Today, almost 80% of all city dwellers live in Asian cities. In "The Future of Urbanization: What Can We Learn from Asian Cities?" a panel will examine the challenges and opportunities of urban life in Asia and suggest lessons for cities around the globe.
The University of Pennsylvania’s Institute for Urban Research Hosts a 10th Anniversary Special Event - The Future of Urbanization: What Can We Learn from Asian Cities?
Hosted by the Penn Institute for Urban Research at the University of Pennsylvania
Abha Joshi-Ghani, director, Knowledge and Learning, The World Bank Institute;
Kyung-Hwan Kim, president, Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements; professor, School of Economics, Sogang University;
Bimal Patel, president, CEPT University;
Saskia Sassen, professor of sociology, Columbia University; co-chair, Committee on Global Thought; and
Anthony Yeh, dean of the Graduate School, University of Hong Kong.
|WHEN:||Thursday, March 27, 2014|
The Inn at Penn
3600 Sansom Street
|DETAILS:||This event is free and open to the public. Space is limited and registration is required. Full details are available at www.penniur.upenn.edu.|