Committee for Sydney

Tim Williams: why cities are the orphans of public policy

Dr Tim Williams will provide a keynote speech at the National Growth Area Alliance Conference in Adelaide today (Thursday). Following is a summary of Dr Williams’ speech, which argues that…

Committee for Sydney launches night time commission

The Committee for Sydney has formed a commission tasked with improving the city’s night time economy. Comprising corporate and public sector players, the commission has been tasked with developing innovative…

Gabriel Metcalf committee for Sydney

New CEO for Committee for Sydney

Gabriel Metcalf, president and chief executive of US-based nonprofit urban think tank SPUR, is set to join Committee for Sydney by the end of the year. Mr Metcalf will become the…

Photograph of the Overall Best Smart City Project, Resilient Sydney Platform at the Committee for Sydney's City Smart Awards 2019

2019 Smart City Awards for a better Sydney

Urban wheelchair tracking technology, Transport for NSW’s Opal card system and a customisable strata app were among the winners this year’s Smart City Awards.