up for News & Deals