Brief History of Urban Planning Development in Shanghai


Lectures on Selected Contemporary China Urban IssuesThe 13th lecture


Brief History of Urban Planning Development in Shanghai


Chaired by: Professor Wu Jiang




Lecturer: Yu Sijia

Time: 19: 00-20: 35, June 06th, 2018


Venue: Hall D1, the 5th Floor, Building D, College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Tongji University





The lecture tells about Shanghai modern urban planning history in the latest 100 years and the role of urban planning for urban development and the trend in different historical stages. Especially in the post-period of the reform and opening up, the general development trajectory, bottleneck and countermeasure faced by China's mega-cities. From the incremental expansion to the upgradation of connotation, from the physical morphology to the humanistic space, the urban planning history of Shanghai is also a process of value evolution of city development.