Universal Design 2018

Event contact title
Contact
Event contact first name
Universal
Event contact last name
Design Conference
Email
info@interpoint.com.au
Event contact telephone number
1300 789 845
Description

Centre for Universal Design Australia and COTA Queensland are delighted to bring you the 3rd Australian Universal Design Conference. After the success of both the inaugural conference in 2014 and a second conference in 2016, we have once again set our sights across the wide world of universal design. This year the theme is, “Home and Away: Creating Inclusion Everywhere” with a focus on housing and tourism. The theme extends to services, ICT, media, as well as design of the built environment and open space. This conference comes with a promise to broaden delegates’ thinking about the many ways UD can be utilised and applied.

Keynote speakers will cover topics such as the economics of inclusion, future transport, inclusive tourism, and house and home. These topics are accentuated by peer reviewed papers presented by advocates of universal design from across Australia and globally.

Attendee information
Who should attend:
  • Designers
  • Architects
  • Planners
  • Policy makers
  • Local, State and Federal Government representatives
  • Researchers and educators
  • Built environment professionals
  • Housing professionals
  • Community Service Providers
  • Advocacy groups
  • Community members
  • Tourism operators
  • Destination and event organisers
  • Hotel managers and operators
  • ICT media and marketing professionals

 

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