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International conference in XJTLU university in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province in China on 18/19 October 2012
It’s a dual ‘academic conference‘ and ‘public round-table debate‘ festival. See: www.masterplanningthefuture.org
The UK ambassador and the Irish consul will be opening the event and a full list of speakers is listed here:
The academic conference includes 75 participants from the following countries: Spain, France, Mexico, UK, US, Germany, Portugal, Greece, Italy, Ireland, Afghanistan, Egypt, China, Hawaii, Japan, Australia, India, Nepal and Ukraine.
The Architectural Review – the world’s oldest architecture magazine – is hosting the drinks reception. We are guest editing their September edition which is ALL about Chinese architecture.
guest editor, Architectural Review
lecturer in architecture, XJTLU, Suzhou
author, The Lure of the City: From Slums to Suburbs