Speaker

Meredith Sussex AM

Board Director, Housing Choices Australia

 Meredith Sussex AM

Meredith Sussex is Chair of the Fishermans Bend Development Board in Victoria. She has also been a non-executive director of a number of Boards, including the Board of the Port of Melbourne.

She lectures in the masters programme on urban governance at the University of New South Wales and provides high-level consulting advice on public policy, planning and management.

Meredith has held senior positions in the Victorian Government, including Deputy Secretary of the Department of Premier and Cabinet. From 2002-2006 she led the Office of Commonwealth Games Coordination, for which she was awarded the Order of Australia in 2007.

Related sessions
Thursday 29 August 2019
3.30pm – 5.00pm

Minor concurrent session

Build-to-rent: an affordable solution?

The build-to-rent model has succeeded in many other countries but is yet to take off in Australia. Could build-to-rent become an effective and appropriate pathway to increase housing supply in Australia, and does it have the potential to offer affordable housin... view