The seminar of“New Challenge – Net Zero Carbon Architectural Design” sponsored by Zero CarbonGreen Building Technology Promotion Committee of China Engineering &Consulting Association Architecture Sub-committee, Guangzhou EngineeringGeotechnical Survey & Design Association and GZDI was held in the afternoonof Mar. 7 at Guangzhou Library.
The seminar was attended by over 400people including Cai Ying, Deputy Director-General of Guangdong Housing andUrban-Rural Development Department, Chen Zhen, Secretary General of ChinaEngineering & Consulting Association Architecture Sub-committee, ZhouHelong, President of GZDI, Zero Carbon Green Building Technology Promotion Committeeexperts and members, relevant officials from Guangzhou Land Resources and PlanningCommission, Guangzhou Housing and Urban-Rural Construction Committee, and Guangdong-HongKong-Macao Building Industry Association, as well as architects from variousdesign institutes. The seminar was chaired by Ma Zhencong, President of GuangzhouEngineering Geotechnical Survey & Design Association.
Inhis opening address, Cai Ying, Deputy Director-General of Guangdong Departmentof Housing and Urban-Rural Development, pointed out that net zero carbonarchitectural design highly corresponds to the development idea in the new eraand the vision of developing a beautiful China proposed at the 19th CPC National Congress, and called upon experts to contribute inspiring ideas,the housing and urban-rural development authorities at various levels andindustry associations to strengthen publicity and promotion efforts, and thearchitects to shoulder more responsibilities and being pioneering andinnovative, so as to explore a net zero carbon design approach that isadaptable to the reality of Guangdong and make the province even more beautiful.
Mr.Edward Mazria, a renowned architect of the
At the closing speech, ChenZhen, Secretary General of China Engineering & Consulting Association ArchitectureSub-committee, addressed that