Launch of the Urban Transformations Research Centre

Urban Transformations Research Centre

About this event

Western Sydney University is formally announcing the launch of its newest Strategic Research Initiative - Urban Transformations Research Centre

We invite you to join our celebratory event.

The Urban Transformations Research Centre addresses one of the greatest challenges facing humankind: How to transform our communities and infrastructure into sustainable, equitable and regenerative futures

Our mission is to co-design with our industry and society partners impactful research outcomes. We will deliver these outcomes through three inter-related Research and Innovation Programs.

  • Systems innovation and demonstration
  • People-Centred Sustainable Precinct Design
  • Resilient construction and infrastructure

At the launch, we will be introducing UTRC’s leadership team, our interdisciplinary researchers and professional staff, and our external Strategic Advisory Board.

Event Location:

Parramatta Engineering Innovation Hub, Western Sydney University, # 6  Hassall Street, Parramatta, NSW.

Click here to register for the Zoom Webinar.

Program Agenda

4.30pm: Pre-drinks

5:00 pm: Launch

6:00pm: Networking

Find out more about the centre read their brochure and the foundational Wicked Urban Challenges report.

For more updates, please follow the Centre's LinkedIn page.