Events

Past Event

Beijing Panel: Sustainable Transport in the Future

June 23, 2018
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing

On June 23, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing collaborating with World Wildlife Fund and Sustainable City will host a panel discussion themed on sustainable transport in the future. Through supporting next-generation technologies, we look forward to cleaner and more efficient vehicles that will replace oil with low-carbon fuels.

 

Speakers

Xin Chen, director of WWF Climate and Energy Project.

Daizong Liu, director of China Sustainable Cities Program and China Transport Program Director.

Tao Yang, deputy director of the Innovation Center of the China Academy of Urban Planning and Design and the deputy editor of Urban Design published by Tsinghua University.

Diwen Shen, alumnus from the University of Pennsylvania.

Ziyu Zhuang, partner and registered architect of RSAA.

Hui Zeng, former director of Beijing Office at Linear Venture, Convener & Co-founder at China AI 30 Forum.

Zhexing Li, member of the Institute of Future Cities.

 

Agenda

17:30 - 18:00   Registration

18:00 - 18:15   Opening Remarks

18:15 - 18:40   Multidimensional View of Urban Digital Space

18:40 - 19:05   The Bus Revolution Network, when Bus Replacing Cars

19:05 - 19:35   Discussion on Future Design

19:40 - 20:05   Driving into the Future - Autonomous Driving and Future Transport

20:05 - 20:30   Walkable Future City

20:30 - 20:55   Informal Discussion

 

Special Notice

  • The event will be conducted in Chinese.

  • Due to limited seats, registration will be verified through the QR code of confirmation. Please present the QR code at the entrance. 

  • Please plan to arrive no earlier than the registration time and no later than 20 minutes after the end of registration period.

  • If you are unable to attend the event, please inform us in advance. 

  • If you have any questions, please leave us a message below or email to beijing.cgc@columbia.edu.