The US Studies Centre and Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning at the University of Sydney hosted a book launch prior to the City Revitalisation: Lessons for Sydney and its suburbs public lecture.

Three recently released books were officially launched at this event:

Resilient Coastal City Regions
: Planning for Climate Change in the United States and Australia Edited by Edward J. Blakely and Armando Carbonell Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Planning Australia: An Overview of Urban and Regional Planning 2nd Edition Edited by Susan Thompson and Paul Maginn University of New South Wales, Sydney

Australian Urban Land Use Planning: Principles, Systems and Practice 2nd edition Nicole Gurran Sydney University Press

This event coincided with the 10th International Urban Planning and Environment Association Symposium (UPE10), held at the University of Sydney, which the US Studies Centre co-hosted with the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning.