Conference at Shanghai, China, June 1, 2010

Title: Urban Space and Social Life: Theory and Practice 

The 1st 4C5M Studio Conference in Collaboration with Fudan University, Department of Sociology
Shanghai, China 
June 1, 2010 

 

Venue: 

Shanghai Ultra Spectrum Co. Ltd. 
10F, No.665 He Nan Road(s), Shanghai, 200010, China 
Tel: 86.21.63680132; 86.21.63666297 

 

Program:

9:00
Welcoming message from 4C5M Studio 

Ho Hon Leung and Raymond Lau 

 

9:15 
Mega Projects, Housing Rights, and Urban Citizenship in Shanghai and Mumbai 

Xuefei Ren, Department of Sociology, Global Urban Studies Program
Michigan State University, U.S.A. 

 

9:45 
Housebuilders and Homemakers: The Conservative Party and the British Housebuilders Federation’s Criticisms of the Labor Government’s Housing Policy 1945-51 

Dr. Matthew Hendley, Department of History 
State University of New York College at Oneonta, U.S.A. 

 

10:15 
Renovate to Create: Housing Issues and the Concept of “Age in Place” 

Dr. Ho Hon LEUNG, Department of Sociology 
State University of New York College at Oneonta, U.S.A.; McGill University 

Raymond Lau, Project Director 
ZHA Beijing Studio, Zaha-Hadid Architect, U.K. 

 

10:45
Break Time 

 

11:00 
The Spatial Practice in the Commercialization of Neighborhood: Case Study of Street Stores in Shanghai’s Old Residential Area 

ZHONG Xiahua, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Sociology, School of Social Development and Public Policy 
Fudan University, China 

 

11:30 
The Study on the Practice of the Post-earthquake Reconstruction of Xijie Historic District, Dujiangyan 

KOU Huaiyun, National Registration Planner, College of Architecture and Urban Planning 
Tonji University, China 

 

12:00-1:30
Lunch 

 

1:30 
Within Group Diversity: The Chinese Community in Manhattan’s Chinatown 

LI Yifei, Department of Sociology 
University of Wisconsin-Madison, U.S.A. 

 

2:00 
Ways of Seeing Linguistic Landscape 

Dr. Jackie Jia LOU, Department of English 
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong 

 

2:30
Resources-efficiency: Identifying Some Strategies for Sustainable Urban Development 

Johannes Dell, Albert Speer & Partner GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany, and Albert Speer & Partner Architect Consulting (Shanghai) Co., Ltd, China 

 

3:00 
City Lights 

Stephen Shen, Regional Manager Great China 
ERCO Lighting 

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