Tony Wong


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Professor Tony Wong works in the Office of the Provost and senior Vice-President (Research) at Monash University, Clayton Campus. Tony is the Chief Executive of the Cooperative Research Centre for Water Sensitive Cities (CRCWSC), with research hubs in Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Singapore.

Tony is internationally recognised for his research and practice in sustainable urban water management, particularly Water Sensitive Urban Design. His expertise has been gained through national and international consulting, research, and academia and has led a large number of award-winning urban design projects. He was the Institution of Engineers, Australia 2010 Civil Engineer of the Year, cited as having defined "a new paradigm for design of urban environments that blends creativity with technical and scientific rigour'.

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Projects 2016 2016

Research Output 1997 2018

Improving human and environmental health in urban informal settlements: the Revitalising Informal Settlements and their Environments (RISE) programme

Brown, R. R., Leder, K. S., Wong, T., French, M., Ramirez, D., Chown, S. L., Luby, S., Clasen, T., Reidpath, D., El Sioufi, M., McCarthy, D. T., Forbes, A. B., Simpson, J., Allotey, P. & Cahan, B. 28 May 2018 In : The Lancet Planetary Health. 2, 29, p. 29-29 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOtherpeer-review

Open Access

Objectives and indexes for implementation of sponge cities - A case study of Changzhou City, China

Li, Z., Dong, M., Wong, T., Wang, J., Kumar, A. J. & Singh, R. P. 10 May 2018 In : Water: an open access journal. 10, 5, 14 p., 623

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Preparing for disruptions: A diagnostic strategic planning intervention for sustainable development

Malek Pour, S., Brown, R. R., de Haan, F. J. & Wong, T. H. F. 1 Mar 2017 In : Cities. 63, p. 58-69 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

An integrated approach to enhancing urban flood resilience in Elwood, Melbourne

Rogers, B. C., Arnbjerg-Nielsen, K., Bertram, N., Gunn, A. W., Lowe, R., Murphy, C. L. S., Pasman, R., Radhakrishnan, M., Urich, C. H. & Wong, T. H. F. 2016 Proceedings of Ozwater 2016. Melbourne, Australia: Australian Water Association

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperOtherpeer-review

A Water Sensitive Cities Index to support transitions to more liveable, sustainable, resilient and productive cities

Chesterfield, C. J., Rogers, B. C., Beck, L. E., Brown, R. R., Dunn, G. O., de Haan, F. J., Lloyd, S., Urich, C. H. & Wong, T. H. F. 2016 Proceedings of Singapore International Water Week. Singapore: International Water Association

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperOtherpeer-review


2017 Excellence in Innovation Award

Maud Cassaignau (Recipient), Markus Jung (Recipient), Tony Hoong Fatt Wong (Recipient), Jianbin Wang (Recipient), Peter Francis Breen (Recipient) & Jonathan Shinkfield (Recipient), 24 May 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2017 2017

  • 1 Contribution to conference

Dap_r Symposium

Jung, M. (Member of programme committee), Cassaignau, M. (Member of programme committee), Jonathan Shinkfield (Member of programme committee), Jianbin Wang (Member of programme committee), Wong, T. H. F. (Member of programme committee), Breen, P. F. (Member of programme committee)
26 Sep 20176 Oct 2017

Activity: Contribution to conference