RMIT Ecocity 2015 - Urban Ecology Symposium
The symposium will bring together experts, researchers and industry practitioners to address a growing need to enhance liveability, encourage biodiversity and reduce impact on the natural environment. The forum will address the following issues: - Urban planning: green retention, ecosystem services, landscapes to support biodiversity, building design sympathetic to ecosystem services - Transport: infrastructure, public vs roads, policy, future direction - Natural energy: generation, storage, distribution, closed loop systems - Human well-being: health, risk, climate response, urban determinants on health - Food: small footprint food production, delivery, packaging and reuse, alternate sources for nourishment - Circular economy: product stewardship, empathetic design, landfill avoidance, wealth from waste.
|Event dates:||2015-03-30 – 2015-04-01|
|Organizers:||RMIT University, Australia|
|Conference venue:||Melbourne, RMIT University, Storey Hall|
|Classification:||Q0 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics. General ; R0 - Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. General|
|Event type:||Seminare, Summer Schools, Symposien, Workshops; Seminars, Summer Schools, Symposiums, Workshops|