About the Forum
This Global Leadership Forum is a collaboration between the Urban Land Institute and the Asia Society which convenes leaders from business, government, and academia. The Pacific Cities Sustainability Initiative (PCSI) aims to generate new content in a cross sector interdisciplinary manner to address the challenges of producing sustainable communities.
During this three-day forum, municipal sustainability professionals and experts will gather in Hong Kong to share information and develop relationships that facilitate and enrich on-going cross-regional exchanges of experience and expertise.
- Building the Livable City
- Creating Green Urban Jobs and Industries
- Managing Urban Sustainability
- Green Transportation and Human Scale Development
- Living in the Sustainable City
- The Future of the Livable City
- Public Health, Education, Recreation and Culture
- Urbanization and Migration
- Innovation and Technology
This event will be held in the Asia Society’s new Hong Kong Center which has been created through the adaptive reuse of the former British Army Explosives Magazine Compound. For information on this unique building, please click here.
Attendees will be asked to book their own accommodation. The following hotels are nearby the Asia Society’s Hong Kong Center:
Pacific Place, 88 Queensway
Participants are welcome to contact Grace Fan at their own expense if they would like assistance booking airfare.
To help support or be a sponsor of this initiative, please contact Uwe Brandes.
The Pacific Cities Sustainability Initiative (PCSI) is a collaborative dialogue which aims to foster long-term sharing of urban sustainability strategies between communities across the Pacific Rim. Launched in 2009 with the support of the USC Marshall School of Business and the UCLA Anderson School of Management, the initiative is a joint program of the Asia Society and the Urban Land Institute with support from leading organizations engaged in solving unprecedented challenges associated with rapid urbanization in Asia and across the Pacific Rim. PCSI convenes select thought leaders from business, government, and academia with the express aim of fostering new alliances, sharing innovative strategies and showcasing effective practices.