Lecture: Planners and developers: conflicts or cooperation? - with a 30-year experience of urban planning and management in Suzhou



Keming XU

Certified planner, senior planner

Keming Xu is currently Deputy Chief Planner of Suzhou Planning Bureau, Director of Suzhou City Planning and Information Center, and Deputy Director of Suzhou High Speed Rail New Town Administrative Committee. Mr. Xu has over 30 years' experience in planning, design and management in Suzhou. He has chaired and participated over 100 planning and design projects, and has won the First and Second Prizes of Outstanding Planning Design Project at Ministry and Provincial levels.

Selected Planning and Design Projects:

  1. Suzhou City Master Plan (2007-2020)
  2. Suzhou Comprehensive Urban Design
  3. Suzhou Old Town 54 Neighbourhood Regulatory Detailed Plan
  4. Suzhou Huqiu District Comprehensive Redevelopment Plan
  5. Suzhou Huqiu District Urban Design
  6. Suzhou High Speed Rail New Town Master Plan
  7. Research on Suzhou Building Height and Urban Form

Please note: the lecture will be delivered in Chinese and will be briefly translated in English.