Housing future communities /

Minor concurrent session

Thursday 29 August 2019
3.30pm – 5.00pm


Following three case study presentations this is the opportunity to ask urban density and energy-efficiency experts on how our cities’ housing ecosystems are adapting in the era of urban, increasingly vertical populations.



Assoc Prof Christian (Andi) Nygaard
Theme Leader: New Ways of Urban Living, Swinburne University of Technology
Associate Professor Christian (Andi) Nygaard is a social economists and Research Theme Leader for New Ways of Urban Living. He has previously held research and teaching positions in the United Kingdom and Australia, most recently as a Co-Director of t... view
Dr Damian Madigan
Senior Lecturer in Architecture, University of South Australia
A registered architect, Dr Damian Madigan is a Senior Lecturer in Architecture at the University of South Australia. A Fellow of the Australian Institute of Architects, in 2017 he was appointed to the South Australian State Government’s Design Review Pane... view
Dr Antony Moulis
Director, Architecture, Theory, Criticism and History Research Centre (ATCH), University of Queensland
Associate Professor Antony Moulis is Director of the University of Queensland’s Architecture, Theory, Criticism and History Research Centre (ATCH). A design studio teacher in the School of Architecture, Moulis is involved in collaborative research of innovative housing, new ci... view
John Brockhoff
National Policy Officer, Planning Institute of Australia
John is National Policy Manager for the Planning Institute of Australia. John guided the preparation of PIA national policy positions on ‘Infrastructure and its funding’ and PIA’s call for a ‘National Settlement Strategy’. In NSW, John partnered housing professionals hosti... view


Dr Anne Badenhorst
Head of Research Program, AHURI
As Head of Research Program, Anne supports AHURI’s National Housing Research Programand is editor of the AHURI Final Report journal series. She works closely with our Research Centres and the policy and practice communities to deliver high quality, policy relevant a... view