The 3rd Australian Regional Development Conference is almost here again! The conference will be held in Canberra on 5-6 September 2016 and is designed for individuals and representatives from organisations with an academic, business or professional interest in regional development.
This year’s theme ‘Regional Australia – Planning, Participation and Progress’ will explore opportunities for innovation in regional Australia. With its rich resources, diversity, and value, regional Australia is the catalyst for the future.’
Keynote Speakers for the conference are as follows:
- David Fleming – Research Economist, CSIRO
- Sean Gordon – Chief Executive Officer, Darkinjung Local Aboriginal Land Council
- Nicky Ison and Jarra Hicks – Founding Directors, Community Power Agency
- Michael Kilgariff – Chief Executive, Australian Logistics Council
- Assoc Prof Simon McArthur, Deputy Chair, Australian Regional Tourism Network
- Warwick Powell – Chairman, Sister City Partner
Click here to view the 2016 Australian Regional Development Conference program.