Professor Lars Coenen

Thursday, 16 March 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Professor Lars Coenen joined the Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute in January 2017, as the inaugural ‘City of Melbourne Chair of Resilient Cities’, an initiative between the City of Melbourne and University of Melbourne aimed at improving the city’s resilience to sustainability challenges. Working closely with the city’s chief resilience officer, Lars seeks to strengthen Melbourne’s role as a leader in knowledge based urban resilience, leverage opportunities to attract research funding and provide a new model for collaborative research. Further details.