2018 Year in Review
As the Year of Pig has come I am reflecting on all I have achieved in the Dog Year of 2018. Today I am going to share the "Year in Review" which highlights all the works and accomplishments I have done in the past year.
Last year, I have been working closely with HKIUD, participated in the discussion of Active Ageing, experienced an interesting workshops. Meanwhile, I met experts, visionaries and game changers and share their thoughts on the various aspects of city life in tomorrow’s world. In addition, I have been writing articles to discuss various issues, such as future proofing city, tree management and urban liveability.
2. Barry Interviews (Shares)
Last year, I started writing a series of articles for URBANIZATION MAGAZINE. In this regular column, I take travels around the globe to discuss the essential ingredients that are focused on what makes better city living. I meet experts, visionaries and game changers and share their thoughts on the various aspects that can and should be at the heart of city life in tomorrow’s world.
3. Barry Says
In my Barry Says column, I have been writing articles to discuss about the planning issues of Hong Kong and the relevance to smart urban growth in the future.
My articles have also been published in various platforms, including professional journals, magazines, and newspapers. The discussion covers a wide range of topics such as future proofing city, tree management and urban liveability.
2018/07/09 ICE: An Outline to Future-proofing Our Cities with Ten Immediate Steps
This paper identifies ten key areas where governments, planners, investors and the individuals responsible for shaping our cities, can refocus their priorities and funding in order to more effectively utilise both the limited financial and natural resources available. Entering a period of massive disruption, a paradigm shift is urgently required in the means of conceiving, delivering and managing city development.
5. Studio Events
I was also participating in many different activities in both Hong Kong and the Mainland, and sharing my knowledge to my students, professional experts and the public last year.