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Central Highlands Population Forum

Population Forum

OUTCOMES:

  1. TO BE BETTER INFORMED ABOUT POPULATION FORECASTING

  2. TO BETTER UNDERSTAND THE KEY AGENCIES AND THEIR ROLES

  3. TO DISCUSS NEW POPULATION FORECASTS FOR THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS

  4. TO EMBED CENTRAL HIGHLANDS PRIORITIES INTO GOVERNMENT AND INDUSTRY PLANNING

PRESENTERS  Ross Barker is the Manager, Planning Information and Forecasting Unit in the Queensland Department of Local Government and Planning, a position he has held for more than a decade. In this position Ross provides expert interpretation and advice on a wide range of demographic, housing and urban development issues that impact on the provision of infrastructure and services across Queensland.

 Alison Taylor is Principal Demographer in the Planning Information and Forecasting Unit, Queensland Department of Local Government, Planning, Sport and Recreation. The Unit has responsibility for monitoring and producing demographic, housing and urban land information to support urban and regional planning in Queensland. Alison has been in this role for six years. Prior to this, Alison managed the Social Research Unit at Gold Coast City Council and was a demographic planner for NSW School Education. Alison currently has a key role for the Queensland government that includes analysing demographic, housing, socio-economic and residential land development trends and conveying the results of these analyses to a wide range of users. In her spare time Alison is trying to finish a PhD looking at social structure and spatial patterns in Gold Coast City.

For  information on the Population Forum please click here.

Report from Population forum please click here

 

You’re Invited . . .

… to participate in a

Central Highlands

Regional Forum

 

FUNCTION DETAILS

Date Friday, 18 February 2005

Time 9.30 am – 5.00 pm

Venue Emerald Agricultural College

Cost $40 (includes GST)

Includes Lunch & Morning/Afternoon Tea

RSVP 11 February 2005

CHDC (07) 4982 4386

PRESENTERS

Ross Barker

Ross Barker is the Manager, Planning Information and Forecasting Unit in theQueensland Department of Local Government and Planning, a position he hasheld for more than a decade.

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