We invite you to join us at the Australian Regional Development Conference, 15-16 October 2014, The Commercial Club Albury. The Conference will be hosted in the twin-cities of Albury-Wodonga, Victoria and New South Wales’ top entry for liveable cities.
The Association for Sustainability in Business has for many years held events focusing on sustainability, liveable cities and urban design principles. The Australian Regional Development Conference (ARDC) was initiated from our member interest in regional development.
The conference theme is “Where to from here?” and will cover the broad areas of regional development, economic, planning, environment and community.
The conference will focus on the following themes: Environment/Sustainability; Planning/Building; Community Development; Economic Development; Infrastructure; Employment/Education; and Health Services.
The Regional Development Innovation Awards will be presented at the conference, they aim to recognise and showcase innovation in regional communities. The Awards provide excellent opportunities for networking and recognition. The 2014 Award categories include the following: Economic Development; Planning & Building; Environment & Sustainability; Community Development. The nomination form is on the conference website.
Would you like to speak at the conference?
Authors or organisations interested in submitting a paper or presenting a workshop are invited to submit an abstract of no more than 300 words outlining the aims, contents and conclusions of their paper or presentation; or about their intended role in a workshop.
All proposals will be reviewed by the Conference Program Committee. Presentations will be selected to provide a program that offers a comprehensive and diverse treatment of issues related to the conference theme. Authors will be notified by e-mail of the outcome of their abstract submission.
To submit an Abstract, apply for an Innovation Award or Sponsor this conference please click on this link conference website or go to http://regionaldevelopment.org.au/