31 October - 1 November 2017 | Rydges Sydney Central , Sydney, Australia

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Universities are continuing to spend heavily in campus design and development in a bid to sharpen their competitive edge in attracting students, teaching staff and research funding. The 4th Annual Campus Development Conference 2017 returns with a brand new agenda that will highlight both greenfield and brownfield projects that are redefining the... Read More

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Do you want to fast track your attendance to the Campus Development Summit 2017? It's easy! Simply fill in the registration form and email to... Read More

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Creating active learning environments through campus masterplanning at the Saïd Business School

Against the backdrop of major changes in pedagogy, universities are re-visiting campus masterplans to assess the effectiveness of physical space and learning environments. But aligning infrastructure re-designs or new-build projects with student learning outcomes can be a complex undertaking. In this case study, Mat Davies MCIOB, Oxford Saïd... Read More

How to maximise existing space for student-centred learning: Campus masterplanning at Curtin University

Universities operating in a tight fiscal environment have dominated media headlines in recent times. In spite of the negative vibes attached to this theme, many tertiary establishments are becoming more innovative with their existing assets. One asset in particular has set the tone in the context of campus masterplanning: the learning and teaching... Read More

How to use space planning to create collaborative learning environments

As universities continue to operate against the backdrop of reduced funding and greater efficiency targets, more focus is being directed to maximising use of existing infrastructure. But enabling that greater use is by no means an easy task, which is where strategic planning and evaluation play a crucial influence on the outcomes of any... Read More

Creating an Engaging and Flexible Campus to Enhance the Student Experience

Ahead of the fourth annual Campus Design and Development Summit 2017 we chat to Meaghan Dwyer, Principal at John Wardle Architects. Meaghan, who has worked on over 10 education campus design projects, shares with us the vision behind Monash University’s new Clayton Campus that is enhancing the student experience through innovative teaching and... Read More

All About the Student: Creating Innovative Spaces to Encourage Campus Stickiness

Ahead of the Campus Design and Development Summit 2017 we chat to Juan Smith, Manager of Strategy and Planning at Flinders University in Adelaide. In this article Juan shares with us details of Flinders’ new Student Hub and Plaza retrofit; that was developed in collaboration with the student body, to encourage campus stickiness, and promote... Read More

Campus Design & Development Attendee ROI Toolkit

Campus Design & Development 2017 is your opportunity to learn about some of the biggest innovations happening in Higher Education campuses across Australia and New Zealand and learn best practice strategies shaping the future of campus design. To make the most of your experience and help present tangible value from your attendance, use this... Read More


Using Co-Creation to Remodel Spaces and Engage Students in the Design

In this presentation from Campus Design & Development 2017 Prof. Pascale Quester, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic), The University of Adelaide explores:The co-creation process: it is all about trustAllowing students to design their own learning spaces and ‘own’ the process and outcome Carrying the logic of... Read More

Aligning your Campus Masterplan with the Strategic Priorities of your University

In this presentation from Campus Design & Development 2017 Steven Dickson Senior Executive Director, Property Development and Commercial Services, Murdoch University explores: Murdoch University - Perth Campus MasterplanCampus development - Knowledge based development of the Eastern PrecinctGo to Market Strategy and... Read More