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Urban China Series

Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 3:00pm - 5:45pm
Columbia University Morningside Campus Avery Hall, Room 114

Please join the Urban China Network in GSAPP for a presentation by Xinmin Hua, Tingwei Zhang on the current Chinas urbanization issues. Xinmin Hua, an urban heritage conservationist and land ownership specialist, will take up from the look of Ancient Beijing City to unveil the history of land rights in China. Tingwei Zhang, Professor from Department of Urban Planning and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, will share with us his insight on Chinese urban planning approach, both practice and theory.

Event Program:

        3:00 - 4:20 PM, Xinmin HUA, The History of Land Ownership in China with Q&A, in Mandarin with translation

        4:20 - 4:30 PM, Break

        4:30 - 5:15 PM, Tingwei ZHANG, The Chinese Urban Planning: Practice and Theorywith Q&A, in English

 Registration is required