Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
12 July 2017
14 July 2017
ECOCITY World Summit 2017 office
03 9645 6311
The ECOCITY Summit series, held every two years since 1990, has developed into one of the most globally significant forums for addressing the complex challenges facing humanity in a rapidly urbanising world. Further details of the history and context of the ECOCITY Summit series can be found on the web site of Ecocity Builders.
ECOCITY 2017: Changing Cities: Resilience and Transformations is being hosted by the University of Melbourne, Western Sydney University, the government of Victoria and the City of Melbourne. The 2017 Summit will bring together a diverse mix of researchers, policy makers and citizens with a common focus on identifying and creating pathways to more sustainable, resilient and equitable cities.
ECOCITY 2017 will address the unprecedented ecological, economic, political and cultural challenges - and opportunities - facing the world's cities through a focus on six major themes:
The Summit program will address three core questions in relation to each of these themes.