Australian Universal Design Conference UD2020

Conference logo. Universal Design Conference 20204th Australian Universal Design Conference – UD2020 will be held 12-13 May 2020, Melbourne Showgrounds. 

Keynote Speakers: We are very excited to have James Thurston join us to talk about inclusive smart cities. James is G3ict’s Vice President for Global Strategy and Development and previously worked for Microsoft on their accessibility policy. Philip Taylor will discuss the myths around ageing and work, and Paul Harpur will join us from New York via video link to take a human rights view of inclusion. 

The conference website has more information about the keynotes and concurrent speakers. More information to come…

The theme is Thriving with Universal Design: Everyone, Everywhere, Everyday.

The theme allows a broad range of topics to be included from academics, practitioners, educators, policy makers and anyone interested in universal design and inclusive practice. Topics include anything that relates to the theme, including research papers, case studies and personal experience. For example:

There are other conferences and calls for papers in Australia and overseas.