Geelong hosts Committee for Cities Conference
will host an influential network of CEOs from around Australia and
New Zealand on Monday as the Committee for Cities and Regions
arrives in the city for its inaugural 2016 conference.
Committee for Geelong (CfG) is part of an international network of
like-minded organisations which brings together independent
Committees. These organisations each work to enhance the
economic, social, cultural and environmental development within
their city or region.
network aims to build on the rising strength of Australia and New
Zealand's cities and regions and work together to advance issues of
national significance such as population growth, economic
development and social cohesion," CfG CEO Rebecca Casson
this, the Committee for Cities network meets twice each year, and
every time in a different city. We are lucky to host the
network in Geelong for its first meeting of 2016."
During the conference, the group will discuss the goals and
challenges each city is currently experiencing, share best practice
ideas and undertake a tour of Geelong.
UPDATE: Committee for Cities meeting in Geelong: