Shanghai Workshop: International Forum on Global Suburbanisms



The International Workshop on Global Suburbanisms took place at Fudan University in Shanghai, China from May 9-11, 2015.

As a rapidly growing city, Shanghai is exposed to significant challenges with regard to social, economic, environmental, and cultural planning. This forum analyses suburbanization in Shanghai as well as other regions in China from various aspects including land, governance, and infrastructure. Organized by Major Collaborative Research Initiative (MCRI) on Global Suburbanisms, The City Institute at York University. Co-organized by Bartlett School of Planning, University College London Center for Urban & Regional Studies, Institute of Population Research, Fudan University Centre for Modern Chinese City Studies, East China Normal University Institute of Urban and Demographic Studies, and Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences.

Click here for a copy of the conference program.