Melbourne Forum – Practice of the future: Where is practice going?

Start Date: 12 Nov 2014 - 06:00PM

End Date: 12 Nov 2014 - 06:00PM

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Above image: Axonometric detail of the new Melbourne Design School building, showing the combination of the ceiling, studio and connecting staircases, together with the existing facade extruded into the interior. As profiled in AR 135 Elements.

When: Wednesday, 12 November 2014 - 6:00pm

Where: Melbourne School of Design. Register here.

The next Melbourne Forum event - Practice of the future: Where is practice going? - will take place at the new Melbourne School of Design building on Wednesday 12 November at 6pm.

Melbourne Forum is a series of free public talks, bringing together leaders in sustainability research and practice, with the aim of increasing the development and refurbishment of commercial buildings in Victoria to achieve greater levels of sustainable performance.

Presenters include Dr. Dominique Hes (ABP), Meyer Eidelson (author, entertainer and social commentator), Nick Adams (Arup), and Eli Court (Climate Works Australia).

During the forum, Dominique Hes will launch her new book Designing for Hope: contributive practices for a thriving future, co-written with Chrisna du Plessis.

The forum and book launch will be followed by networking and refreshments.

The 2014 - 2015 Melbourne Forum partners are Melbourne School of Design - University of Melbourne, City of Melbourne, AIRAH, Sustainability Victoria and City West Water.