Conference program February 24th to 26th, 2011

Correct as of February 22nd, 2011

Venue: School of Design and Environment, NUS
4 Architecture Drive, Singapore 117566

For details of themes and program for the Parallel Sessions, see here.

 

Wednesday February 23rd, 2011

Venue: School of Design and Environment, NUS

16:00-18:00

Registration

 

Thursday February 24th, 2011

Venue: School of Design and Environment, NUS

8:30-9:30

Registration

9:30-9:40

Opening Address
Heng Chye Kiang (Dean School of Design and Environment, NUS)

9:40–10:00

Global Visions – Introduction of the Theme
Jürgen Rosemann (Chairman IFoU)

10:00-12:00

Keynote Speeches:Planning and Design of Sustainable Cities
Moderator: Joaquin SabatéBel (UPC Barcelona)

10:00-10:45

Cheong Koon Hean (Housing Development Board, Singapore)

10:45-11:15

Coffee Break

11:15-12:00

Kees Christiaanse (ETH Zürich)

12:00-13:30

Lunch

13:30-15:00

Forum: The Challenges of Sustainability
Panel Discussion

Chua Soon Guan (PUB National Water Agency, Singapore)
Melvyn Thong (LTA Singapore)
Zhou Yu Liang (Surbana Urban Planning Group)

15:00-15:30

Coffee Break

15:30-18:00

Singapore City Tours: Thematic excursions by bus

 

Friday February 25th,2011

Venue: School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore

9:00-9:10

Welcome Address
Wong Yunn Chii (Head of the Department of Architecture, NUS)

9:10-9:30

The Centre for Sustainable Asian Cities
Lai-Choo Malone (Director CSAC)

9:30-11:00

Keynote Speeches: Design for/of the Sustainable Society
Moderator: Mao Qizhi (Tsinghua University)

9:30-10:15

Edward Soja (UCLA)

10:15-11:00

Jaques Ferrier (Paris)

11:00-11:30

Coffee Break

11:30-1300

Parallel Sessions details

Group I

Venue LR427

Group II

Venue LR426

Group III

Venue LR425

Group IV

Venue LR424

Group V

Venue LR423

Group VI

Venue LR422

Group VII

Venue LR421

13:00-14:00

Coffee Break

14:00-16:00

Parallel Sessions details

Group I

Venue LR427

Group II

Venue LR426

Group III

Venue LR425

Group IV

Venue LR424

Group V

Venue LR423

Group VI

Venue LR422

Group VII

Venue LR421

16:00-16:30

Coffee Break

16:30-18:00

Parallel Sessions details

Group I

Venue LR427

Group II

Venue LR426

Group III

Venue LR425

Group IV

Venue LR424

Group V

Venue LR423

Group VI

Venue LR422

Group VII

Venue LR421

18:00-19:00

Poster Presentations Venue LR427 details
Moderators: HencoBekkering (TU Delft), Hui Xiao-Xi (BjUT)

 

Saturday February 26th,2011

Venue: School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore

09:30-11:00

Keynote Speeches: Designing the Asian City
Moderator: Paola Vigano (Universitá IUAV di Venezia)

09:30-10:15

Meng Yang (Urbanus, Shenzhen and Beijing)

10:15-11:00

Sanjay Prakash (New Delhi)

11:00-11:30

Coffee Break

11:30-13:00

Parallel Sessions details

Group I

Venue LR427

Group II

Venue LR426

Group III

Venue LR425

Group IV

Venue LR424

Group V

Venue LR423

Group VI

Venue LR422

Group VII

Venue LR421

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-15:30

Parallel Sessions details

Group I

Venue LR427

Group II

Venue LR426

Group III

Venue LR425

Group IV

Venue LR424

Group V

Venue LR423

Group VI

Venue LR422

Group VII

Venue LR421

15:30-16:00

Coffee Break

16:00-18:15

Final Plenum Moderator: HencoBekkering (TU Delft)

16:00-16:40

Reports from the Parallel Sessions

16:40-17:10

Reflections on the Conference Theme
Liu Thai Ker (RSP, Singapore)

17:10-17:40

Awards for the Best Papers of the Conference

17:40-18:00

Announcement of the next IFoU conference in 2012 in Barcelona

18:00-18:15

Closing Addresses
Chiu-Yuan Wang (Director IFoU)
Heng Chye Kiang (Dean SDE)

18:30-20:30

Farewell Dinner

 

Sunday February 27th, 2011

7.00-21.00

Optional Tour to Malacca & Visit to Tun Tan Cheng Lock Centre (by registration only)