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Seminar on Neighbourhood/Community Planning

  • City Gallery 3 Edinburgh Place Central, Hong Kong Island Hong Kong (map)

Community Planning has been evolving in different parts of the world. 
We are glad to have invited distinguished speakers to share about various examples of community planning, and explore their relevance to Hong Kong situation. 

Date: 23 May 2015 (Saturday)
Time: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm (Registration starts at 9:45am)
Venue: Meeting Room, 3/F, City Gallery, 3 Edinburgh Place, Central, Hong Kong

Topics and Speakers

Neighbourhood planning in UK

Professor Janet Askew, President of Royal Town Planning Institute, UK

The German way of social integration in planning - a sense of tolerance and belonging 
Ms Maggie Chin, District Planning Officer/Fanling ,Sheung Shui and Yuen Long East, Planning Department

Why bottom-up community planning? We need to plan for use values in lived space! 
Professor Mee Kam Ng, Department of Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Followed by panel discussion chaired by Dr. Peter Cookson-Smith.

The seminar will be conducted in English and is free of charge. For registration and enquiries, please send email to "" or contact Ms Karis Chu or Ms Jackie Yung of City Gallery at 3102 1242.