Speaker Opportunity: Opportunity to speak at the Regional Development Conference

ardc2The 3rd Australian Regional Development Conference; Planning, Participation and Progress will be held in Canberra on 5 – 6 September 2016.

The Conference will explore opportunities for innovation in regional Australia. With its rich resources, diversity, and value, regional Australia is the catalyst for the future.

There is an opportunity to speak at the conference, take to the platform and have your say.

If you are an author or organisations interested in submitting a paper or presenting a workshop, you are invited to submit an abstract of 300 words outlining the aims, contents and conclusions of your paper or presentation.

The Conference addresses issues such as sustainable development, environmental sustainability, land use, community development, investment, agribusiness and innovation.

With program content including an extensive range of topics from Keynote Presenters, Concurrent Sessions, Case Studies and Poster Presentations, this is a Conference for planners, local Councils, Government, business, NGO, community organisations, academics and professionals with an interest in regional sustainability.

The conference is an initiative of the Association for Sustainability in Business Inc., a non-Government not-for-profit organisation.

Subjects to be addressed at the Australian Regional Development Conference; Planning, Participation and Progress will include;

  • Agribusiness
  • Digital Economies
  • Innovation
  • Land use Planning
  • Population Dynamics
  • Regional Environmental Sustainability
  • Sustainable Development and Urban Planning
  • Community Development
  • Employment
  • Investment
  • Logistics
  • Regional Tourism Development
  • Renewable Energies
  • Water

CLICK HERE to submit your abstract today. Abstracts close on Thursday 9th June.

Call for Abstracts ends soon for Regional Development Conference

Call for Abstracts ends soon – we invite you to submit an abstract for the Australian Regional Development Conference which is being held in Albury, 15-16 October, 2014.

The theme of the conference is “Where to from Here?” will provide equal focus to the advancement of economic and social outcomes for regional Australia.

The aim of the conference is to advance economic and social outcomes for regional Australia. The conference provides the opportunity to discuss the challenges, opportunities and future of regional Australia.

The Australian Regional Development Conference streams for 2014 include the following;

  • Economic Development
  • Planning and Building
  • Environment and Sustainability
  • Community Development

Call for Abstracts – topics to-date

  • Renewable energy and energy supply
  • Natural resource management including water management
  • Planning and Building with focus on small inland town, regional cities and coastal developments
  • Social and recreation developments – cultural, sporting, historic precincts and services
  • Economic development of major and smaller regional industries
  • Community Service Delivery with a focus on health, housing affordability/access and special attention to aged care services
  • Employment –  job creation, skilled migration and unemployment
  • Education and Training – regional universities and vocational training
  • Government – policy, funding and evaluation
  • Infrastructure and Transport stream – Road Freight, Rail, shipping and ports, regional airports/airlines, passengers services,
  • Digital – broadband technology

Important Dates Abstracts Close 30th May

RDA ConferenceTo submit your abstract online, please visit the conference website www.regionaldevelopment.org.au or for further information, please email [email protected]