Author Archives: Sophie Sturup

Employment Demonstrator goes to Dublin

  The employment demonstrator team was in Dublin on 16 July delivering a paper on the tool they have developed entitled “An Open-Source Tool for Identifying Industrial Clusters in a Data-Poor Environment”. The paper was delivered at the AESOP/ACSP Joint Congress “Planning for Resilient Cities and Regions”. The paper was well delivered in a session […]

Employment Demonstrator: Key Technologies, Features and Project Outputs

Demonstrator 2 is building a tool designed to allow identification and interrogation of Melbourne metropolitan employment clusters.  This tool has been identified as a central requirement if Victorian government agencies and researchers are to develop improved understanding of the outcomes of clustering policy in Melbourne, the growth and development of jobs across Melbourne and the […]

Employment Update

This week the employment demonstrator project team welcomed a new team member in the form of Benny Chen as our resident coding expert.  Benny is a PhD candidate in geomatics in the Department of Infrastructure Engineering and has just submitted his PhD for evaluation. Benny’s skills combine GIS visualisation, spatial analysis and modelling with a […]