Public Transportation and Public Health Workshop

11:30 AM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - AmCham China Conference Room

ULI Mainland China, the American Chamber of Commerce China, and Asia Society together will host a workshop focusing on public transportation and public health. This workshop is one of several that ULI Mainland China and Asia Society will hold in the lead up to the 3rd Pacific Cities Sustainability Initiative (PCSI) Conference, which will be held in Beijing from April 20th to 22nd. Also, the discussions in the workshops will be incorporated into a future publication by ULI in partnership with the China Center for Urban Development (CCUD) and the China Business Council for Sustainable Development (CBCSD). The aim of these efforts is to introduce relevant global best practices in key areas of urban development to promote sustainable urban development in mainland China.

Dr. Lee In-Keun, Head of Land and Housing Institute, LH Corporation; Former Planning Director, Assistant Mayor, Seoul, Korea
Jason Thorn, General Manager, Planning and Economic Development for the City of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Dr. Jiangyan Wang, Executive Director, China Sustainable Transportation Center of Energy Foundation

AmCham China Conference Room
6/F, Tower AB, The Office Park, No. 10 Jintongxi Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing

11:30 am-12:00 pm - Registration
12:00 pm-12:05 pm - Opening Remarks
12:05 pm-12:30 pm - Presentation I, Speaker: Dr. Lee In-Keun
12:30 pm-12:50 pm - Presentation II, Speaker: Mr. Jason Thorn
12:50 pm-1:10 pm - Presentation III, Beijing's Transportation Infrastructure, Speaker: Dr. Jiangyan Wang
1:10 pm-1:30 pm - Presentation IV, Impact of Pollution and Urban Built Environment on Public Health in Beijing, Speaker: TBD
1:30 pm-2:30 pm - Small Group Discussions: Public Transportation and Public Health (Each group will generate top 10 recommendations for Beijing in terms of public transportation and public health)
2:30 pm-2:50 pm - Announcement of Recommendations
2:50 pm-3:00 pm - Closing remarks

Cardholding members advanced discounted online price: Free
Non-cardholding employees of member companies: Free
Non-members: Free

Special Registration Information:

Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

AmCham China Events:
Events have limited seating so to ensure your attendance we encourage advance online registration and payment for ALL events. We cannot guarantee entry to anyone not registered in advance. All AmCham China events are in English unless stated otherwise. Please also be aware that the Member Advanced Price is only for members who register AND pay online prior to the closing date and time for this event. Members who do not register and pay online will be charged the At-The-Door price.

This event is off-the-record.

For more information, please contact: Elizabeth Barrett, Email: [email protected].

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Please note: Requests for official payment receipts for 2013 (fapiao) must be submitted to AmCham China before December 25, 2013. Requests made after that time will not be accommodated. Please contact [email protected].

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