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From Research to Reality - Annual Participants’ Forum

Monday, 19 November 2018 to Tuesday, 20 November 2018
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Registrations are now open for the CRC for Low Carbon Living's (CRCLCL) Annual Participants’ Forum: From Research to Reality.

This is an exciting and unique opportunity to hear and experience, first-hand, how the CRCLCL’s research is lowering carbon emissions in the built environment.

As the CRCLCL moves in to its final year of funding, the Forum will offer the opportunity to showcase key achievements – which are many – as well as look to the future, and how the CRCLCL’s important research will continue through its students, researchers, leaders and industry partners.

Former ABC journalist Genevieve Jacobs will MC the event to be held at Adelaide’s iconic National Wine Centre of Australia, on Monday,19 and Tuesday, 20 November 2018. 

The Forum includes a site tour of the inspiring Tonsley Living Laboratory, Australia’s first Innovation District with a 6 Star Green Star — Communities rating, plus a variety of presentations on topics including: world-leading blockchain technology, low carbon tourism and schools, Urban Heat Island mitigation, carbon metric tools for precincts, as well as the chance to hear rapid-fire pitches from our HDR students to industry.

The program is currently being finalised and will be available soon, watch this space!

Confirmed speakers include:

Brian Collins - Professor of Engineering Policy at University College London and Director of the International Centre for Infrastructure Futures. Professor Collins served as specialist adviser to the United Kingdom’s House of Lords Science and Technology Committee’s inquiry into scientific infrastructure in 2013 and 2014 and also served as Chief Scientific Advisor to two Government departments (Transport 2006-11; Business Innovation and Skills 2009-11)

The Hon Mark Butler, MP  - Labor Member for Port Adelaide and the Shadow Minister for Climate Change and Energy

The Hon David Speirs MP - South Australian (SA) State Member for Black and SA Minister for Environment and Water and Member of the Executive Council 

Dr Jemma Green - Co-founder and Chair of Power Ledger

Ivo Martinac - Professor and Chair, Building Services and Energy Systems, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm

To register please click HERE