Shanshui City: Exploring Sustainable Urban Development in China
Professor Hu will speak on the dynamic changes in land planning and design in China. His talk will focus on the adoption and impacts of sustainable practices in China’s rapidly expanding urban fabric. Several of his masterpieces will be featured, including the Beijing Olympic Forest Park (home of Beijing 2008 Olympics). Professor Hu is vice-president of the Beijing Tsinghua Tongheng Urban Planning & Design Institute, Director of the Research Center for Landscape Architecture, and council member of Chinese Society of Landscape Architecture.