EWB National Conference

Thursday 26th November 2009 at 9:00 AM  to Saturday 28th November 2009 until 5:00 PM

Location: Melbourne University Carlton, Melbourne , VIC (View map)

Ask yourself where else can you go to hear from amazing people like:

Eric Campbell (ABC Foreign Correspondent),
Dr Richard Denniss (Economist, author and public policy commentator),
Evan Thornley (CEO of Better Place),
Jan Owen (Director of Social Ventures Australia),
Don Henry (CEO of Australian Conservation Foundation),
Bob McMullan MP,
General Peter Cosgrove,
Rob Skinner (MD Melbourne Water),
Cheryl Buchanan (Aboriginal rights activist),
Dr Michael Cathcart (Author – The Water Dreamers),
Jim Minifie (Chief economist BCG) and many many more!

The 2009 conference will focus on the past, present and future of development, sustainability and technology using practical, theoretical and technical approaches. It will emphasise the human face of engineering with a specific focus on EWB’s regional and technical programs.

In addition to the fantastic conference social activities, this year we are also featuring a pre-conference day on Wednesday the 25th of November. You can choose from a range of exciting tours; permaculture, water and sanitation, energy, sustainable communities and eco/sustainable buildings - a great way to meet fellow delegates pre-conference.