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Public Seminar: Urban Governance, Land Supply, and Housing: Power, Politics, and Planning in England, Australia, and Hong Kong

  • Meng Wah Complex Lecture Theatre T1, Lower Ground 1, Meng Wah Complex, HKU (map)

A public seminar jointly organized by the Centre of Urban Studies and Urban Planning (HKU), Hong Kong Institute of Planners (HKIP) and the Affordable Housing Research Network (HKU) will be held on 19 July 2014. Details of the seminar are as follows:

 

Title: Urban Governance, Land Supply, and Housing: Power, Politics, and Planning in England, Australia, and Hong Kong

 

Date: 19/7/ 2014 (Sat)

Time: 2:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Venue: Lecture Theatre T1, Lower Ground 1, Meng Wah Complex, HKU

 

Speakers:

Associate Professor Nicole Gurran (Co-director, City Network, University of Sydney, Australia)

  • Urban planning, politics, and land supply in Australia

 

Professor Nick Gallent (Head, Bartlett School of Planning, University College London, UK)

  • Power and democracy in the English planning system

 

Mr. Kar-kan Ling (Director of Planning, HKSAR Government)

  • Supply of land and housing in Hong Kong: challenges and the road map ahead

 

Professor Rebecca Chiu (Director of Centre of Urban Studies and Urban Planning & Affordable Housing Research Network, HKU)

  • Land supply, planning politics and housing in Hong Kong

 

Moderator of Discussion Panel:

Mr. Raymond Lee (President, HKIP)

 

For details, please refer to the flyer attached.

/Editorfile/files/190714flyer(1).pdf

 

You are all welcome to attend. Prior registration is not necessary.

 

 

Public Affairs Committee, HKIP