Annual Conference

 2019 APRU Sustainable Cities and Landscapes Conference
August 29th – September 1st, 2019   |   University of New South Wales   |   Sydney, Australia


The 2019 APRU Sustainable Cities and Landscapes Conference will be hosted by the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney from August 29th – September 1st, 2019 and is being organized by the UNSW Program of Landscape Architecture in the Faculty of Built Environment.

APRU-SCL conferences provide opportunities for academics and experts from different regions, cultures and disciplines around the Pacific Rim to collaborate on common sustainability challenges and to develop new understandings and responses that can foster transformative change within cities, and between cities and their surrounding landscapes. This three-day conference is structured around 10 Working Groups.

Please find Working Group summaries here: Working Groups

Please find the Conference Schedule here: Conference Schedule


Registration Process

Registrations for the Conference are open until July 31st 2019.
Registrations are two-fold. An EOI must be completed and addressed to:

Participants must outline name, position, add 100-word statement, and preferred (or previous) working group.
Information will be provided to working group leaders where a shortlist will be generated and your participation confirmed.

Once you have received confirmation please register for the conference.




Previous Conferences

Inaugural 2017 APRU SCL Conference A Success

2018 APRU SCL Conference and Design Field School in Hong Kong