Innovation ecosystems workshop: Making it happen in Western Sydney



9 September 2016



The Future Cities Collaborative, together with Deloitte and UrbanGrowth NSW, invited key actors from the Parramatta region to a workshop led by Professor Ed Blakely, Chair of the Future Cities Collaborative, an initiative of the United States Studies Centre, to examine how we can accelerate the innovation economy in Western Sydney.

Innovation Ecosystems Workshop - Making it Happen in Western Sydney


  • Professor Edward Blakely
    Former Chair, Future Cities Collaborative, United States Studies Centre

    Edward Blakely was the Chair of the USSC's Future Cities Collaborative until 2016. He previously served for two years as Executive Director of the Office of Recovery and Development Administration for New Orleans following the devastation of hurricane Katrina.