Conference Programme 会议日程

3rd International Conference on Canadian, Chinese and African Sustainable Urbanization

BELT, ROAD & NODE: New Influences & Paradigms in City Building

Chengdu, China

July 15-17, 2019


ICCCASU3 Programme

(2nd Draft, April 10, 2019)


DAY 1-July 15, 2019


9:00 Registration



1:00-1:30 ICCCASU3 Opening Ceremony

MC: Jean Marie Cishahayo (Chinese, English, French)


1:30-3:00 1st Keynote Speech Session

Chair: Naison Mutizwa-Mangiza, Director of Regional Office for Africa, UN-Habitat & H.E Martin Mpana, Ambassador of Cameroon to China


-Representative (TBD)


-Célestine KETCHA Epouse COURTES

Minister of Housing and Urban Development, Cameroon

-Joe Berridge

Urban Planner/Partner, Urban Strategies INC, Canada


3:00-3:30 Coffee Break


3:30-5:00: 2nd Keynote Speech Session

Chair: Yanli Gao, Director of China Land Surveying and Planning Institute & Benjamin Gianni, Professor of Carleton University, Canada


-Anne Gilbert

Member of the Royal Society of Canada, Canada

-Bojie Fu
Member of Chinese Academy of Science, China

-Caroline Wanjiku Kihato (TBC)

Director of Urban Policy Program of WIEGO, South Afric

5:00-6:00 Round Table

Cross Exchanges between Policy Makers and Academics on

New Influences and Paradigms in City Building under ‘Asian Century’


Alioune Badiane, TUTTA President, Senegal & ICCCASU Honorary President



Epouse COURTES, Célestine KETCHA, Minister of Housing and Urban Development, Cameroon (TBD)

Tuts, Rafael, Director of Programme Division, UN-Habitat (TBD)

Yanli Gao, Director of China Land Surveying and Planning Institute (TBD)

Berridge, Joe, Partner, Urban Strategies INC, Canada (TBD)

Representative from CCUD

Representative from Chengdu Municipality

Yemeru, Edlam, Chief of Urbanization Section, Social Development Policy Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, Ethiopia (TBD)

Cain, Allan, Director, Development Workshop, Angola

Wanjiku Kihato, Caroline, Director, WIEGO Urban Policies Programme, South Africa (TBD)

Gilbert, Anne, Member of the Royal Society of Canada

Zacharias, John, Chair Professor/ 1000 Scholar, Peking University, China

Han, Ruibo, Director of Programs at the Center of Geospatial Science, University of Maryland, United States

Michel Max Raynaud, Vice-président de l’APERAU Bureau des Amériques, Université de Montréal, Canada

Gianni, Benjamin, Former Director of the School of Architecture, Carleton University, Canada



6:30 Dinner



DAY 2-July 16, 2019


9:00 SUD3 Opening Ceremony and Keynote Speech Session



1:30-2:30 SUD3/ICCCASU3 Panel Sessions

2:30-3:30 SUD3/ICCCASU3 Panel Sessions

3:30-4:00 Coffee Break

4:00-5:00 SUD3/ICCCASU3 Panel Sessions

5:00-6:00 SUD3/ICCCASU3 Panel Sessions



6:30 SUD3 Gala



DAY 3-July 17, 2019

Field visit/trip (参观大熊猫)

Participants leaving from Chengdu

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