BRIEF – April 20 2010Submissions for papers to the 3rd International Urban Design close 29 April. The conference will run under the theme “Designs on our Future” and will be held at the National Convention Centre, Canberra from the 30th August to 1st September 2010.

The event will provide an opportunity to examine what’s working well nationally and internationally in meeting the challenges which confront fast-changing communities.

The conference program will feature high profileinternational and national keynote presenters including: Anthony Albanese, Minister for Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government; Jeremy Harris, former Mayor of Hawaii, Sustainable Cities Institute USA; Richard Murray,Australian Treasury, Richard Weller,Winthrop professor of Landscape architecture, University of WA; Peter McDonald, Australian National University;Mr Rod Fehring – Lend Lease Primelife’;Mark Fuller, AECOM. Click here for details.