Speakers

Clover Moore

Lord Mayor, City of Sydney

Clover Moore

Lord Mayor, City of Sydney

Clover Moore is Lord Mayor of Sydney, currently serving her third term and the first popularly elected woman to lead the City of Sydney. Clover also served as a member of the NSW Parliament from March 1988 to September 2012.

Throughout her public life, Clover has championed progressive policies, achieving reforms which increase government transparency and protect the vulnerable.

As Lord Mayor, Clover is leading the City in implementing Sustainable Sydney 2030, its internationally renowned long term plan to secure Sydney’s future as a leading international green liveable and creative city. This plan includes ambitious targets to reduce greenhouse emissions. This environmental leadership is internationally recognised and with the City being one of 11 cities recognised as compliant with the C40 Compact of Mayors on climate change. In 2011, the City became the first government in Australia to be certified as carbon neutral and 2014 it received the European Solar Prize for its Renewable Energy Master Plan.

Under her leadership, the City of Sydney has developed a global reputation for delivering award winning facilities, protecting open space, promoting design excellence, delivering new transport options, promoting and expanding the City’s cultural and creative life and initiating progressive solutions to complex city social problems.

Day:  Wednesday 14th June 2017
Time: 11:30am-12:45pm
Presentation Topic: City of Sydney Presentation