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Seminar: Challenges and Difficulties of Getting Large-scale Infrastructure Going in the United Kingdom


  • City Gallery Meeting Room, 3/F City Gallery, 3 Edinburgh Place, Central Hong Kong (map)

Mr Robert Upton, the first Director of Planning Department, is invited by Planning Department to share his experiences on the challenges and difficulties of getting large-scale infrastructure going in the United Kingdom (UK).  This would be a good opportunity for planners as well as other development related professionals to learn more about the updated planning and development in UK.  Planning Department has therefore extended this invitation to members of professional institutes in the development field.   

About the Speaker 
Mr Robert Upton is ex-Director of Planning Department (end 1989 – mid 1991), ex- Secretary-General of Royal Town Planning Institute and the Deputy Chair of the Infrastructure Planning Commission in UK. 

Seminar Details

Date:        29 November 2014 (Saturday) 
Time:        10:00 am - 12:00 noon
Venue:        Meeting Room, 3/F City Gallery, 3 Edinburgh Place, Central (see location plan) 

        
Topic:         Challenges and Difficulties of Getting Large-scale Infrastructure Going in the United Kingdom (Speech in English) 

For registration and enquiries, please send a reply email to "enquiry@citygallery.gov.hk" or contact Ms Stephanie Pang or Ms Nicole Lam of City Gallery at 3102 1242. 

Earlier Event: November 28
Symposium: Open Space Design
Later Event: December 2
HKIP 35th Anniversary Dinner