On Wednesday 8th February, The Sustainable Design and Development Research Cluster hosted its first seminar in 2012. A delegation team of academics from Tongji University and the Shanghai World Expo Promotion Centre were visiting New Zealand and Australia.
Professor Li Guangming, Vice Director of Office of Science and Technology and Professor of College of Environmental Science and Engineering, and Vice Director of Shanghai World Expo 2010 Science and Technology Promotion Center shared about the sustainability challenges around the planning and design of the 2010 Shanghai Expo, and the subsequent lessons and longer term outcomes for the site. The presentation was followed by an informal discussion. The FBE Dean,
Professor Alec Tzannes joined the event later.