Disrupting the housing market, 4 December 2018, Hobart
Prof Chris Pettit
Director of the City Analytics Program, City Futures Research Centre, UNSW
Professor Chris Pettit is the inaugural Chair of Urban Science at the University of New South Wales, Director of the City Analytics Program, City Futures Research Centre, UNSW. He is on the Board of Directors of CUPUM (Computers in Urban Planning and Urban Management) and on the international advisory board for “Geo for all.”
His expertise is in the convergence of the fields of Urban Planning and Geographical Information Sciences (GIS) where he has published more than 150 peer reviewed papers. For the last 20 years, he has been undertaking research and development in the use of spatial information and mapping technologies for envisioning what if? scenarios across both urban and regional landscapes. His research expertise also span into applications, development and the critique of geographical visualization tools including, advanced spatial decision support systems and city dashboards.