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Seminar on “A Significant Case in China Urban and Rural Planning – Beichuan New Town Reconstruction in Sichuan”

Date, time & venue 
2013-11-07;6:15pm for 6:30pm to 8:00pm;Venue changed from Room Z2-034 to Innovation Tower V, L3, Room 322, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon


Joint Organisers

Co-organised by HKIE CVD and YMC, Hong Kong Institute of Planners and supported by Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Hong Kong City University




Mr YIN Huiliang, Deputy Director, China Academy of Urban Planning & Design



Programme Highlights

The post-disaster reconstruction after Wenchuan [5.12] Earthquake in 2008 is a significant public event in a specific era, while the reconstruction of Beichuan New Town in Sichuan is the epitome of the whole process. The post-disaster development planning for Beichuan New Town is considered as a milestone in China's urban and rural planning.

[The talk will be delivered in Putonghua]





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Change of Venue


Please note that the venue of seminar has been changed from Room Z2-034 to Innovation Tower V, L3, Room 322, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon







Registration & Enquiries


Seats are limited and allocated on first-come-first-serve basis with priority given to the member of co-organising parties.


Priority registration is required.


Limited seats for walk in registration.


For registration please click the button "Enrollment Form" at bottom of this page.


For enquiries, please contact Ir Iman LAI at tel. 9452 2010 or email



CPD Certificate

CPD certificate will be issued to those who attend the seminar



Photos of the Seminar

Please visit photo album "20131107 Seminar on Beichuan New Town Reconstruction in Sichuan"

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