Low Carbon Economy Forum - Parkes and regional NSW

Post event information

Below is a video of Veena's presentation to Parkes Council's Low Carbon Economy Forum focussing on the Parkes Special Activation Precinct.

Pre event information

On 19 August 2021, Veena will speak at Parkes Council's Low Carbon Economy Forum which will explore how the low carbon economy is being activated to spur innovation in regional Australia.

Veena will be highlighting some of the UNSW SMaRT Centre' sustainability innovations as the forum focuses on the nature and benefits of a circular economy and what this means for business and government, and how these will combine to embrace new industries and create local employment in the Parkes Special Activation Precinct.

The forum sessions will revolve around the following core themes:

  • Activating the low carbon economy
  • Accelerating the transition to net zero carbon
  • Understanding the benefits of the circular economy
  • Maximizing the potential of the Parkes Special Activation Precinct
  • Conference Overview
  • Parkes Shire Council is committed to support the development of a low carbon economy in Regional NSW and excited by the opportunities arising for local businesses and communities from the Special Activation Precinct. The conference is designed to bring together key local and regional stakeholders to collaborate, share ideas and support low carbon innovation in the regions.


Date / time: Science and the Public Good is available via livestream 19 August 9am - 5.30pm (AEST).

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