October 19, 2019

Exchange on future collaboration with Chinese Academy of Urban Planning and Design (CAUPD) in Shanghai

Visiting Caupd

On October 18th 2019, the URA consortium team was invited to the prestigious Chinese Academy of Urban Planning and Design (CAUPD) Shanghai Branch, for an exchange with planners that have experiences in urban-rural planning projects in Huangyan-Taizhou region and an exchange about futire collaboration formats. Director of the urban design department, Mr. Liu Di, presented a recently completed urban design project in Taizhou; the Urban Design of the Central Innovation Centre (CIC) Project, located in Jiaojiang District. Besides discussing current planning approaches in Taizhou and sharing related planning material, Mr. Liu discussed the achievements of the CIC project, including the revision of land-use types on the planning policy level to support local government and entrepreneurs. Beyond that, potential long-term collaboration formats between both CAUPD and URA have been discussed.

Photo by URA research team