Charles Landry, COMEDIA, UK
Charles is the founder of COMEDIA and an authority on creativity and its uses and how city futures are shaped by paying attention to the culture of a place. He is the author of ‘The Creative City: A Toolkit for urban innovators’ and ‘The Art of City Making’. Brecknock Consulting has worked in association with Charles and other members of COMEDIA on a range of projects in Australia and internationally, most significantly the Intercultural City project, an international research study into the cultural diversity and cities. As part of this project Brecknock Consulting worked with Charles on the design of the project web site and a series of related publications, including Richard Brecknock’s book ‘More Than Just a Bridge: Planning and Designing Culturally’.