Recap Online Mission 28 May: China – Technology to enhance the quality of life

China was the destination of our Online Mission on Thursday 28 May. Our guest speaker is Mr. Hu (from the Academic and Information Center of the China Academy of Urban Planning and Design, CAUPD). With him we talked about how technology is used in the old city of Beijing for citizens participation and to enhance the quality of life of the citizens. Mr. Mathias Lehner, program manager at the Royal Institute of Dutch Architects (BNA) opened the online event.

This online get-together is made possible by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO).

On this page you can watch the video recording of the session and find the links metioned in the presentations.

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We are very proud that the editors of the renowned Chinese magazine “Landscape Architecture” (风景 园林) in their special about smart cities pays attention to our book “A smart city, this is how you do it” and the City Deal with the same name. The entire article can be read on our website. The magazine itself can be ordered on the publisher’s site.

Watch the livestream recording below.