About This Conference

In spite of more than 18,000 newly builds annually in the past seven years in a bid to boost housing supply, house prices in Australia have continued to climb skyward. House prices have risen by 40% since 2011 all while dwelling completions have ballooned by 85%.

Discover more at the Australia Affordable Housing Conference: Tackling Australia’s Housing Affordability this July where government officials, business leaders and housing associations from across Australia will gather to discuss and debate on pragmatic and innovative funding solutions and policies that will effectively curb the rising prices in the housing market. In addition, delegates will discover how to foster an effective public private partnership strategy through local and international case studies.

Tackling Australia's Housing Affordability

Australia’s Housing in 2017

Themed “Rethinking Housing through Partnerships, People, Places and Policies“, the conference will bring together all key stakeholders to engage at a global level, mobilize partners to redefine the role of housing in today’s new urban agenda.

This conference will host international case studies from Singapore and Switzerland, federal, state and local government, housing associations and community groups to address the issues and challenges, forge strong partnerships and take a cohesive approach to bring about reforms to fix housing supply and affordability.

Why Join this Conference

  1. ALIGN your policies with the latest reforms in Australia’s affordable housing market
  2. FIGURE out innovative funding mechanisms that can assist in increasing the supply of affordable housing in Australia
  3. FACILITATE insightful discussions with key personnel from related industries in resolving the housing crisis in Australia
  4. OPTIMIZE the ROI of the affordable housing investment through improving operational efficiency
  5. REDEFINE your perspectives in affordable housing strategy and delivery through cross industry discussion
  6. DISCOVER the best practices in affordable housing development strategies from both local and international case studies
  7. ACHIEVE stakeholder buy-in from public and private sectors to expedite the delivery of affordable housing
  8. BRING down the construction and maintenance costs of affordable housing through leveraging on new technology breakthrough
  9. LISTEN to and interact with financial, housing and academics experts to understand and apply the housing reform policy into your planning
  10. ENVISION and develop a holistic approach to foster strong public private partnerships to ease the supply pressure in affordable housing

Who You Will Meet

Industries (including but not limited to):

  • Government Administration
  • Government Relations
  • Public Policy
  • Real Estate
  • Construction
  • Architecture and Planning
  • Civil Engineering
  • Not-for-Profit Organizations

C-Level/ Directors/ Associate Directors/ VPs/ Heads/ GMs/ Managers 

In the following Roles:

  • Community and Social Housing Providers
  • Chief Executive Officers
  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Chief Operating Officers
  • Policy Analysts / Directors
  • Business Development Directors / Managers
  • Mayors / Councilors
  • Urban and Regional Planners
  • Real Estate Developers
  • Property Developers
  • Home Builders
  • Construction Managers
  • Architects
  • Consultants