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Symposium for Sustainable Landscape Design and New Town Development


  • 日期2016年3月5日
  • 时间上午9:30至下午3:30
  • 地点香港知专设计学院A001室 (港铁调景岭站A2出口对面)



THEi’s Department of Environment is organizing a symposium in collaboration with HKILA and Professional Green Building Council on Sustainable Landscape Design and New Town Development,with the proposed North East New Territories (NENT) Development taken as the subject case. A group of landscape architectural students is currently having a studio on this project and they will also share their interim findings during the event.




Programme/ Topic


9:15am – 9:30am


9:30am – 9:45am


Michael Thomas

9:45am – 10:10am

Post-third Generation New Towns

Maggie Chin (HKIP, DPO for Fanling/ Sheung Shui & Yuen Long East)

10:10am – 10:35am

Landscape and Open Space Strategy

Patrick Lau (Earthasia Limited, Past-president of HKILA)

10:35am – 10:50am

Coffee Break

10:50am – 11:15am

New Towns: Resilient Landscape Urbanism

Deborah Kuh (GLTMS, DevB)

11:15am – 11:45am

Panel Discussion / Q&A

11:45am – 1:15pm



1:15pm – 1:25pm

Research Students Narrative Film


1:25pm – 1:50pm

Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan

Jackie Yip (AFCD)

1:50pm – 2:15pm

Ecological Importance of Long Valley

Michael Leven (AEC Limited)

2:15pm – 2:50pm

Wetland Habitat and Conservation Management

Kami Hui (Conservation Association) and Vicky Yeung (HK Bird Watching Society)

2:50pm – 3:20pm

Panel Discussion / Q&A


Medium of the symposium will be in English. The event will be accountable towards 6 hours CPD.

Admission is free of charge and prior registration is required. For registration please complete the google form on or before 2nd March 2016. For further information please contact the organizer at