2018 2nd International Conference on Water Ecological Civilization and Green Urban-rural Integration Development

Events

The 2018 2nd International Conference on Water Ecological Civilization and Green Urban-rural Integration Development will be held in Suzhou on October 26th to 28th, 2018. It is jointly organized by Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU), Soochow University, Suzhou University of Science and Technology, Hohai University, the Office of Leading Group on Comprehensive River Chief System Reform of Wujiang District and Suzhou Wujiang Taihu New City Administrative Committee. International and national distinguished experts and scholars will be gathering together in the beautiful Suzhou in Yangtze River Delta and initiate communication, dialogues and discussions. The main themes of the conference are Water Ecological Civilization and Green Urban-rural Integration Development, with a focus on the contents of Sponge City Construction, Black-odor River Restoration and Management, Urban Ecological Protection and Construction Plan, Characteristic Pastoral Village and other related topics. It is expected to bring innovative ideas to improve the environment protection and urban-rural integration development and to benefit the internationalization of Wujiang, Suzhou. Therefore, the organizing committee would like to invite participants in all areas including governmental officers, representatives of enterprises and institutions, colleagues of scientific research institutes to join this high-profile conference. (Updating of the conference will be posted through the official WeChat account.)

ORGANIZATION

Organizers

  • Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
  • Soochow University
  • Suzhou University of Science and Technology
  • Hohai University
  • Suzhou Wujiang Taihu New City Administrative Committee
  • The Office of Leading Group on Comprehensive River Chief System Reform of Wujiang District

Co-organizer

  • Tongji University
  • East China Normal University

Undertakers

  • XJTLU-SZ Urban & Environmental Research Institute
  • XJTLU-Department of Health and Environmental Science
  • XJTLU-Huai’an Research Institute of New-type Urbanization

Supporters

  • Wujiang District People’s Government
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • World Future Council
  • XJTLU Artificial Intelligence Industry Research Institute
  • XJTLU International Innovation Hub
  • The Yangtze River Water Environment Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education
  • China Europe Water Platform
  • Shanghai Key Lab for Urban Ecological Processes and Eco-Restoration (SHUES)
  • Suzhou Association of Environment Protection Industry
  • Soil and Water Pollution Restoration Professional Committee of Shanghai Association of Environment Protection Industry
  • The Society for Ecological Rehabilitation of Beijing
  • China Water Ecological Industry Alliance
  • Committee of Landscape Architecture of Chinese Society for Urban Studies
  • Urban Development Research Institute of East China Normal Universit
  • Beijing HuiCheng Law Firm

Contents

  • Ecological civilization construction and water environment management
  • Water ecological restoration and black-odor river governance
  • Green urban-rural integration development and characteristic town construction
  • Construction and management of sponge city and smart city
  • Ecological landscape and frontier theory/practice of healthy cities
  • Application technologies of water environmental governance and river chief system

AGENDA

October 26th

  • Conference Registration
  • 20:00-20:45 Round Table Discussion (Guests) - I

DAY 1, October 27th

  • 8:30-8:45 Opening Ceremony
  • 8:45-9:00 Group Photo
  • 9:00-12:30 Keynote Speech 1: IAG28
  • 13:30-17:35 Track 1: BSG56 Topic: Ecological civilization construction and water environment management
  • 17:05-17:35 Round Table Discussion
  • 13:30-17:15 Track 2: BSG54 Topic: Water ecological restoration and black-odor river governance
  • 16:45-17:15 Round Table Discussion
  • 13:30-17:35 Track 3: BSG40 Topic: Urban-rural integration development and characteristic town construction
  • 16:45-17:05 Round Table Discussion
  • 17:05-17:30 Release Ceremony of 2018 Research Report on Characteristic Pastoral Villages in Suzhou (Wujiang Taihu New
  • City)
  • 20:00-20:45 Round Table Discussion (Guests) - II

DAY 2, October 28th

  • 8:30-12:30 Keynote Speech 2: IAG28
  • 13:30-17:15 Track 4: BSG56 Topic: Construction and management of sponge city and smart city
  • 16:45-17:15 Round Table Discussion
  • 13:30-17:15 Track 5: BSG54 Topic: Ecological landscape and frontier theory/practice of healthy cities
  • 16:45-17:15 Round Table Discussion
  • 13:30-17:15 Track 6: BSG40 Topic: Application technologies of water environmental governance and river chief system
  • 16:45-17:15 Round Table Discussion
  • 17:15-17:30 Closing Ceremony

CONTACT

  • Contacts: 0512-8816 7138
  • Mailbox: [email protected]
  • Address: #111 Renai Road, Industrial Park, Suzhou, China 215123