On behalf of the Conference committee I would like to invite you to consider the following opportunities for your organisation to be involved with the 7th Making Cities Liveable Conference 2014.

This conference will bring together delegates from Policy Makers, Politicians, Senior Public Servants, City Governance Personnel, Public Health Administrators, Academics, Waste Management Professionals, National Resources Administrators, Planning Professionals, Environmental Groups, Engineers, Urban Designers, Consultants, Social Planners, Disaster Management Groups, Elected Representatives, Mayors, Non-Government Agencies, Community and Industry Groups, Students, Coastal Resource Managers, Place Makers, Sustainability Practitioners

A wide range of sponsorship opportunities are available ranging from half page advertisements right through to Conference Partner status and its associated benefits – opportunities for organisations large and small.

Conference sponsorship will provide positive results and raise your profile to potential customers.

For more information, contact the conference secretariat.

Sponsors Exhibitors & Supporters 2014

Nickj.co helps design-build professionals develop a systems approach to their digital strategy so they can spend more time working on their business, less time on the mundane, and earn greater profits. We achieve this through brand positioning, a well-designed website, and a content marketing process that sets your company apart from competitors. 


.id is a company of population experts who build demographic information products for Australia & New Zealand.

We understand how cities, towns and regions are growing and changing. Name a place and we can tell you about its population’s past, present and future!

We use spatial data to tell this story in powerful web applications.

We share this knowledge with our clients so they can make confident decisions about when and where to provide services and invest in infrastructure.

profile.id ® is based on the latest Census data and captures the characteristics of your communities of interest, how are they changing and how they compare to other areas. 

atlas.id ® maps where target groups are located so you can see how well your services and facilities are located to meet the community’s needs.

forecast.id ® identifies how your population is changing enabling you to make decisions about when and where to allocate resources.

economy.id ® profiles the local economy showing its strengths and weaknesses and providing the information base for determining economic strategies.


Queensland University of Technology - The Institute for Future Environments 
The Institute for Future Environments (IFE) studies how our natural, built and virtual environments interact, change and converge, to find ways to make them more sustainable, secure and resilient.

Hundreds of QUT researchers and students from across science, engineering, law, business, education and the creative industries collaborate at the IFE on large-scale research and development projects.

Resource Advisory

Resource Advisory
Resource Advisory is a boutique change and communications consultancy with sincere ‘care’ for customer outcomes. We listen deeply throughout our engagements, seeking to identify the drivers and barriers to great communication and results. We offer a range of internationally recognised curricula, including Crucial ConversationsTM and InfluencerTM to equip and enable our customers with tools for sustained change. 


A prominent voice for global architecture, Archinect.com is "the place" where architecture professionals, future architects and the building design community come together to share ideas and discuss key issues and trends in the industry. Archinect's readers have become addicted to the site's up-to-the-minute content, which is generated by architects and respected architectural writers. The site's interactive nature inspires hundreds of daily reader contributions regarding news, discussions, gossip, reviews and blog entries.


Bustler, the sister site to the leading architecture platform, Archinect, focuses on keeping the design community busy and inspired. Bustler.net has become the go-to online publication for competition and event listings in the architecture and design industries. Bustler hosts a highly targeted audience of architects and designers seeking competition and events information. The user base is comprised of architects, interior designers, landscape designers, urban planners, students, and designers from other related disciplines.

Creative Communities

Creative Communities International
Creative Communities work with people and communities to co-create great public places and use existing resources to turn deficits into assets. We offer an end-to-end place-making service. We use agile and iterative processes to deliver creative and innovative outcomes.

Sydney Water

Sydney Water
Sydney Water is Australia's largest water utility providing water, wastewater and some stormwater services to 4.6 million people. We are taking steps to ensure that our cities remain great places to live by actively planning for the future, to provide value to our customers and enable vibrant, liveable, water sensitive cities.



USQ is proud to say we are a bit different from other universities. Our students have busy lives that don't stop for study, so we do everything we can to make study fit around their life. We provide the option to study urban and regional planning part-time or full-time, on-campus, online or a combination of these. We make study flexible, so our students can complete their degree while working, having a family, and … well, all that other stuff called life!

Behaviour Design Works

Behaviour Design Works

Behaviour Design Works delivers social behaviour change interventions in the health, transport and environmental domains. We have a proven track record achieving durable behaviour change outcomes for entire communities and workplaces. If you are frustrated by old school mass media campaigns, low participation rates, or people unmotivated to change, contact us today. Connect on Twitter @BDesignWorks



UrbanTrans offers specialist expertise in sustainable transport planning. Working collaboratively with governments, property developers, universities and others, UrbanTrans delivers proven solutions to congestion and parking challenges by thinking holistically about people, places and transport systems. Visit our website to explore our international project experience over the past eight years. Connect on Twitter @UrbanTransANZ

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The Conference Committee would like to thank our Sponsors & Exhibitors 2013

city of port phillip aurecon dept of climate change ecotv
Surpass Up and Up AusIndustry  
Fifth Estate