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Urban Design Days Report

Published: 16/02/2016
The first edition of UDD, held on 12h January, curated by the South China–Torino Collaboration Lab and promoted by the Consulate General of Italy in Guangzhou, has been closed successfully and it opened to a stronger directed connection between Italian cities and Chinese cities on the discussion around urban management.

Urban Design Day

Published: 07/01/2016
The Italian Consulate is organizing in collaboration with the South China-Torino Collaboration Lab, the UDD Urban Design Day on Thursday, January 12th, 2016.
In occasion of the event Italy and China meet together about the issues of urban design, with the aim to compare their own identities and experiences.

Presentation at “Creative and Cultural Industries” Conference – Roma

Published: 07/12/2015
Edoardo Bruno and Giaime Botti, PhD at Politecnico di Torino, presented their paper “Which Productive Outputs for Cultural-Led Industrial Preservation? The Chinese Challenge between Heritage and Urban Transformation” at the “Creative and Cultural Industrial Conference” at CROMA – Roma Uni Tre.

Interview with Prof. G.S. Lin, HKU

Published: 14/11/2015
South China - Torino Collaboration Lab interviews Prof. G.S. Lin, Chair Professor and Associate Dean of Social Sciences at the Department of Geography in Hong Kong University, for his deep knowledge about the Pearl River Delta topics including urbanization, urban-rural transition and social inequalities. He has wrote in 1997 the milestone book “Red Capitalism in South China: Growth and Development in Pearl River Delta”.

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