The Magic PuddingMay 16, 2019 | Awards
To celebrate the 100th anniversary of The Magic Pudding storybook, the Melbourne Prize Trust, under copyright authority from the Norman Lindsay Family, has released a limited edition miniature of Laumen’s landmark Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne sculpture.
2019 Election | Major Parties Respond to the Committee for Melbourne's Election PrioritiesMay 16, 2019 | Discussion
On 9 April we wrote to the Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition with the Committee for Melbourne’s policy priorities for the 2019 Federal Election, which outlined the Committee’s vision for the future and how to address the rapid pace of change we are experiencing.
From the CEOMay 13, 2019 | Community
On 9 April our Chairman Scott Tanner wrote to the Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition with a summary of Committee for Melbourne’s policy priorities for the 2019 Federal Election which outlined the Committee’s vision for the future and how to address the rapid pace of change we are experiencing.
Future Work SummitMay 13, 2019 | Events
The Future Work Summit gives delegates and their teams the opportunity to learn from diverse industry experts who have already taken action to " future proof " their businesses and workers. Delegates will learn how to maximise productivity, create a forward-thinking workplace culture, streamline business processes and gain insight into the technology and data driving the workforce of the future.
Cities and Regions | The 4th Industrial RevolutionMay 13, 2019 | Events
As a proud supporting partner of the Cities and Regions 4.0 Summit, held at Crown Promenade last week, Committee for Melbourne hosted an event focusing on the need for closer integration of our cities and regions to enhance our future competitiveness in the world’s most dynamic region, Asia.
Automated and Zero Emission Vehicle Infrastructure | How could they shape Melbourne?May 13, 2019 | Discussion
Following the release of Infrastructure Victoria’s advice on Automated and Zero Emissions Vehicles Infrastructure in October 2018, the Committee for Melbourne is hosting an event where participants will be able to track IV’s advice against the Committee’s priorities.
Everyone's Moomba | A Committee for Melbourne Future Focus Group InitiativeMay 13, 2019 | Events
‘Everyone’s Moomba’ is a Committee for Melbourne Future Focus Group initiative to foster greater inclusion for people with disability at Melbourne’s Moomba Festival. Working in partnership with City of Melbourne, the project will enhance the Moomba experience for people with a disability and their families. The focus will be to establish opportunities for improving the event’s existing facilities, services and experience offerings for those with accessibility requirements.
Bob Geldof In Ballarat with some inspiring messages for acting locallyMay 13, 2019 | Events
Congratulations to the Committee for Ballarat for organising an excellent meeting of the Committees for Cities and Regions Network, topped off by a hugely successful roundtable dinner with global philanthropist and activist Bob Geldof. Geldof emphasised the importance of taking personal responsibility for effecting change and the value of a local initiative to support thriving, civic minded communities.