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NENA Housing Week 2022

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Join us for NENA's 2022 Housing Week, from 7-11 November, and be part of critical discussions about Australia's housing crisis. Hear from practitioners and researchers from dozens of organisations, who are coming together to discuss the social justice and environmental sustainability issues of housing and human settlements in Australia.

NENA Housing Week will feature lunchtime and evening ONLINE seminars (Mon 7th to Thurs 10th), which will culminate in an online roundtable discussion (Friday 11th June) discussing the availability, affordability, design and sustainability of Australia's housing and human settlements.

** Speakers subject to change

See speaker details here:

MONDAY 7 NOVEMBER - 12.00PM-1.30PM AEST (Brisbane time)
"Australia's Housing Crisis: an Overview"
Speakers: Michelle Maloney, Elena Pereyra and Sara C. Motta
Facilitator: Michelle Maloney

MONDAY 7 NOVEMBER - 6.00PM-7.30PM AEST (Brisbane time)
"Women and Housing"
Speakers: Sue Gilbey, Megg Evans and Jennifer Harris
Facilitator: Myfan Jordan

TUESDAY 8 NOVEMBER - 12.00PM-1.30PM AEST (Brisbane)
"Creative ownership and tenure options for Australian housing"

Speakers: Jasmine Palmer, Karl Fitzgerald and Sidsel Grimstad
Facilitator: Elena Pereyra

TUESDAY 8 NOVEMBER - 6.00PM-7.30PM AEST (Brisbane)
"Why are Australian property prices so out of control? A deep dive into property prices, real estate and 'value' "

Speakers: Louise Crabtree-Hayes
Facilitator: Michelle Maloney

WEDNESDAY 9 NOVEMBER - 12.00PM-1.30PM AEST (Brisbane)
"Finance innovation for housing alternatives"

Speakers: Linda Seaborn, Tim Riley and Emma Spano
Facilitator: Elena Pereyra

WEDNESDAY 9 NOVEMBER - 6.00PM-7.30PM AEST (Brisbane)
"The role of governments in housing"

Speakers: Anitra Nelson and Peter Phibbs
Facilitator: Andy Fergus

THURSDAY 10 NOVEMBER - 12.00PM-1.30PM AEST (Brisbane)
"Innovative building alternatives"

Speakers: Martin Freney, Peter Hickson and Ray Trappel
Facilitator: Matthew Daly

THURSDAY 10 NOVEMBER - 6.00PM-7.30PM AEST (Brisbane)
"Sustainable Housing"

Speakers: Adam Russell, Andy Marlow and Ananya Majumda
Facilitator: Matthew Daly

FRIDAY 11 NOVEMBER - 11.30AM-12.30PM AEST (Brisbane)
"Co-housing as a crucible for change"
1-hour workshop with Robin Allison from Co-Housing Australia

** all participants in NENA Housing Week are invited to join our discussions and roundtable, in our final session on Friday 11 November:-

FRIDAY 11 NOVEMBER - 12.30PM-1.30PM AEST (Brisbane)
"Housing Week Roundtable, 'where to from here?' "
Introductory remarks from Michelle Maloney
Facilitated roundtable discussion - all NENA Housing Week participants are invited to join the discussions and identify key strategies for NENA going forward


The New Economy Network Australia (NENA) is a powerful civil society network made up of individuals and organisations from across Australia, who are working together to explore, understand and build a new economic system for everyone, that ensures social and economic justice for all, within a healthy flourishing ecological system.




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