Our Leading Thinker series provides thought-provoking insights into the important issues facing our city. Covering current and long-term issues, the series focuses on the economy and deeper engagement with the dynamic Asia-Pacific region.
Thursday 1 November
Jo da Silva OBE
Creating resilient cities
Jo da Silva OBE, is the founder and leader of Arup International Development which works exclusively with organisations committed to improving human development outcomes.
Friday 9 November
'In Conversation With' Nicholas Davis
Nicholas Davis is Head of Society and Innovation and member of the Executive Committee at the World Economic Forum in Geneva.
So far, in 2018, we have heard from:
- Director of Generational Dynamics at Incorp in Melbourme. A 2015 Telstra Victorian Young Business Woman of the Year, Alicia has advised on cross generational business strategies and education for several large Australian companies Alicia Stephenson
- Guerrilla Geographer, National Geographic Explorer, and founder of the initiative to transform the whole of Greater London into the world's first 'National Park City' in 2019, Daniel Raven-Ellison
- Australian Pacific Airports Corporation Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Lyell Strambi
- JLL, Regional Director, Dr David Rees
- Professor of Environmental Technology and Design - Department of Urbanism, Prof. Arjan van Timmeren View the event photos