Matthew heads up .id's population forecasting team. He has extensive demographic and specialist forecasting knowledge in both metropolitan and regional Australia. Matthew had five years experience in the Department of Infrastructure (Vic), responsible for undertaking Regional State Government Population Forecasts and assisting in the production of the Metropolitan Melbourne Population Forecasts.Since joining .id in 2000, Matthew developed a small area population forecasting model which is subscribed to by over 120 councils across Australia. He went on to develop a sub-CCD based forecast for Victoria which enables users to obtain forecasts for any catchment. He is now extending these forecasts to NSW. If you want to know about the future of Australian cities, ask Matthew.