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Sustainable Sydney 2030 - City of Sydney

  • GHD Level 12, 133 Castlereagh Street Sydney NSW 2000 Australia (map)

Join us on Tuesday 7th May 2019
for our special event on
Sustainable Sydney 2030 - City of Sydney


Monica Barone, the CEO of the City of Sydney will  share with us what Sydney will be like for the community in 2050.  The City of Sydney are creating a plan for our city to 2050 so that we can meet the ongoing and future needs of our communities. The plan will build on the existing strategy, Sustainable Sydney 2030, which drives all that Sydney currently does to be a green, global and connected city.

We look forward to hearing from Monica about how Sydney will be positioned globally and the crucial link between economic prosperity, sustainability and community wellbeing.

You are warmly invited to continue the conversation and networking after the presentation. Bring your curious mind for the open floor discussion where you'll get a chance to ask Monica your burning questions.

Arrive at 6:00 pm for a 6:30 pm start of the presentation.This event is free of charge due to the generosity of GHD.



About the Speaker:

Monica Barone

Monica Barone has been the Chief Executive Officer of the City of Sydney since 2006, having overseen the development and implementation of the City's long term vision for Central Sydney - Sustainable Sydney 2030. 
 

She manages approximately 2000 staff, an annual Capital expenditure and Operational expenditure budget of approximately $880 million and $11.6 billion dollars of net assets including the Council's commercial property portfolio. 


In 2018 the City of Sydney processed over 3.5 billion dollars of new development. The City's major projects are the CBD Light Rail (initiated and partially funded by City of Sydney but now managed by Transport for NSW) and the $13 billion Green Square Urban Renewal site.
 
Monica holds a Masters in Creative Arts and was a 2014 ‘100 Women of Influence’ finalist. She is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a member of Chief Executive Women.

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Please note: As we are a 100% volunteer group, please be considerate and advise us if your registration changes and you cannot attend. Our gracious sponsor is providing food and drink based on registered numbers. Please help our events be zero waste. From your 2019 EPF Committee Margaret Harvie, Jonathon Heys, Lisa Tracy, Lee Stewart, Simone Awramenko, Scott Shade and Anthony Ogilvie.

Sponsored and hosted by:

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