Expressions of interest sought from Landscape Professionals to contribute to The 3rd City discourse

AILA_3rdCity_eNews_header (002)The 3rd City are seeking expressions of interest from Landscape Professionals to contribute to The 3rd City discourse.

The 3rd City discourse will focus on the future city, and as an idea to be postulated and explored, taking us beyond our post-industrial cities to ask what is necessary and what is possible for future cities, their people, their ecologies, their territories and spaces. The discussion will be guided over two days by a range of keynote speakers and panels who will explore the themes of Ecosystems, Infrastructure, Communities and Practice. Click here to read more about The 3rd City conference sessions and themes.

The Third City seek Australian participants to engage with the themes and international speakers from a base of practice, projects and real-world experience. This will enable the Creative Directorate to curate a lively, diverse program with broad appeal and relevance. They welcome submissions for keynote presentations (40 minutes) and/or for participation in a panel discussion (10-15 minutes).

Submission guidelines:

  • Abstract (max 250 words)
  • Key theme/s, speaker or session your submission relates to
  • Your name, title and organisation
  • Your curriculum vitae

Closing date: 2:00pm, Wednesday 26 April 2017
Email submissions and queries tothe3rdcity@aila.org.au
Notification of acceptance: Wednesday 10 May 2017