As the key expert of EC-LINK (Europe -China Eco Cities Link Project) on sustainable urban planning, East West Urban Consultancy has been on charge for the following cooperation and exchange in the field of sustainable urban development. In 2018 The exchange has emphasized on green building, resilient/sponge city development. Chinese and WU cities have been intensively involved,such as Zhuhai, Guilin, Zhuzhou, Qingdao and Amsterdam, Bologna, Valencia, Hamburg and Berlin.
Under the leader of International Cooperation Department of Building Energy and Science & Technology, Ministry of Housing & Urban Rural Development, a delegation formed by different Chinese city urban planning departments’ representatives has officially visited the Dutch Ministry of Interior and Kingdom Relationship in mid –September.
A delegation from Landsea Group Nanjing & Shanghai Offices has visited the Netherlands for Urban Regeneration in mid -September. The company is among the top 100 leading developers in China and at the frontier of green tech properties, such as green-building technologies, green elderly care and green financial services.
Ms. Xiaocun Ruan has been proposed by GIZ (Germany Society of International Cooperation) as key expert for sustainable urban planning for Europe- China Eco cities link project. Ms. Ruan will respons for improving the communication and thus accelerating the speed of cooperation among China & European cities. EC-LINK project is ..
During the period of December 2017 to January 2018, Shenzhen Urban Planning & Design Research Institute was looking for a famous Dutch Architectural firm to cooperate in order to join the international competition for Qianhai Area, Shenzhen. This competition is organized by Shenzhen Qianhai Project Bureau. It is about an ..
A delegation from China Academy of Urban Planning and Design Research Institute (CAUPD), under the lead of vice director Mr. Wang Kai, visited Belgium and the Netherlands from 24 – 30 November 2017. The Delegation was well received by the Flanders Metropolitan Area Spatial Planning Department in Brussels, where an ..
A delegation of Urban Planning & Design Institute of Shenzhen visited in the Netherlands, Germany and Switzerland from 10 to 19 October 2017.The main themes that they wanted to know are Urban renewal/urban regeneration; redevelopment of port areas/ reuse of the heritage of industrial area; sustainable mobility; Social housing development and the development of characteristic small towns.
A delegation from Shenzhen Urban Planning and Design Research Institute has visited the Netherlands and Germany in September 2017. The main goal was to exchange experience with Dutch colleagues on the following themes: public facilities and public space’s planning and design, mixed-use of land development and innovation business parks’ planning.
East & West Urban Consultancy has initiated with Beijing Urban Planning & Design Research Institute for a project Urban Regeneration Strategy for Built Areas (1950–2000) in Beijing. Together with Beijing University of Technology, BGSV Urban Planning, Molenaar & Co Architects, TU Delft and Stedplan, we have formed a kern group who will take actions in Beijing. We have submitted our project proposal for the Dutch Creative Industrial Fund in January 2017.