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Cities and Governance Webinar Series

 

 

Lingnan University's Cities and Governance Webinar Series 2021 launches on 28 September with a presentation entitled “Empirical Research on Urban Governance” by Dr Nuno F. da Cruz from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Further sessions will feature distinguished academics and industry leaders presenting webinars about transitional housing in Hong Kong, neighbourhood cohesion in Shenzhen, smart commuting, urban renewal and green energy. The webinar series emphasises the University's promotion of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which are designed to foster better global societies in the future. The Cities and Governance webinar series is directly related to SDG17 (Partnerships for the Goals) which aims to revitalise global partnerships for sustainable development.

 

 

Empirical Research on Urban Governance

 

Date : 28 Sep 2021 (Tue)

Time : 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Speaker : Dr Nuno F. da Cruz, Assistant Professorial Research Fellow, LSE Cities, London School of Economics and Political Science

Online Registration : https://lingnan.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_d0GKbfkOJDAVLv0

 

Social Housing in Hong Kong: From Social Movement to “New” Housing Policy?

 

Date : 12 Oct 2021 (Tue)

Time : 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Speaker : Mr Charles Ho, Project Director (Social Housing), The Hong Kong Council of Social Service

Online Registration :  https://lingnan.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3KPsACR6I504z9s

 

Neighbourhood Cohesion and Urban Life in the City of the Future: Shenzhen

 

Date : 26 Oct 2021 (Tue)

Time : 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Speaker : Prof. Ka Ho Mok, Vice-President and Lam Man Tsan Chair Professor of Comparative Policy, Lingnan University

Online Registration :  https://lingnan.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3yfpKrxJr55mDWK

 

From Transportation to Transformation: the Vision for Smart Commuting

 

Date : 9 Nov 2021 (Tue)

Time : 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Speaker : Dr Rex Auyeung, Chairman, MTR Corporation Limited

Online Registration :  https://lingnan.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cUUU7u9wi7fuCIS

 

‘Kainos’ Urban Renewal: Place-based Renewal for Human Flourishing

 

Date : 23 Nov 2021 (Tue)

Time : 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Speaker : Prof. Mee Kam Ng, Professor of Director of the Urban Studies Programme and Associate Director of Institute of Future Cities, CUHK

Online Registration :  https://lingnan.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0HrV0uh5aSSkTC6

 

Powering and Greening Hong Kong

 

Date : 30 Nov 2021 (Tue)

Time : 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Speaker : Mr Thomas Lui, Senior Project Manager – Strategic Development, CLP Power Hong Kong Limited

Online Registration :  https://lingnan.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0pQ0ARFCh94hT1A

 

 

Format: Zoom Webinar

Medium of instruction: English

* Zoom webinar link for each seminar will be sent to participants before the seminar.