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MAN WITH THE PLAN: LIU THAI KER

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This event is full! Please find the latest timing & payment details - the event will start at 6.30pm & end at 8pm sharp. Dr. Liu's talk will start at 6.50pm.


Friday, 21 Oct, 2016 06:30pm - 08:00pm - MAN WITH THE PLAN: DR. LIU THAI KER

The Harvard Club of Singapore presents Dr. Liu Thai Ker, the father of city planning in Singapore. He will be giving us a talk on a humanist's heart, scientist's mind and artist's eyes - stories behind his planning journey. Dr. Liu Thai Ker is Senior Director at RSP Architects, Planners & Engineers. He was Chief Atchitect and CEO of the Housing & Development Board, and later Chief Planner and CEO of the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA). Dr. Liu was instrumental in the successful implementation of public housing in Singapore and the formulation of URA's concept plan for Singapore's development into the 21st century. Internationally, he has provided architecture and planning services in over 40 cities around the world.

Venue: RSP Architects Planners & Engineers (Pte) Ltd 7th Floor Thong Teck Building 15 Scotts Road Singapore 228218
Cost: $20
RSVP: events@harvardclub.sg

Dr. Liu is also Chairman of the Center for Liveable Cities and was Chairman of the National Arts Council and the Singapore Tyler Print Institute. He has served as Adjunct Professor at the School of Design and Environment, the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Among his many awards are the Public Administration Medal (Gold) 1976, the Meritorious Service Medal 1985, the Medal of the City of Paris, France in 2001, and the 2015 National Day Awards - The Distinguished Service Order.

Program:
6.30: Registration
6.45: Introduction
6.50: Talk by Dr. Liu Thai Ker
7.45: Q&A
8.00: End

Event Timeline
Fri Oct 21, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM SGT
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Venue
RSP Architects Planners & Engineers (Pte) Ltd 7th Floor Thong Teck Building 15 Scotts Road Singapore 228218
Tickets
Standard $20.00
Venue Address
RSP Architects Planners & Engineers (Pte) Ltd 7th Floor Thong Teck Building 15 Scotts Road Singapore 228218 Singapore
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Harvard Club of Singapore
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