Philippa Chandler

Philippa has a background in communication and cultural studies. Originally from Western Australia, she spent over ten years living in London where she worked as a ‘trendspotter’ at Next Big Thing and a researcher at both the BBC and Brunel University. As a hobby-job, she enjoys working behind the scenes at music festivals. Philippa is delighted to be back in Australia and working with VEIL. Philippa is in the final stages of a cultural geography PhD at Curtin University.

Current Projects:

Visions and Pathways 2040

Scenarios, visions and pathways for a low-carbon, resilient, built environment.
Four years, commencing July 2013 Funding:
CRC for Low-carbon Living. $1.7m (cash) / $1.6m (in-kind)

Research Case Studies

VEIL has a research stream that is tasked with identifying and exploring priority needs and opportunities for eco-innovation in Victoria. Once an area has been identified, the research task focuses

Completed Work:

Sustainable Cities Network

A communications hub as “a portal to the future of cities” that are ecologically, socially and culturally sustainable. A project of the Victorian Eco-Innovation Lab (VEIL). For the first time