International Symposium for Next Generation Infrastructure
1 October 2013 - 3 October 2013
Location: University of Wollongong, Northfields Avenue, Wollongong
The International Symposium for Next Generation Infrastructure (ISNGI), Australia 2013, is hosted by the SMART Infrastructure Facility at the University of Wollongong and marks the commencement of a co-ordinated global infrastructure research program focussed on long term infrastructure and land use planning.
ISNGI will see the best and sharpest minds from industry, government and academia work together to create not only best practice benchmarks but new knowledge to better inform strategies for long term prosperity.
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For further information go to www.isngi.org.
VIDEOS & INTERVIEWS
The shooting of unarmed African-American teenager Michael Brown and the protests inspired by it have laid bare the racial divides that still persist across the US. Lecturer David Smith discusses the complex issues at play in Ferguson, Missouri.
With the latest AUSMIN talks cementing an agreement to base 2,500 US marines in Darwin by 2017, Australia's north has become the focus of a debate around defence spending and priorities. Adjunct professor with the Centre's Defence and Security Program Russell Trood joins an expert panel to discuss the issue.