On December 10th, 2014, the School of Geography and Planning held the Practice Base Awarding Ceremony in Shenzhen Institute of Urban Planning and Design. The School secretary of party committee Zhang Yuanxun, head of department of Urban and Regional Planning professor Liu Yugang, associate head professor Yuan Yuan, teacher Kong Biyun and thirty students of our school attended the ceremony. The awarding ceremony was attended by vice president of Shenzhen Institute of Urban Planning and Design Huang Weidong, the chief planner Du Yan, director Chen Min and other alumni.
At first, the vice president Huang Weidong made a speech that encouraged students to participate in social science, apply their knowledge, learn the operation mode of the company, and lay a solid foundation for personal career development. The secretary of the party committee Zhang Yuanxun expressed our school’s sincere thanks to the workmates, especially to the chief planner Du Yan who was employed at our school. He hoped that both sides could make win-win cooperation and trained more talents to work for Chinese planning and consulting industry. Then, the leaders of our school awarded the plaque “Practice Base of the School of Geography and Planning of Sun Yat-sen University” to the Shenzhen Institute of Urban Planning and Design. At last, the vice president Huang Weidong and the chief planner Du Yan introduced the main planning, scientific research and talent development scheme of Pearl River Delta.
In the afternoon, the representatives of Shenzhen Institute of Urban Planning and Design showed our school students around the new district of Shenzhen, provided great chance to learn the planning industry.