Stephen Yarwood

Urban Futurist, City2050 and, Former Lord Mayor, City of Adelaide

Stephen Yarwood is a highly respected Futurist, City Planner and the Former Lord Mayor of Adelaide who consults internationally on the future citizen, technological change, strategic planning, smart and healthy cities, wellness, personal & professional development and innovation in governance and leadership. Stephen has a wealth of practical experience working on mega projects in the middle east, as well as for numerous cities, states, nations and global companies. Hear what he believes cities of the future will look like, how innovation is shaping them and what we can do to get ahead of the evolving landscape of future ready cities and places.


  • KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Cities of the future: Exploring the ideas, people and technologies that are shaping them