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Vital Signs: Smart City, Living City

Staff and students from the School of Architecture and Built Environment featured when Melbourne Design Week expanded to Geelong for the first time earlier this year. The Vital Signs: Smart city, living city exhibition was coordinated by the school in collaboration with the City of Greater Geelong, the Geelong Gallery and Geelong Regional Libraries. Contributing to ongoing …

Deakin Architecture Events a Design Week Success

From biophilic design to green rooftops to affordable eco housing – it was exciting to see Deakin University’s School of Architecture and Built Environment featuring when Melbourne Design Week expanded to Geelong for the first time earlier this year. Staff and students from the school were involved in a range of events across the program, …

Research Lab Helps us Live Better and Smarter

Deakin University launched it’s Live+Smart Research Lab on 31 May. The Lab will tackle one of the 21st century’s biggest challenges: rapid urbanisation and the decline of rural areas. The launch of the multidisciplinary research hub included a keynote presentation from Vanessa Schernickau, CEO of the Great Ocean Road Coast Committee, exploring the issues we …