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The 3rd City: International Festival of Landscape Architecture
13 October 2017 @ 8:00 am - 14 October 2017 @ 5:00 pm$599 - $799
The 3rd City is the future city, a postulation to be mapped, tested and debated. The 2017 International Festival of Landscape Architecture welcomes you into the 3rd City, to explore its dimensions and imagine its landscape potential. The 3rd City will take us beyond post-industrial urbanisation to ask what is necessary and what is possible for future cities, their people, their ecologies, their territories and spaces. Join us in Sydney for a two day journey through the 3rd City, where a mix of keynote speakers and short presentations will challenge us to engage with the diverse facets of the emergent 3rd City.
This year’s line-up showcases a lively and engaging range of speakers, with the Festival Creative Directorate committed to delivering a program that challenges us to engage with the diverse facets of the emergent 3rd City. Speakers include:
Dr Pierre Bélanger, Harvard Graduate School of Design
Prof Hillary Brown, City College of New York
Prof Jeff Hou, University of Washington
Mia Lehrer, MIA LEHRER + ASSOCIATES
Prof Nina-Marie Lister, PLANDFORM
Jan van der Grift, Bureau Plano
Adam Beck, Smart Cities Council Australia New Zealand
Dr Julian Bolleter, Australian Urban Design Research Centre
Prof Rob Roggema, University of Technology Sydney
Melissa Cate Christ, transverse studio
Roderick Simpson, Greater Sydney Commission
Prof James Weirick, UNSW Built Environment
Anne-Marie Pisani, Parks Victoria
Jon Hazelwood, HASSELL
Fiona Robbé, Architects of Arcadia
Tim O’Loan, AECOM
Dr Libby Gallagher, Gallagher Studio
Prof Margaret Somerville, University of Western Sydney
Aunty Jacinta Tobin, Darug Elder
Leanne Tobin, Darug Aboriginal artist and teacher
Friday 13 and Saturday 14 October 2017
Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay, Sydney
Early bird tickets close on 30 June!
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Final speakers, full Festival Conference program and an exciting schedule of Festival Fringe events to be announced shortly.