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How urban designers can make space for urban ecology to transform city life – A conversation with Salvador Rueda from Barcelona
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How urban designers can make space for urban ecology to transform city life – A conversation with Salvador Rueda from Barcelona

By February 22, 2024 0
For our Christchurch and Auckland members UDF warmly invites you to join us for this exclusive opportunity to hear Salvador Rueda speak about the future of urban design and the transformative power of Superblocks. Salvador Rueda is one of the
Looking back on an event-filled 2023
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Looking back on an event-filled 2023

By December 23, 2023 0
The headline event to look back on for urban design and urbanism in 2023 was without doubt the Urbanism NZ 2023 Conference held in Auckland in April. Since then some detailed summations of Event Outcomes have been added to the event site
The 2023 UDF end-of-year gatherings
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The 2023 UDF end-of-year gatherings

By December 17, 2023 0
UDF members and friends in Ōtautahi Christchurch got the ball rolling on end-of-year reflections and celebrations at the popular OGB at 28 Cathedral Square hosted by Ekin Sakin and Dave Compton-Moen. On 14 December urbanists in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland embarked on
A challenge for 2024: Take time to kōrero on these six urban design questions
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A challenge for 2024: Take time to kōrero on these six urban design questions

By December 12, 2023 0
With end-of-year functions bringing UDF members together this week,  here are six questions that should provide some good conversation starters – as well as good food for thought over the Christmas-New Year break. (Plus you can add your own!) When and
UDF end-of-year events in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch
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UDF end-of-year events in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch

By December 8, 2023 0
Christmas is coming, the geese are getting fat, and everyone is looking forward to some downtime and a chance to reflect on 2023. To mark the end of the year, the UDF is hosting an event in each of our three
Australasian Cities Conference set to take place in New Zealand for the first time
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Australasian Cities Conference set to take place in New Zealand for the first time

By December 1, 2023 0
The former State of Australian Cities Conference – now known as the State of Australasian Cities or SOAC –  is being held in Aotearoa New Zealand for the first time next week, with more than 400 delegates set to arrive for the event
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