Presentation

Communal Spaces and Living Spaces: Battling the Under Supply and Affordability of Accommodation

Communal Spaces and Living Spaces: Battling the Under Supply and Affordability of Accommodation

In this presentation from the Student Accommodation Summit 2018 Ron De Haan, Director, Student Accommodation at the University of New South Wales explores;

  • Accommodation models that enable better shared spaces and facilities as an affordable solution for students
  • Overcoming the barriers to construction costs or planning restrictions with developers to continuously meet supply and affordability in the long term
  • Understanding what drives the international market in Australian universities to cater to expectations and what strategic plans Universities and accommodation providers should put in place to maintain commercial competitiveness
University of Melbourne’s Carlton Connect Initiative: Housing Graduate Students and Visiting Academics

University of Melbourne’s Carlton Connect Initiative: Housing Graduate Students and Visiting Academics

In this presentation from the Student Accommodation Summit 2018 Vanessa Campbell, Development Manager, Operations, Carlton Connect Initiative at the University of Melbourne explores;

  • Respond to gaps within current university housing provision through diverse apartment offerings and cluster models specifically targeting graduates and visiting academics
  • How the accommodation supports the University’s engagement objectives with the co-location of students, academics, researcher, entrepreneurs and industry partners, offering exciting opportunities for synergies and enriching educational experiences
  • The design of the accommodation will foster an active and engaged cohort that meaningfully use facilities and amplify academic energy, contributing to the vibrancy of CCI
Expanding Deakin’s Residential Services and Student Experience

Expanding Deakin’s Residential Services and Student Experience

In this presentation from the Student Accommodation Summit 2018 Yonna Cowan, General Manager at Deakin Residential Services explores;

  • Features of the internal apartments and open recreational space that enhances student comfort
  • Meeting expectations: Creating a space that caters to all students
  • Working and communicating with the project team, stakeholders and communities to assist with responsibilities regarding the build and design