WKCDA to Host University Talk on 'City vs. Architecture'

The WKCD Authority will host a university talk titled ‘City vs. Architecture: Challenges and Opportunities’ on 21 April. Senior architects from three Conceptual Plan Consultants for the WKCD, namely Foster + Partners, Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA), and Rocco Design Architects, will be keynote speakers to share their experience and insights on master planning and architecture with university staff and students.

The talk will cover the interrelationship between architecture and development of cities; the influence that architecture has in shaping the identity of a city; as well as the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead in the fields of city planning and architecture.  All university staff and students are welcome. For registration, please contact Ms Ma at 2501 7949.

Venue: Room 526, 5/F, Knowles Building, the University of Hong Kong
Date: Wednesday, 21 April 2010
Time: 5.00 pm – 6.30 pm