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Promoting academic, professional and public debate on critical issues through public lectures, and seminars.

Current Event

Festival of 'contested' Urbanism 2023

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Melbourne / Tasmania / Perth / Canberra / Sydney:
11- 15 September 2023

16 - 22 September 2023

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Previous Events

Housing Affordability and Keyworkers

Join us for a panel discussion with Dr Catherine Gilbert, Lucy Fokkema and David Borger. 

Thursday 8th June 2023, 4:00 - 5:30pm 
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Putting the Blame on Planning: Housing crisis and reform in Ireland

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Join us for a Henry Halloran Research Trust address with Associate Professor Declan Redmond from University College Dublin. 
Thursday 18th May 2023, 4:00 - 5:30pm 
Lecture Slides (pptx, 5.8MB)

Housing System Change: An International Perspective

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Join us for the Henry Halloran Research Trust address with Professor Mark Stephens from the University of Glasgow.
Thursday 27th April 2023, 4:00 - 5:30pm 

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Event Transcript (docx, 39KB) 

Homelessness and Mobile Communication: Seminar and Book Launch

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Join us for the launch of Dr Justine Humphry’s book, Homelessness and Mobile Communication – Precariously Connected.

Thursday 16th March 2023, 4:00 - 6:00pm 

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Designers in Government Showcase and Awards Ceremony

The Sibyl Centre

Join us for an evening of design excellence with the Designers in Government Showcase and the announcement of the winners of the Australian Urban Design Awards.

Wed 30th Nov 2022, 5:00 - 7:00pm 

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Festival of 'future' Urbanism 2022

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The 9th Festival of Urbanism asks how our future cities and regions will change, and what interventions are needed to address the mistakes of the past.

Discover the full program.

Festival of 'endangered' Urbanism 2021


Join us for a series of panels as experts discuss threats to our cities, from the global pandemic to social division, economic turmoil, and deepening climate risk.

See the program and panel recordings for the 2021 Festival of 'endangered' Urbanism.

Lacaton & Vassal: Rothwell Chair Symposium 2021 (Session 4)

Henry Halloran Trust Director Nicole Gurran spoke as part of the Symposium “Living in the city: exemplary social and affordable housing design”, curated by Lacaton & Vassal, 2021 Pritzker Prize Laureates.

Watch the symposium

Network for Research in the Built Environment and Mental Health Webinars

Below are two recent webinars from The Network for Research in the Built Environment and Mental Health. Both webinars are available to watch through the Matilda Centre's YouTube channel.

Watch 'The Natural Environment and Mental Health' webinar

Watch the 'Built Environment and Mental Health' webinar presented by Dr Laura McGrath from Open University UK

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