Held in October 2009 this Symposium attracted over 90 delegates and was quoted in local and national press articles.
The Symposium addressed topical and pertinent issues, including The 30 Year Plan for Adelaide. The keynote speakers were Professor Stephen LeRoy and Antoniette Plater. A diverse expert panel of industry professional and academics answered questions on the challenges facing property markets.
The Hon Paul Holloway MLC, Minister for Urban Development and Planning – The 30 Year Plan – Implications for Property Markets and Prices in South Australia
Professor Stephen LeRoy, Emeritus Professor University of California (Santa Barbara) and Adjunct Professor, University of Adelaide Business School – An Overview of the Sub-Prime Crises in the USA. Lessons for Australia
Antoniette Plater, Senior Portfolio Manager (Asia Pacific) Colonial First State – Analysis of Australian Property Markets
Panel session: Property and Investment Financing
Chair: Associate Professor Barry Burgan, Head of University of Adelaide Business School
Antoniette Plater, Senior Portfolio Manager (Asia Pacific) Colonial First State
Terry Walsh, Executive Director – Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) SA
Professor David Gallagher, Professor in Finance – University of Technology, Sydney