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How Privately Owned Public Space (POPS) is Transforming the City — Melbourne Design Week 2022

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Melbourne Design Week panel discussion Presented by Denton Corker Marshall.


Adrian FitzGerald, Senior Director, Denton Corker Marshall will present some of the practice’s ground-breaking work in Singapore and Melbourne, alongside the City of Melbourne’s Director of City Design, Jocelyn Chiew, who will present the city’s initiatives in encouraging new laneways, open space and amenity by private developers.

Aligning with the City of Melbourne’s activation and greening policies, POPS has the ability to revitalise Melbourne in the pandemic era.

Adrian and Jocelyn will be joined by a distinguished panel including Deputy Lord Mayor, Cr Nicholas Reece and Dr Elizabeth Taylor, Urban Planning and Design, Monash University. Moderated by Simon Knott, Director of  award-winning architecture practice BKK.

Where: Clemenger Auditorium
Entrance via North Foyer, National Gallery of Victoria
When: Monday 21 March 6—8pm
Drinks 6pm, panel discussion 6.30—7.30pm
followed by post panel drinks and discussion