MIT-Harvard  ChinaPlanning Network Annual Conference 2005 Program

Managing Rapid Growth and Developing Competitive Cities in China

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Thursday, March 17, 2005 MIT (Room 35-225)

2:30pm-2:45pm Opening Remark

Prof. Adèle Naudé Santos, Dean, School of Architecture and Planning, MIT

2:45pm-5:00pm Panel One: Physical Planning: Learning from International Experience

Panel Speakers:

Ms. Ellen Lou, Director, Urban Design and Regional Planning, S.O.M, Presentation

Mr. Chi Chung Wong, Director of Operations, EDAW, Inc., Presentation

Mr. Weiming Lu, President, Lowertown Redevelopment Corporation, Saint Paul, MN; Planning Advisor to the Mayor of Beijing, Presentation

Mr. David McIntyre, Principal, Sasaki, Presentation

Panel Discussants:

Prof. John de Monchaux, former Dean, School of Architecture and Planning, MIT

Prof. Dennis Frenchman, Head, City Design and Development, MIT

Panel Coordinator:

Mr. Ming Guo, MIT

6:00pm-8:00pm Conference Reception, Stella Room (7-338)

Welcome Remarks:

Prof. Lawrence Vale, Head, Department of Urban Studies and Planning, MIT

Friday, March 18, 2005 MIT (Room 1-190)

9:00am-12:00pm Panel Two: Transportation Challenges

Panel Speakers:

Prof. Peter Rogers, Harvard, Presentation

Prof. Randall Crane, UCLA, Presentation

Prof. John Pucher, Rutgers University, Presentation

Prof. Zheng-ren Peng, Univ. of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Presentation

Prof. Ming Zhang, Univ. of Texas, Presentation

Panel Discussants:

Mr. Fred Salvucci, Centre for Transportation and Logistics, MIT

Prof. Qing Shen, Univ. of Maryland

Panel Coordinator:

Mr. Jinhua Zhao, MIT

12:00pm-2:00pm Lunch

2:00pm-4:00pm Panel Three: The Changing Landscape of Housing in Urban China

Panel Speakers:

Prof. Fulong Wu, University of Southampton, UK, Presentation

Prof. Li Zhang, U. C. Davis, Presentation

Prof. Tingwei Zhang, UIC

Prof. Weiping Wu, Virginia Commonwealth University

Panel Discussant:

Prof. Tingwei Zhang, UIC

Mr. Alven H. Lam, U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Panel Coordinator:

Dr. Yan Zhang, World Bank

4:15pm-6:00pm Panel Four: Regional Planning

Panel Speakers:

Prof. Gary Jefferson, Brandeis University, Presentation

Ms. Cui-hong Yang, China Academy of Science, Presentation

Prof. Lanchih Po, Beijing University, Presentation

Panel Discussant:

Prof. Karen R. Polenske, Head, Interntional Development and Regional Planning, MIT

Panel Coordinator:

Mr. Zhan Guo, MIT

6:00pm Closing Remark

CPN2005 Conference Organizing Committee

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