Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
- Category A: Introduction of the city/region for a general audience (students and others) with an emphasis on current urban innovation activities
Event Partner(s): HKSAR Planning Department, Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, Ministry of Urban Development and Housing
Speaker(s):Mrs. Susanne Metz, First Director General, Directorate-General for Regional Planning and Urban Development Hamburg
- German Consulate General
- Port of Hamburg
- Planning Department of the HKSAR Government
- Environment Bureau of the HKSAR
- Energizing Kowloon East Office
- Civic Exchange
- Designing Hong Kong
This will be an introductory event showcasing the city of Hamburg, including history, economic situation and future development plans. It will have a particular focus on the European Green Capital Award 2011, its attendant municipal policies and an assessment of ‘green’ development strategies until today. The talk will sketch an outlook over further ‘green’ policies up to and including the Olympic Games 2024, in the light of European climate protection and energy consumption reduction objectives (‘Strategy 2020’).
This is a CCL event for HKBU students.
Bookings are closed for this event.