We are pleased to announce our keynote speakers for the event.



Dr Dallas Rogers – Senior Lecturer, Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning, University of Sydney
Dr Rogers is a Senior Lecturer within Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning at the University of Sydney. His projects investigate the relationship between globalising urban space, urban infrastructure, digital technologies, and housing poverty and wealth. He is the author of The Geopolitics of Real Estate: Reconfiguring Property, Capital and Rights.






richard-ronaldDr Richard Ronald – Centre for Urban Studies, University of Amsterdam
Dr Ronald’s research focuses on housing in relation to social, economic and urban transformations in Europe and Pacific Asia. He has held Japan Foundation as well as Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowships at Kobe University in Japan, and been a Visiting Professor at Kyung Hee University in Seoul, South Korea as well as at the Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore. He is currently Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Housing Policy. Richard is currently leading a project funded by the European Research Council, HOUWEL, investigating the role of family held housing property wealth in shaping welfare relations and regimes



luci-ellisDr Luci Ellis – Assistant Governor (Economic), Reserve Bank of Australia 
Luci Ellis was appointed to the position of Assistant Governor (Economic) at the Reserve Bank of Australia in November 2016. In this role, which she will assume in December 2016, she will be responsible for the Bank’s Economic Analysis and Economic Research departments and is the chief economic advisor to the Governor and the Board. She also chairs the Bank committee responsible for its data strategy and is the executive sponsor of the Bank’s Business Analysts Community, its Mathematica Users Community and its LGBTI+ allies employee resource group. Luci has been a member of the Australian Statistics Advisory Council since November 2015.